Dish, T-Mobile Reportedly May Merge
In shocking news Wednesday night, Dish Network and T-Mobile were reported, by the Wall Street Journal, to be in merger talks.
The report, citing “people familiar with the matter,” said that T-Mobile’s John Legere would serve as CEO of the combined company, with Dish’s Charlie Ergen serving as chairman. Agreement has not been reached on a purchase price, the report said.
Leading rivals of both companies, AT&T and DirecTV, also have a merger pending.