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Out of the Time Warner trade

Late afternoon on 12th Jun 2018, Judge Leon ruled that AT&T ($T) will be allowed to buy Time Warner ($TWX) without any conditions. This ruling is long awaited and what I have expected long ago. It is just unfortunate that the DOJ tried to block a merger with very little tangible harms to the consumer, […]

Bull Put Spread on $100/$97.5 as a way to play AT&T/Time Warner Merger Arbitrage

Time Warner shares traded down towards $101 in the last two days as AT&T announced profit warnings for its upcoming quarterly report due to the increased pressure from traditional cable TV cord cutting and loss of subscribers. AT&T's stock was down to near 52 week lows of $35.70.    The merger deal between the two […]

Media Predicts Intense Regulatory Scrutiny for AT&T-Time Warner Merger

As the dust settled following the annoucement of AT&T and Time Warner’s mega merger, leading media publications are coming out with their opinion pieces. Below are some of them. The New York Times’s Leslie Picker and Cecilia Kang wrote that : AT&T and Time Warner may face a sterner scrutiny than the Comcast-NBCUniversal merger. The combination will form a new […]

Time Warner rises as AT&T considers merger

Consolidation between the two giant companies will form a formidable media tech company… AT&T may be trying to buy Time Warner — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 21, 2016 AT&T Discussed Idea of Takeover in Time Warner Meetings via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 21, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in […] © 2016 Frontier Theme