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Overplayed

6 September 2011 By Robert Cyran

The U.S. telco has wagered $6 bln that it can beat regulatory opposition and buy T-Mobile USA. The net benefit of the $39 bln purchase could be in the same ballpark. But few experts thought the odds were better than 50-50. The AT&T boss and directors may have made a poor call.

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