Tag Archives: Sprint

Can You Hear Me Now?* Paulson Joins Schoenfeld In Opposing MetroPCS/T-Mobile Deal

*Yes, I know that is for Verizon, but neither company has such a snappy catchphrase. Paulson & Co., of multibillion dollar mortgage short fame, owns about 9.9% of the MetroPCS outstanding stock, making it the largest shareholder. Paulson sent some static … Continue reading

Posted in Activist Investor, Hedge Funds, M&A | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Post on Dish Network’s Intentions for Clearwire’s Spectrum Assets Now Available in Our PRO Reports Section

New PRO Report on the Clearwire/Dish/Sprint/Softbank saga is now online. Join now to get our PRO Reports!

Posted in Business Strategy, M&A | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dish Network Blurs the Reception on Sprint’s Acquisition of Clearwire, Softbank’s Acquisition of Sprint

Dish Network’s (DISH) proposal to Clearwire Corp. (CLWR) makes life difficult for Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) The setup: Sprint owns about 50% of Clearwire.  Sprint wants the other 50% and they have agreed that Sprint will get it and the … Continue reading

Posted in M&A, Private Placement, Shareholder Rights | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment