TOKYO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - SoftBank Corp President Masayoshi Son may get a frosty reception when he comes to the United States this week to meet Sprint Nextel Corp's major shareholders, as he tries to drum up support for the Japanese company's proposed takeover of the No. 3 U.S. wireless service pro Full story
(Reuters) - Intel Corp Chief Executive Paul Otellini said in a letter to the Federal Communications Commission that he supports SoftBank's bid for Sprint Nextel Corp, rather than Dish Network's counter offer. Full story
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's top business headlines, including the sell-off in commodities; and Dish Network's informal bid for Sprint Nextel.
A closer look at the details behind Dish Network's proposal, which competes with SoftBank's bid to buy Sprint, with CNBC's David Faber.
Chris King, Stifel Nicolaus, says DISH Network's informal bid to acquire Sprint Nextel for $7 per share in a deal worth $25.5 billion could spark a bidding war.
DISH Network has made an informal offer to acquire Sprint Nextel for $7 per share in a deal worth $25.5 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal, reports the "Squawk Box News crew.
Dish Network is removing AMC from its channel lineup because "fees are too high." So how should you invest? Matthew Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities, and Carter Worth, Oppenheimer, weigh in.
The sign in the lobby of the corporate headquarters of Dish Network is seen in the Denver suburb of Englewood, Colorado April 6, 2011. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
The Dish Network logo on the side of installers truck is seen in Denver in this file photo taken March 2, 2009. Dish Network Corp, the No. 2 U.S. satellite television provider, offered to buy Sprint Nextel Corp for $25.5 billion in cash and stock, a move that could thwart the proposed acquisition o