While the telecom space might not typically be the most interesting investment landscape, several telecom companies have been absolutely on fire lately. However, when looking at the two largest U.S. carriers -- Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) and AT&T (NYSE:T) -- things aren't always as exciting. However, Verizon presents investors with a potentially lucrative opportunity over the next few months as it's likely to attempt a major transaction to create more value for shareholders. In this edition of our Ask a Fool series, Fool contributor Andrew Tonner explains why Verizon still has room to run.

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