The FCC has approved the MetroPCS/T-Mobile USA merger. The announcement isn't surprising, given...

|About: T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS)|By:, SA News Editor
The FCC has approved the MetroPCS/T-Mobile USA merger. The announcement isn't surprising, given the agency wants to see AT&T and Verizon face tougher competition. The biggest challenge for MetroPCS (PCS -0.9%), which has ticked higher on the news, remains overcoming opposition from dissident shareholders led by Paulson & Co. (official ruling)