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Millennial investors were piling into AT&T in anticipation its big merger with Time Warner would get approved (T)

AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson smiles on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, prior to testifying before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on the proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner.AP Photo/Evan Vucci

Millennial investors had been buying up AT&T stock, according to data from the free-trading app Robinhood.  
The Department of Justice on Tuesday approved the $85 billion merger between AT&T and Time Warner
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Millennial investors were piling into AT&T shares in anticipation the Department of Justice would approve its $85 billion merger with Time Warner

Data from the free-trading app Robinhood, popular amongst millennials, showed 7,278 investors bought AT&T shares using the app over the past week. It is unclear as to what specific days the transactions occurred, so it is possible the bulk of the purchases came after the deal’s approval was announced.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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