DTV). According to the Journal, the two companies believe acquiring Intelsat would help each substantially reduce operating costs. Shares of Liberty Media Interactive, one of Liberty's tracking stocks, were up 25 cents, or 1%, to $25.06. EchoStar, which also was in the news because of a
partnership with wireless-broadband outfit Clearwire ( CLWR), was up 52 cents, or 1.2%, to $45.45.