Will The FCC Create A Competitor For The New Sirius/XM?
February 20, 2007 at 1:19 PM (PT)
247WALLST.com's DOUGLAS McINTYRE posted an analysis in which he points out that a merged XM and SIRIUS would create a monopoly that would have to be regulated, but he believes a better answer might be to allow another company to come to market with a satellite radio competitor. "DIRECTV, perhaps, partnered with a car company like GM or TOYOTA," he writes. "Or CLEAR CHANNEL, which could put money into the pocket of a company like LORAL or DELPHI, which currently makes satellite receivers."
Read his whole opinion piece here.