EDGEN SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of
Edgen Group Inc. (EDG) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Sumitomo
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New
York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Edgen Group Inc.
NEW YORK -- October 4, 2013
Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national
securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of
Directors of Edgen Group Inc. (“Edgen” or the “Company”) (NYSE: EDG) for
potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct
related to the sale of the Company to Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation in a cash
deal valued at approximately $520 million. Under the terms of the proposed
transaction, Edgen’s stockholders will receive $12.00 for each share of Edgen
common stock they own. Meanwhile, According to Yahoo! Finance, at least one
analyst has set a price target of $15.00 for the Company.
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The investigation focuses on whether Edgen’s Board of Directors breached their
fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct an
adequate and fair sales process prior to agreeing to this proposed
transaction, whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the
Company to the detriment of Edgen’s shareholders.
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