Rural communications company Frontier Communications (FTR) up 0.7% after its shareholders sign...

|About: Frontier Communications Co... (FTR)|By:, SA News Editor

Rural communications company Frontier Communications (FTR) up 0.7% after its shareholders sign off on an $8.6B stock offer to acquire Verizon's (VZ) local exchange carriers in 14 states. Frontier takes over 4.8M Verizon lines in the deal and triples in size.