With earnings season kicking into full swing, Verizon Communications recently put its doubters in check. The company released an impressive earnings beat, but probably more meaningfully, demonstrated that its core business is still roaring on all cylinders. Listen on for the particulars and why this could mean big things lie in store for the major telecom players as they report.

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