Top 10 Backbone Stocks

These companies control the main Internet connections around the world.
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Companies that control the communications and Internet interconnections of a lot of networks are known as backbone stocks, because they control the main "trunk" connections of the Internet around the world.

Forbes

magazine recently did an article on these companies and listed the

top 10 backbone stocks

in terms of network connections, which are now being tracked on Stockpickr, including

Level 3 Communications

(LVLT)

and

Verizon

(VZ) - Get Report

.

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