"AT&T has approached DirecTV about a possible acquisition of the satellite-TV firm, say people familiar with the situation, the latest sign of a possible shake-up in the television industry.AT&T Has Approached DirecTV About Possible Acquisition - WSJ.com
A combination of AT&T with satellite-TV firm DirecTV would create a pay television giant close in size to where Comcast Corp. will be if it completes its pending acquisition of Time Warner Cable."
Thursday, May 01, 2014
AT&T Has Approached DirecTV About Possible Acquisition - WSJ.com
I'm pretty sure I never ran across the term "natural oligopoly" in my economics classes