MetroPCS (PCS) is up 18 cents to $9.93 and a 20,000-lot of Mar 12 calls is bought on the stock for 11 cents per contract. It looks opening and tied to 300K shares at $9.85. PCS agreed to merge with T-Mobile in October. However, according to a Jan 24 Bloomberg story, PCS saw its biggest one day gain in three months Tuesday of last week and noted that the company’s Chief Executive believed the stock was undervalued. The company had previously held deal discussions with at least 8 companies – LINK to Story.
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