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Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Talks Fail
Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Talks Fail

Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Talks Fail

Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Talks Fail

Wireless carriers Sprint and T-Mobile called off a potential merger, saying the companies couldn’t come to an agreement that would benefit customers and shareholders, AP reported. The two companies have been dancing around a possible merger for years, and were again in the news in recent weeks with talks of the two companies coming together after all. But in a joint statement Saturday, Sprint and T-Mobile said they are calling off merger negotiations for the foreseeable future. “The prospect of combining with Sprint has been compelling for a variety of reasons, including the potential to create significant benefits for consumers and value for shareholders. However, we have been clear all along that a deal with anyone will have to result in superior long-term value for T-Mobile’s shareholders compared to our outstanding stand-alone performance and track record,” said John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile US, in a prepared statement. T-Mobile and Sprint are the US’ third- and fourth-largest wireless carriers, respectively.

 

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