Mergers and Acquisitions - Page 2

Pandora Merger/Investment Migrating to Directionless

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) has started having a hard time keeping its investment or merger news straight. After its shares hit a 52-week low on Wednesday, a day ahead ...
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Pandora Stock Price Action Clouds Merger Dreams

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) is facing a hard week ahead of a deadline this week. After reporting weak earnings in May, the only issue which kept the stock from ...
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Why Albany Molecular Is Actually Getting a Very Good Premium

Shares of Albany Molecular Research Inc. (NASDAQ: AMRI) saw a handy gain on Tuesday after it was announced that the company signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Carlyle ...
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Why Forestar Shares Are Making a Run

Forestar Group Inc. (NYSE: FOR) saw its shares make a solid gain to kick off the week after D.R. Horton Inc. (NYSE: DHI) announced that it submitted a proposal to ...
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What Analysts Have to Say About Walgreens Ahead of the Merger Deadline

The Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA) and Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) merger has been the subject of much controversy over whether the deal actually will go through. Analysts ...
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Deere to Pay $5 Billion for German Firm Wirtgen

U.S. machinery maker Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) announced Thursday morning that the company has signed a definitive agreement to purchase privately held Wirtgen Group in an all-cash transaction valued ...
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Did Verizon Offer $100 Billion for Cable Company Charter?

Did one of the largest telecom companies in the country offer to takeover one of the largest cable companies? The New York Post reports that Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) ...
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How Much Could Energen Fetch in a Buyout?

Shares of Energen Corp. (NYSE: EGN) saw a handy gain on Wednesday after the hedge fund Corvex Management announced a 5.5% stake in the company and called for a potential ...
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Why Jefferies Sees 20% Upside in Walgreens Even If Its Acquisition Fails

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA) is one of the few stocks that is actually positive on Wednesday, following an updated analyst call on the stock. Although Jefferies did not ...
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First Data to Acquire CardConnect

Shares of CardConnect Corp. (NASDAQ: CCN) shot up on Tuesday after it was announced that First Data Corp. (NYSE: FDC) would be acquiring the company. First Data will pay $15 per ...
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Ensco, Atwood in $839 Million Offshore Driller Merger

Offshore drilling firms Ensco PLC (NYSE: ESV) and Atwood Oceanics Inc. (NYSE: ATW) announced Tuesday morning a definitive merger agreement valued at about $839 million in an all-stock transaction in which ...
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Nutraceutical Hits All-Time High After Premium Buyout Deal

Shares of Nutraceutical International Corp. (NASDAQ: NUTR) saw a massive gain early on Monday after it was announced that the company would be acquired by HGGC, a middle-market private equity ...
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Will Etsy Be Able to Find a Buyer at the Right Price?

It might have been a while since there was great news out of Etsy Inc. (NASDAQ: ETSY), but nothing lasts forever. Two private equity firms now have taken large stakes ...
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Did Pantheon Get Enough in Its Buyout?

Pantheon N.V. (NYSE: PTHN) shares made a huge gain on Monday following the announcement that the company will be acquired by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO). After the transaction ...
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Verizon Can’t Shake Position as DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week saw its share price drop nearly 1.8% and retain its position as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in the Dow ...
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