Analysts say the U.S. wireless market, long telecom's fastest-growing sector, looks like...

|By:, SA News Editor

Analysts say the U.S. wireless market, long telecom's fastest-growing sector, looks like it’s hit a wall, as sales of wireless contracts may have shrunk for the first time ever in Q1. One big reason: Soaring iPhone sales in late 2011 "took all the air out of the first quarter... The industry is maturing. Given that the pie isn’t growing rapidly any longer, it’s now a game of share-shifting.”