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Tuesday morning, Wm . Wrigley Jr . WWY reported mixed second-quarter results, with continued weakness ..... sales in the U.S. were up a disappointing 3% in the quarter, Wrigley ' s international segments continued to perform well. Sales in Asia
On Thursday, Wm . Wrigley Jr . WWY announced that its shareholders had voted to approve the acquisition of the firm by Mars for $80 per share. The company expects to close the deal Oct. 6. Upon the closing of the transaction, we will discontinue coverage of the shares.
Given the recent deterioration in the credit markets and general uncertainty in financial institutions worldwide, we feel it is prudent to raise our fair value uncertainty rating for Wrigley WWY at this time. Although we don't foresee a problem with Mars closing the deal to acquire Wrigley, the ...
United States or Western Europe impacted Wrigley ' s performance. While sales were in line with our assumptions, Wrigley ' s margins were much higher than we anticipated ..... a myriad of opportunities to leverage Wrigley ' s global footprint.
held Mars has agreed to acquire Wm . Wrigley Jr . WWY for $80 per share in cash, a 28% premium to Wrigley ' s closing price Friday and a 25 ..... price that represents 19 times Wrigley ' s trailing earnings before interest
Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B indicated that it is a financier in privately held candymaker Mars' deal to acquire Wm . Wrigley Jr . WWY . We think this is a classic Warren Buffett move, as Berkshire becomes part owner in yet another iconic American
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Wm . Wrigley Jr . WWY warned of a weaker second ..... increases in the U.S. Wrigley ' s EMEAI segment (primarily ..... Cadbury has been a thorn in Wrigley ' s side in the U.S ..... have established brands. Wrigley ' s volume in North America
its primary chocolate brands to Hershey years ago. Wrigley has made no bones about its interest in chocolate. In addition, Wrigley ' s recent acquisition of premium Russian chocolate purveyor A. Korkunov suggests that its preference is for high-end brands