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Verizon's Upside

By Chris Hill - Apr 18, 2013 at 7:18PM

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Could Verizon have more room to run?

The following video is from Thursday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Jeff Fischer and Jason Moser discuss the top business and investing stories of the day.

Shares of Verizon (VZ 0.80%) rose on Thursday after the company reported a 16% jump in quarterly profits. Revenue from the company's wireless business was $19.5B, up nearly 7% year over year. Should investors take stock in Verizon? Are AT&T (T -0.14%) and Sprint Nextel (T -0.14%) better bets? In this installment of MarketFoolery, our analysts discuss the wireless landscape and the future of Verizon.

The relevant video segment can be found between 10:46 and 16:22

For the full video of today's MarketFoolery, click here.

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