The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion with host Chris Hill and analysts Ron Gross, James Early, and Charly Travers.
Shares of Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S ) hit a four-year high this week after DISH Network (NASDAQ: DISH ) made a $25.5 billion bid for the telecom. In this segment, our analysts talk about whether they think DISH's big gamble will pay off and why investors (and competitors) shouldn't underestimate DISH's CEO.
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