DISH bulks up finances as it awaits Sprint response

05/13/2013 | Reuters · Wall Street Journal, The · FierceCable

DISH Network today announced a debt sale of $2.5 billion to help finance its wireless ambitions as the satellite provider waits for Sprint Nextel to respond to its $25.5 billion offer. DISH Network Chairman Charlie Ergen said the company has several options if its bid for Sprint falls short. DISH last week reported a 36,000 gain in video customers and 66,000 for broadband in the first quarter.

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