Softbank Shares Fall After Dish’s $25.5 Billion Bid for Sprint

Softbank Shares Fall After Dish’s $25.5 Billion Bid for Sprint

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Tokyo-based Softbank would need to increase the cash portion of its bid by $1.5 billion to $2 billion to match Dish’s offer, Christopher Larsen, an analyst at Piper Jaffray & Co., wrote in a report.