Mergers and Acquisitions

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Did Hackers Get to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s Email?

It would be the final blow to Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) if in the massive breach one of the email accounts hacked belonged to CEO Marissa Mayer. The New York ...
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National Instruments Proposes Merger of Viacom and CBS

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) and CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) saw their shares jump on Thursday after Sumner Redstone’s National Amusements sent a letter to the boards of directors proposing a merger. ...
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Lanxess Moves to Acquire Chemtura

Shares of Chemtura Corp. (NYSE: CHMT) saw a solid gain in Monday’s session after the company announced its acquisition by Lanxess. According to the deal, Chemtura is being acquired for $2.5 billion. Both ...
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Salesforce.com Stock Could Drop 25% on Twitter Buyout

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) may or may not be for sale. Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) may or may not be the buyer. If Salesforce does make an offer for Twitter ...
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Lennar Moves to Acquire WCI Communities

Shares of WCI Communities Inc. (NYSE: WCIC) saw a handy gain after it was announced that Lennar Corp. (NYSE: LEN) would be acquiring the company. The transaction gives WCI a total ...
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What Apple Stands to Get If It Buys McLaren

For a company that has reportedly been reducing the size of the staff in its mysterious automobile program, a story in Wednesday's Financial Times that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is ...
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Eleven Bio Finds Even More Pipeline Growth in M&A

Eleven Biotherapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: EBIO) has been gaining ever attention as 2016 has gone on. The stock traded as low as $0.25 a share this spring and as high as $6 this ...
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Tobira Therapeutics Skyrockets on Allergan Acquisition

Tobira Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: TBRA) shares skyrocketed on Tuesday after Allergan PLC (NYSE: AGN) announced that it will acquire the company. Both boards of directors have unanimously approved the transaction ...
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Tessera Moves to Acquire DTS

DTS Inc. (NASDAQ: DTSI) shares saw a handy gain early on Tuesday after it was announced that this company would be acquired by Tessera Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: TSRA). The transaction has ...
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Vista Equity Partners Moves to Acquire Infoblox

Infoblox Inc. (NYSE: BLOX) watched its shares make a handy gain on Monday after an acquisition agreement was announced. The company said that it has entered into a definitive agreement to ...
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Community Health May Be Planning Sale

Shares of Community Health Systems Inc. (NYSE: CYH) retreated on Monday after making a sizable gain in Friday’s session. On Friday it was announced that the company might be pursuing an ...
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Eldorado Resorts Places $1.7 Billion Bet on Expansion

Eldorado Resorts Inc. (NYSEMKT: ERI) said Monday that it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Isle of Capri Casinos Inc. (NASDAQ: ISLE) for $23 per share in cash or ...
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Tech Data to Pay $2.6 Billion for Avnet IT Business

Electronics distributor Tech Data Corp. (NYSE: TECD) announced Monday that it has agreed to acquire the Technology Solutions business of Avnet Inc. (NYSE: AVT) for $2.4 billion in cash and ...
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What to Expect From Oracle Earnings

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) is scheduled to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $0.58 in earnings ...
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Vitae Shares Jump Over 150% on Allergan Acquisition

Allergan PLC (NYSE: AGN) announced early on Wednesday that it would be acquiring Vitae Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: VTAE). The goal of this transaction is to bolster Allergan’s dermatology product pipeline, and ...
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