Not without numerous regulatory approvals.
As a starting point you should research exactly what those approvals are and the probability of success.
Please try and have a follow-up answer to this post in 10 days.
Thanks -- I'd really like to know
I know the difference is that FIOS is fiber to the premise while U-verse is fiber to a node and then copper to the premise.
1.How many end connections connect to the node?
2.What limits the number?
3.Is the copper connection a DSL?
4.How does data capacity and speed differ between the two?
"This is BRK but it's not Buffett and the deduction that they believe DTV as a long term play may actually still be the case but I would argue the circumstances now makes the purchases nothing more than a trade."
They must think the DTV acquisition is going thru.
"One year ago today, the stock closed at $4.43 and it had not yet made the largest purchase in its history - the Connecticut telecom assets."
Follow stocks much? You need a history lesson. The VZ acquisition was a tad bigger.
"He is the type who would scream the lie "fire" in a crowed theater, and you would say the 'movie was bad anyway'..."
Funny, but why don't you share who "he" is.
"no donuts or coffee"
Nobody promised you a rose garden.
You in Maggie Bell now boy.
You'll be getting a wearable GPS soon.