How the AT&T (T) deal for T-Mobile (DTEGY.PK) might affect the competition: Verizon (VZ) may...

|By:, SA News Editor

How the AT&T (T) deal for T-Mobile (DTEGY.PK) might affect the competition: Verizon (VZ) may consider a deal with Sprint (S), MetroPCS (PCS +6.2%) or Leap Wireless (LEAP +12.8%), though they would come with “a variety of issues.” Sprint is at risk since it has lost a potential merger partner and faces an even bigger competitor, while Clearwire’s (CLWR -3.2%) predicament has "grown worse."