Celan Bryant
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The Time Is Now For Clearfield: FCC Funds Growth Through 2017

Clearfield, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLFD), formerly APA Enterprises, Inc., is a Minnesota based corporation. Founded in 1979, the company specializes in broadband/wireless deployment for rural and hard-to-service areas. Due to the Stimulus Bill Clearfield experienced a wave of growth that sent shares up over 300% in the last 52 weeks. Today, I'll share my thoughts on why I think this growth will continue in 2014.

Clearfield Products: Major Brands and Competition Clearfield sells "highly configurable" fiber management and connectivity products to service providers under the brands Clearfield®, Clearview®, FieldSmart®, FieldShield, and CraftSmart®. These products include fiber distribution systems and Fiber-to-the-Premises (FTTP) solutions. Competitors to FieldStart include Corning Cabling Systems (NYSE: GLW), OFS, AFL Telecommunications, Fujikura Ltd, Alcatel, Inc. (NYSE:...

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