Dow Jones: DirecTV talking with advisors about AT&T deal

|About: AT&T Inc. (T)|By:, SA News Editor

Dow Jones reports DirecTV (DTV +8%) is talking with Goldman and other advisors to weigh a possible merger with AT&T (T +0.8%).

The report led shares to spike shortly before the close. The WSJ previously reported AT&T has approached DirecTV about a deal.