The deal that makes sense? Though regulators may still have something to say, investors are...

|By:, SA News Editor

The deal that makes sense? Though regulators may still have something to say, investors are acting like the merger in the office supply sector is a done deal. OfficeMax (OMX) is now up 22.6% premarket, while Office Depot (ODP) is on a 31.2% tear. Retail analyst Rahul Sharma sum up the sentiment: "Consolidation = much-needed capacity cuts. Win-win for all 3 players."