Ok, last week we looked at who will be 2013's buyers, now it's time for the other end of the sword for this Friday's poll. Of US-based network operators, which are most likely to get bought out in 2013? Again, you can pick up to three:
Of course, XO has been the runaway favorite for consolidation according to this poll for the last several years, and has not happened yet (unless you count Icahn's minority-shareholder-cleansing event, which I don't). Nevertheless, it's always interesting to see who people within the industry think are the most likely consolidation targets as opposed to the Wall Street analysts.