The firm said it raised its rating on the pay TV provider based on a valuation call, and raised its price target on the stock to $72 from $61.
T-Mobile boss John Legere says telecoms have huge, pent-up energy after FCC quiet period
The FCC proposed a rule-making procedure for Restoring Internet Freedom, FCC Chairman Pai's plan to rewrite the Internet rules established under the Obama administration.
As of 6pm Thursday, Comcast, Dish, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon and others can resume strategic talks.
Here are Thursday's top research calls, including upgrades for Citrix, JPMorgan, PayPal and Wells Fargo, and a downgrade for Buffalo Wild Wings.