Show of 12-18-2004

  • Sprint-Nextel Merger Confirmed
    • Sprint-Nextel may merger will have 35 million customers
    • Combined market value will be $70 billion
    • 2,500 of Nextel?s 18,000 employees are in the DC area
    • Cingular AT&T recently merged (47 million customers)
    • Verizon Wireless (40 million customers)
    • T-Mobile would be fourth largest with 16 million customers
    • Top three would control 75% of the 160 million cell phone users in US