Sprint and Nextel merger expected to close on August 12

9 Aug 2005 | Nextel , Sprint | 0 comments


After the shareholders of the two companies and the FCC approved their merger, Sprint and Nextel today announced that the deal will close this Friday, on August 12.

The merger-of-equals between Sprint and Nextel was announced on December 15 last year in order to create Sprint Nextel. After the completion of this merger, Sprint Nextel common stock will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "S."