Who Will End Up Owning BlackBerry?

After more than a year since the news first surfaced, Canadian smartphone laggard BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY  ) came into the spotlight once again last week as the company announced it was forming a special committee to review the always-ominous "strategic alternatives." And while it's abundantly clear that BlackBerry desperately needs a tech sugar daddy, what's less obvious is who would want to snap up shares of the struggling smartphone maker. While the company does have some valuable assets, there's also that whole declining smartphone business, which makes the overall value much less attractive. In this video, tech and telecom analyst Andrew Tonner discusses potential suitors for BlackBerry and what he believes would be the best option for the company.

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  • Report this Comment On August 18, 2013, at 10:05 PM, cbglobal wrote:

    Blackberry will be owned by the same people as every other corporation in existance. The shareholders.

  • Report this Comment On August 19, 2013, at 8:24 AM, CZZZZZZ wrote:

    Who Will End Up.....printing an intelligent well researched article on Blackberry first?

    Apparently no one seem interested in the big DoD win last week, focusing instead on recycling the same lame takeover gossip.

  • Report this Comment On August 19, 2013, at 8:52 AM, magnaman1969 wrote:

    I don't take investment adive from Napoleon Dynamite.

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