M&A

  1. Comcast Acquires Dreamworks Animation for $3.8B ...

    A quick look at what Comcast owns!
  2. Mergers & Acquisitions Report: 2 Trends in the ...

    Learn what attracts buyers and sellers into today's M&A market, as well as what trends ...
  3. Singer Gets Better End of AGN-PFE Deal Implosion

    Paul Singer increased his stake in Allergen by 204.75% in the fourth quarter. How ...
  4. Fears of Blocked Baker Hughes Deal Pressures ...

    Having federal regulators essentially say "this deal will happen over my dead body" ...
  5. The Semiconductor Industry is Consolidating Again ...

    Shrinking transistors are leading to a consolidating semiconductor industry.
  6. Yahoo Sets April 11 Deadline for Takeout Bids ...

    It is now clear Yahoo management no longer believes it can operate as a standalone ...
  1. How Baker Hughes Will Use $3.5B Breakup Fee from ...

    Baker Hughes will use the $3.5 billion Halliburton break-up fee to improve its capital ...
  2. TiVo Stock Surges on $1.1 Billion Rovi Deal (TIVO, ...

    Given the combined company will generate less than $1 billion in annual revenue, ...
  3. Virgin America Stock Rises on Q1 Earnings Beat ...

    Given Virgin's Q1 revenue and earnings beat, marking the fifth time in six quarters, ...
  4. Comcast Acquires Dreamworks Animation for $3.8B ...

    A quick look at what Comcast owns!
  5. Office Depot Earnings: What to Expect (ODP, SPLS)

    Office Depot is trying to rebound from years of declining sales, compounded by the ...
  6. Halliburton Pre-Announces Q1 Earnings (HAL, BHI)

    How high the stock goes from here will be based on how quickly Halliburton can shift ...
  1. The Basics Of Mergers And Acquisitions

    Learn what corporate restructuring is, why companies do it and why it sometimes doesn't ...
  1. How long does it take to execute an M&A deal?

    Read about the mergers and acquisitions process, and find out why the average M&A deal can take half a year to three years ...
  2. What are some common accretive transactions?

    Find out about accretive transactions and how analysts determine whether or not an acquisition is accretive or dilutive by ...
  3. What are some ways to make a distribution channel more efficient?

    Understand what a distribution channel is and how companies use them to move product. Learn how to make a distribution channel ...
  4. How is a tender offer used by an individual, group or company seeking to purchase ...

    Learn how tender offers are used in takeover attempts, and understand the difference between a hostile takeover and a friendly ...
  1. Biggest Acquisition Failures Of All Time

    Some acquisitions just aren't meant to be. Here are a select few acquisitions that ...
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