AT&T (T) - Get AT&T Inc. Report was up 3.5% in late morning after J.P. Morgan H&Q upgraded it to long-term buy from market perform. Morgan Stanley Dean Witter had upgraded Ma Bell earlier, helping propel it to what are now gains four days in a row. Long distance competitors WorldCom (WCOM) and Sprintundefined were also higher, up 2.7% and 2.5%, respectively.

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