SoftBank (SFTBF.PK) CEO Masayoshi Son has forecast that his company's $21.6B acquisition of...

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SoftBank (SFTBF.PK) CEO Masayoshi Son has forecast that his company's $21.6B acquisition of Sprint (S) should achieve savings of ¥200B ($2B) a year over the next four years. The deal should be completed early next month, barring a late twist involving Dish (DISH) or regulatory problems, Son said at a shareholders meeting. He acknowledged that SoftBank considered buying T-Mobile (TMUS) as an alternative to Sprint.