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  Increasing Competition in Youth and Minority Markets

MetroPCS has benefited from a lack of attention by large wireless providers for youth and minority markets. These telecom giants are now offering pre-paid and no contract service plans that rival MetroPCS. Margins likely will suffer.

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  May overpay for Leap

MetroPCS offered to buyout Leap Wireless in November of 2007. Leap rejected the terms. As of April 2008, talks can resume. MetroPCS may announce a bid that adversely impacts the price of MetroPCS shares.

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  High Long-Term Debt Levels

MetroPCS has used debt to finance its expansion. The $3 billion in outstanding debt require interest payments, and should expansion into new markets not be successful, MetroPCS's will lose money.

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