Time to Size Up Telecom Stocks

When the industry's rebound finally comes, you'll want to know which companies stand to benefit

Facing slack demand, fierce pricing pressure, and a cash crunch, the telecommunications industry has experienced a stock-price collapse over the past few months. Since January, the Nasdaq Telecommunications Index, comprising 288 phone-service providers and equipment makers, has dropped 36%. By comparison, even the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite has fallen by a much less depressing 11%.

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