6% versus the year-ago period, driven by a 4% and 2% increase in volume and price, respectively, with 1 point of acquisition growth offset by negative foreign-currency movements. Gross margin increased 50 basis points to 44.0%, driven by a
With cash on hand from the sale of Verizon Wireless stake, Vodafone [ VOD ; P/EBITDA 6; yield 5%] has made smaller acquisitions in Spain [Ono], Germany [Kabel Deutschland] and of its Indian subsidiary. There is no longer any speculation of AT
By Laura Starks : With Apache's emphasis on the western Anadarko basin through its acquisition of Cordillera offset by BP's announcement that it is selling its Anadarko gas properties, a look at Jones Energy ( JONE ) is
the world's two largest gold producers - had hoped to have a merger deal announced as soon as Tuesday, reports the WSJ , but talks ..... operations in proximity to each other in Peru and Australia. The merger would have created a combined company with a market cap of more
it has limited analyst coverage, and does not have any notable institutional investors. 2012's "Reverse Morris Trust" merger with MeadWestvaco Corporation's ( MWV ) consumer and office products businesses, where MWV shareholders received 50.5
International Inc. ( SWM ) announced an acquisition of DelStar, Inc. SWM's management ..... the market evidently believes this acquisition is value destructive. Since early November ..... general, I side with the market on the acquisition . The purchase price of ~$231.5
April 18 (Reuters) - Merger talks between Barrick Gold Corp and Newmont Mining Corp, the world's top two gold producers, broke down in the past few days, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday,...
April 18 (Reuters) - Merger talks between Barrick Gold Corp and Newmont Mining Corp, the world's top two gold producers, broke down in the past few days, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing...
information provided in the recent 20-F form Acquisitions , acquisitions , acquisitions - is it a hubris? Josef Mandelbaum, the current ..... finalized its latest, and by far the biggest, acquisition of ClientConnect (CC). CC was the money
year. There were enough reasons for such performance - reverse merger , weak gaming console market, weak margins and rising competition ..... in detail by the investors. Now, after the correction and merger , is a good time to focus on catalysts beyond, which there