Dell $24.4 Billion Buyout Plan Is a Nail-Biter as Vote Looms

Dell $24.4 Billion Buyout Plan Is a Nail-Biter as Vote Looms

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The run-up to the vote on Dell’s $24.4 billion proposal has turned into a nail-biting game of chicken that has left Dell’s side racing to lobby shareholders who consider the bid too low.