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  1. What happens to the shares of stock purchased in a tender offer?

  2. Are companies with high Book Value Of Equity Per Share (BVPS) takeover targets?

  3. If a company offers a buyback of its shares, how do I decide whether to accept the ...

  4. How is a tender offer used by an individual, group or company seeking to purchase ...

  5. Why would it be in the interest of shareholders to accept a tender offer?

  6. What usually happens to the price of a stock when a tender offer for shares of the ...

  7. Why are the terms 'merger' and 'acquisition' always used together if they describe ...

  8. How can a company buy back shares to fend off a hostile takeover?

  9. How does the level of mergers and takeovers in the Internet sector compare to the ...

  10. What business structures expose entrepreneurs to unlimited liability?

  11. How do I calculate the Macaulay duration of a zero-coupon bond in Excel?

  12. What are the different ways I can file my income tax return?

  13. Under what circumstances might a company decide to do a hostile takeover?

  14. Where can I find current data on stock buyback offers?

  15. How is a leveraged buyout different from a buyout?

  16. How effective is a poison pill defense against a hostile takeover?

  17. What are some examples of successfully executed leveraged buyouts?

  18. What are some prominent examples of hostile takeovers?

  19. How are corporate poison pills regulated in the United States?

  20. How can a company resist a hostile takeover?

  21. What happens to the shares of a company that has been the object of a hostile takeover?

  22. What is the difference between a hostile takeover and a friendly takeover?

  23. What does a merger or acquisition mean for the target company's employees?

  24. What's the difference between a merger and a hostile takeover?

  25. What does a buyback signify about a given company's financial health?

  26. What's the difference between a merger and an acquisition?

  27. How does a merger affect the customer?

  28. What can a business do to prevent a merger?

  29. What is the difference between a poison pill defense and a suicide pill defense?

  30. What is the difference between a "flip-in" and "flip-over" poison pill?

  31. How do I evaluate whether a company is a good acquisition candidate?

  32. Are acquisitions only for large companies?

  33. What is the difference between a merger and an acquisition?

  34. What are historic cases of companies failing to do their due diligence?

  35. What is the Pac-Man defense?

  36. A cash buyout agreement has been announced for a stock I own, but why isn't my stock ...

  37. What was the most notable hostile takeover of all time?

  38. What is the significance of a Schedule 13D?

  39. What is the difference between an acquisition and a takeover?

  40. What business processes were used to establish the Chevrolet motor company?

  41. When is a takeover bid legally canceled?

  42. What is a staggered board?

  43. What happens to my call options if the underlying company is bought out?

  44. What happens to the stock prices of two companies involved in an acquisition?

  45. What is a back door listing?

  46. How do companies use the Pac-Man defense?

  47. What is the difference between a merger and a takeover?

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