Verizon Wireless (VZ, VOD) claims 64 companies are interested in acquiring 700 MHz. spectrum it...

|About: Verizon Communications (VZ)|By:, SA News Editor

Verizon Wireless (VZ, VOD) claims 64 companies are interested in acquiring 700 MHz. spectrum it plans to sell once the FCC gives its expected approval to the company's cable spectrum purchases. That's up from 36 in May. AT&T (T - previous) and U.S. Cellular (USM) are among those who have already expressed interest, though T-Mobile and others have questioned the value of the spectrum, which could interfere with a TV channel.