Mergers and Acquisitions - Page 2

Are Alder Shareholders Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Alder BioPharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ALDR) shares skyrocketed on Monday after the firm announced that Lundbeck would acquire it. The transaction is valued at up to $1.95 billion net of cash ...
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Will AT&T Have to Get Rid of WarnerMedia?

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is being circled by an expert enemy of companies it thinks are badly run and poorly managed. Elliott Management says that the M&A binge that AT&T ...
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Sohu Moves to Acquire Changyou

Changyou.com Ltd.  (NASDAQ: CYOU) shares made a massive gain on Monday after the firm said that it had received an acquisition offer from Sohu.com Ltd. (NASDAQ: SOHU). Under the terms ...
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Vertex Scores Key Analyst Upgrade on Top of Making an Acquisition

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTX) has seen a lot of choppy trading in 2019, rising from about $164 at the start of the year to near $195 during the first ...
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Disney Sells YES Network to Yankees

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) shares dipped on Friday after the company said that it sold its equity interest in the YES Network to a newly formed investor group that ...
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7 Giant Mergers Transforming the Face of Corporate America

In the world of mergers and acquisitions, it seems that large corporations are willing to wheel whether the economy and the stock market are strong or weak. The reality is ...
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Philip Morris International and Altria Want to Get Together All Over Again

There is a long push-pull effort among investment banking advisory trends in which Wall Street tells corporate America how it should be positioning itself. Back when Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Is Amgen Overpaying for Celgene’s Psoriasis Treatment?

Both Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN) and Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ: CELG) shares made a handy gain on Monday after it was announced that the companies had made an agreement in relation ...
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Why Wedbush Sees Over 40% Upside at VMware After Acquisitions

VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW) is on an acquisition spree. Thursday night the firm announced that it would be acquiring both Carbon Black Inc. (NASDAQ: CBLK) and Pivotal Software Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Peppa Pig Finds a New Home at Hasbro

Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) shares dipped on Friday after the firm announced that it would be acquiring eOne in an all-cash transaction. Through this acquisition, Hasbro is looking to advance ...
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Tesla’s Move Into Europe May Not Be Through Volkswagen

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) shares made a handy gain early on Thursday after mixed reports surfaced as to whether German auto manufacturer Volkswagen would be looking to take a stake ...
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Kinder Morgan Sheds Pipeline and Canadian Subsidiary for $3.3 Billion

Energy infrastructure giant Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) announced Wednesday morning that it has agreed to sell the U.S. portion of its Cochin pipeline system to Canada's Pembina Pipeline Corp. ...
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Mastercard Makes Fourth 2019 Fintech Acquisition

On Monday, Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard announced that the Federal Reserve would build and operate a real-time payments system for all U.S. banks by 2023 or 2024. As envisioned, ...
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What Analysts Have to Say About IBM’s Red Hat Acquisition Going Forward

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) announced last week that it is in the process of changing its software portfolio and what to expect from its newly acquired Red Hat. ...
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Wabtec Confirms Planned Exit by General Electric

Wabtec Corp. (NYSE: WAB) and General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) look less and less like they are moving in the same direction. Along with Wabtec's earnings, the company known as ...
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