Benzinga's M&A Chatter for Monday June 23, 2014
Monday, June 23, 2014 6:40 PM
The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Monday June 23, 2014:
Wisconsin Energy to Acquire Integrys Energy for $9.1B Cash and Stock
Integrys Energy closed Monday at $68.35, a gain of more than 12%, while Wisconsin Energy closed down 3.5% at $45.27.
Oracle to Buy MICROS for $68/Share
The deal, rumored last week in a report from Bloomberg, is expected to close in the second half of 2014,
MICROS closed Monday at $67.98, a gain of more than 3%, while Oracle closed at $41.10, a gain of $0.28.
Harbinger Group Offers to Acquire Central Garden & Pet Company for $10.00/Share in Cash
Harbinger says to date, Central Garden & Pet's Board and management have been unresponsive.
Central Garden & Pet Company closed Monday at $9.58, a gain of 6.5%, while Harbinger gained 1% to close at $13.11.
Report Monsanto Considered Deal for Syngenta
The talks have been terminated, report the sources.
Monsanto closed Monday at $122.10, a gain of $0.02. Syngenta closed at $79.59, a gain of 7%, on 11 times average volume.
Abbott to Acquire Veropharm for $355M-$495M
Abbott closed Monday at $40.73, a loss of $0.12.
Fidelity National Financial's Comdata Attracting Buyout Interest
Comdata was separated from Ceridian in 2013.
Fidelity National Financial closed Monday at $33.20, a gain of $0.31.
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