ShopKo Stores Receives Buyout Offer

WellPoint and WellChoice agree to merge in a deal valued at $6.5 billion, and more deal news

Company Symbol Date Price Comment
CAVALRY BANCORP CAVB 10/3/2005 23 PNFP to buy: 0.95 PNFP = CAVB.
DEX MEDIA INC DEX 10/3/2005 27 RHD to buy: $12.30, 0.24154 RHD = DEX
SCHOOL SPECIALTY SCHS 10/3/2005 40 Says its purchase by affiliate of Bain Capital Inc. will not close, as expected, this week, due to matter of financing.
SHOPKO STORES SKO 10/3/2005 26 Gets $26.50/share takeover bid from Sun Capital Partners Group IV, Developers Diversified Realty Corp., Lubert-Adler Partners, Elliott Management Corp.
SPECIALTY LABS SP 9/30/2005 13 AmeriPath Inc. to buy: $13.25 = SP.
IDX SYSTEMS IDXC 9/29/2005 43 GE unit to buy: $44 = IDXC.
APROPOS TECHNOL APRS 9/27/2005 3 Enghouse Systems Ltd. unit to buy: $2.76 = APRS.
PARTY CITY PCTY 9/27/2005 17 Berkshire Partners LLC, Weston Presidio to buy: $17.50 = PCTY.
WELLCHOICE INC WC 9/27/2005 75 WLP to buy: $38.25, 0.5191 WLP = WC.
CORGENTECH INC CGTK 9/26/2005 2 To merge with AlgoRx Pharmaceuticals Inc... AlgoRx holders to own apx. 62% of combined co., CGTK holders about 38%.
SCHICK TECHNOL SCHK 9/26/2005 25 To merge with Sirona Dental Systems via issuance of 36.97M new SCHK shares; Sirona holders to own 67% of combined co.
LINENS'N THINGS LIN 9/23/2005 26 Hires firm to help explore options, incl. possible sale of LIN.
7-ELEVEN INC SE 9/22/2005 26 Says offer by Seven-Eleven Japan of $32.50 per SE share is inadequate.
CCC INFORMATION CCCG 9/22/2005 26 Investcorp affiliate to buy: $26.50 = CCCG.
ENGINEERED SUPPO EASI 9/22/2005 41 DRS to buy: $43 in cash/stock = EASI.
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