FACTBOX-Potential winners/losers from U.S. broadband plan

Mon Mar 15, 2010 8:00pm EDT

LINE LEASING

* Companies such as Cbeyond Inc (CBEY.O), PAETEC Holding Corp PAET.O and tw telecom inc (TWTC.O), seeking to lease high-capacity lines from bigger competitors, could be winners as they could offer more broadband services to small business under the FCC plan.

* But Verizon, AT&T and Qwest could could be subject to rate regulations in leasing high-capacity lines to companies like Cbeyond (Reporting by John Poirier; Editing by Tim Dobbyn)

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