Speculation on a potential AT&T (T) bid for Dish Networks (DISH +8%) intensifies after...

|By:, SA News Editor

Speculation on a potential AT&T (T) bid for Dish Networks (DISH +8%) intensifies after AT&T's deal collapse, aided by a Stifel Nicolaus report raising the possibility that Dish "could very well be the next target for AT&T... We believe Charlie Ergen realizes he is unlikely to ever get a better offer than from a moderately-desperate AT&T that needs spectrum and needs it quickly."