WSJ reports LMT, 3 private equity firms abandoned talks to buy CSC.
Rejects unsolicited takeover offer from MNT of 0.62 MNT share per MRX share; says it still committed to merging with IMDC.
J JILL GROUP
LIZ bids $18 per share.
CSCO to buy: $43 = SFA.
VNU terminates plan to acquire RX.
VGR ups bid to 0.54 VGR per NVAL share from 0.461.
PRSP to buy: 0.3577 PRSP, $7.50 = SNBT.
NOK to buy: $5.25 = SYNC.
LEARNING CARE GR
A.B.C. Learning Centres Ltd. to buy: $7.50 = LCGI.
Co., JNJ revise takeover deal: $33.25, 0.493 JNJ = GDT.
AGN makes takeover bid of $84, 0.8498 AGN share per IMDC share.
PNC FINL SERVICE
Barrons says some think PNC could fetch acquisition premium up to 20% but deal could be at least 1 year away.
Koch Industries to buy: $48 = GP.
Board to explore strategic alternatives.
Board to review strategic options.
Mossimo Giannulli, Mossimo Acq. Corp. terminate plan to take co. private.
Board okays acquisition by ENMC: 1.4 ENMC share = 1 CMPX.
Investment group to buy for $13.92/share.
IDT commences takeover bid of $2/share.
Silver Lake to buy for $24/share cash.
CEO Daily raises offer to acquire all IPMT shares to $43.50 per share.
OSIP tells EYET that before closing their merger deal, it wants to assess possible impact of certain clinical data.
MI to buy: $18.50 in cash, stock = GLDB.
LA QUINTA CORP
Affiliate of Blackstone Group to buy: $11.25 = LQI.
DPTR to buy: 1.164 DPTR = CECX.
Co. newly formed by Apollo Mgmt L.P. to buy: $28 = LIN.
SERONO S.A. ADS
Confirms it hired Goldman Sachs to help it explore strategic alternatives.
CAP ROCK ENERGY
Lindsay Goldberg & Bessemer L.P, along with its affiliates to buy: $21.75 = RKE.
Golden Gate Capital to buy: $11.10 = GEAC.
Files suit against JNJ to force closing of JNJ's pending acquisition of GDT.
Autonomy Corp. to buy: $13.50 = VRTY.
To merge with newly formed unit of Stark Bank Group Ltd.: $6.00 = PFI.
ADVANCED POWER T
MSCC to buy: $2.00, 0.435 MSCC = APTI.
NY Post reports SFA hired 2 investment banks to help it explore sale of co.
TDY to buy: $17.50 = BTHS.
JNJ says recall of heart devices has hurt GDT's financial health; JNJ, GDT have discussed possibly restructuring terms of their merger agreement.
CEO Gregory Daily sweetens his $38/share takeover bid to $43/share.