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Last $49.57 USD
Change Today -0.59 / -1.18%
Volume 735.1K
MWV On Other Exchanges
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As of 8:04 PM 06/2/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

Transactions by MEADWESTVACO CORP (MWV) in the last 6 months

Announced 03/31/15
International Paper Company, Carolina Coated Bristols Business

MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE:MWV) entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Carolina coated bristols business from International Paper Company (NYSE:IP) on March 31, 2015. The transaction is expected to close by the end of April 2015.

MWV's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 03/31/15.
Investor / Buyer
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Creditor / Lender
International Paper Company
Announced 01/26/15
11.64B for MeadWestvaco Corporation

Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE:RKT) entered into a definitive combination agreement to acquire MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE:MWV) from Starboard Value LP, Starboard Leaders Fund LP and others for $8.3 billion in a stock swap on January 25, 2015. As per the agreement, Rock-Tenn and MeadWestvaco will be combined to form a new company. The shareholders of MeadWestvaco will receive 0.78 shares in the combined company for each share held in MeadWestvaco and the shareholders of ...
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MWV's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 01/26/15.
Announced 01/22/15
MeadWestvaco Corporation, European Tobacco Folding Carton Business

Arch Packaging Group AB signed a definitive agreement to acquire European tobacco folding carton business from MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE:MWV) on January 22, 2015. European tobacco folding carton business had revenues of $190 million. The sale includes operations at three facilities in Graz, Austria; Krakow, Poland; and Moscow, Russia. Also included in the sale is the tobacco and confectionery folding carton business in Svitavy, Czech Republic. The Svitavy plant ...
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MWV's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 01/22/15.
Investor / Buyer
Arch Packaging Group AB
Creditor / Lender
MeadWestvaco Corporation
Announced 01/8/15
MWV Specialty Chemicals

MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE:MWV) agreed to spin off its Specialty Chemicals business on January 8, 2015. The spin off will result in two independent, publicly traded companies. The Board of Directors has approved the deal. The spinoff is expected to be completed by the end of 2015. MWV expects to receive cash from the spinoff that will be used primarily to pay down debt. The transaction is subject to a legal opinion on the tax-free nature of the transaction. Bank ...
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MWV's price was unchanged after the transaction was announced on 01/8/15.
Creditor / Lender
MeadWestvaco Corporation

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Price/Sales 1.5x
Price/Book 2.7x
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