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Shares of AT&T (NYSE:T) edged slightly higher in late afternoon hours. AT&T reported quarterly earnings of 66 cents per share, slightly better than expected. Revenues for AT&T also increased 2.2 percent to $32.2 billion from a year earlier. “We’re setting the standard for 4G LTE speeds and network reliability. Our fiber and U-verse expansion projects are ahead of schedule bringing high-speed broadband to millions more customers,” said Randall Stephenson, AT&T chairman and CEO. “With these initiatives, we’re seeing excellent growth across our major platforms — mobility, U-verse and strategic business services.”

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