It looks like the mergers & acquisition (M&A) wave is continuing, particularly in the telecommunications space, given the recent news that Dish Network (DISH) and T-Mobile USA (TMUS) are in discussions to merge. "Discussions" means they are attempting to hammer out a deal; there are scant details, and there is a possibility, no matter how remote, those talks could collapse with nothing done.
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