Telecom Companies Connecting to Higher Gains - Research Report on CenturyLink, Inc., Verizon Communications Inc., AT&T Inc., American Tower Corp, NetGear Inc.

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NEW YORK,  February 19, 2013  /PRNewswire/ --

Today, National Traders Association announced new research reports highlighting
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), AT&T Inc.
(NYSE: T), American Tower Corp (NYSE: AMT) and NetGear Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR).
Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price
targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

CenturyLink, Inc. Report

CenturyLink reported operating revenue of  $4.58 billion  and full-year
operating revenue of  $18.4 billion. The company is pleased that its investments
in broadband, Prism TV, fiber-to-the-tower and data hosting has paved way for
revenue growth opportunities. The company continues to recognize the customer
demand for new types of services, and last December, it launched its new
savvisdirect product, which meets the increasing demand for a simplified
approach to cloud computing. With these new offerings, the company aims to reach
revenue stabilization by 2014, along with a significant share repurchase program
that it plans to complete by 2015. CenturyLink is one of the many
telecommunications companies that are reinvesting in its business to maintain
its strong position and deliver for investors in the end. The Full Research
Report on CenturyLink, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings
and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: 
http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/b43e_CTL

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Verizon Communications Inc. Research Report

In order to meet the growing demand for broadband services, Verizon invested
more than  $525 million  in 2012 for Wire line communications and IT
infrastructure in  Pennsylvania. The company also invested a vast amount in its 
Delaware  wire line networks and technology infrastructure. Verizon claims that
more than half of US consumers agree that internet service has become their
home's most important convenience, and because of this, Verizon has committed to
providing users access to the communication services they need, anytime and
anywhere. The latest broadband performance tests show that Verizon's FiOS
continues to deliver fast and reliable connections, making the company's service
more preferable to the service of competitors. The company also began investing
in its wireless services long ago, giving it leverage over other telecom
companies in the wireless sphere. The Full Research Report on Verizon
Communications Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at: 
http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/047c_VZ

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AT&T Inc. Research Report

AT&T is one of the few telecom players that may benefit from the switch from
landline to wireless, boasting 100 million subscribers, next to Verizon. As part
of its ongoing effort to invest in 4G LTE, AT&T has upgraded 17 additional
mobile Internet cell sites to expand its 4G LTE coverage. AT&T 4G LTE is the
latest generation of wireless network technology, which provides faster mobile
internet speeds and improved performance. Through 4G LTE, customers are able to
stream videos and apps with ease. These investment programs may provide AT&T
significant opportunities for growth, as more smartphone-makers begin releasing
4G-enabled devices. The Full Research Report on AT&T Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download
free of charge at: 
http://www.nationaltradersassociation.org/r/full_research_report/8e9c_T

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American Tower Corp Research Report

Since transforming into a REIT, American Tower has become popular with
investors. Its business is concerned with leasing tower space for
telecommunication companies, helping telecom companies grow their networks. With
every major telecommunication company trying to expand their networks to serve
more users, American Tower is an attractive company that has significant revenue
growth. Its long-term contracts with customers like AT&T and Verizon provide
investors with stability. Furthermore, the company has superior margins compared
to its competitors, making it a combination of growth and income. The Full
Research Report on American Tower Corp - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: 
http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/773a_AMT

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NetGear Inc. Research Report

NetGear Inc. reported revenue of  $1.27 billion  for 2012, up 7.7 percent from 
$1.18 billion  in 2011, beating expectations. The company is excited about its
recent acquisition of Sierra Wireless Inc.'s AirCard business for  $138 million.
Netgear CEO Patrick LO comments that the acquisition should help the company
gain access to the booming 4G LTE market, expecting technology to grow from less
than  $100 million  last year to over  $1.5 billion  in five years. With this
new acquisition, management expects that revenue will increase by  $2 billion 
by the end of 2014. Due to these recent developments, analysts at Sterne Agee
have upgraded Netgear to Buy and have raised its price target from  $37 to $41.
The Full Research Report on NetGear Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: 
http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/cbfe_NTGR

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