Here’s his thesis:
“It would have been terrific for Sprint to get a more consolidated industry with firmer pricing.” Now that's not happening.
Also Moffett says don't expect Sprint to hook-up with T-Mobile now that AT&T is gone - he doesn't see it.
Look at the The Justice Department complaint closely, he says, the government wants to see 4 players in the market not 3.
“Deutsche Telekom knows that. I think it’s extraordinarily unlikely that DT entertains an offer from Sprint should one even come.”
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