Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Markets & Finance

Is Smithfield Back in the IBP Hunt?


Tyson Foods (TSN) discontinued its merger plans with IBP Inc. (IBP). There is speculation on Wall Street that Smithfield Foods (SFD) may revive its takeover bid for IBP.

Fortis Inc. will buy Core Inc. (CORE) for $4.92 per share cash.

A unit of Pure Resources will buy Hallwood Energy (HECO) for $12.50 per share.

According to BusinessWeek's Inside Wall Street column, three firms are rumored to be interested in American Express (AXP): Citigroup (C), Morgan Stanley Dean Witter (MWD) and American International Group (AIG).

Inside Wall Street also reports that Service Corp. (SRV) has received interest from LBO outfits.


LIMITED-TIME OFFER SUBSCRIBE NOW
 
blog comments powered by Disqus