Telecoms Higher on Deal Talk -- Telecoms Roundup

Shares of telecommunications companies rose amid deal intrigue.

Shares of both Sprint and T-Mobile US rallied after CNBC reported the third- and fourth-largest U.S. carriers were "making progress" in talks about a long-mooted all-stock merger deal.

Rob Curran,

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

September 19, 2017 17:36 ET (21:36 GMT)