A potential merger between satellite providers DirecTV and Dish Network is still just speculation at this point. But, one analyst said that if it did happen, there’s a good chance regulators would approve the deal.
AT&T’s pay TV platforms including DirecTV, U-verse and AT&T TV Now will get to keep ABC, ESPN and other channels after reaching a new retrans consent deal with Disney. But a new dispute with Sinclair is brewing.
Elliott Management this week dropped a real conversation starter on AT&T when it called for the company to divest assets, including DirecTV, the satellite provider AT&T paid $67 billion for just four years ago.