GE-Honeywell's European Negation

Also: news on Ikos Systems, Earthgrains and other stocks in the news

The European Union blocked General Electric's (GE ) proposed acquisition of Honeywell (HON ). (7/3)

Coflexip ADS (CXIPY ) says it is aware of a public offer by Technip. (7/3)

Synopsys Inc. (SNPS ) will acquire Ikos Systems (IKOS ) for a price range of $6-$20 per share. (7/3)

U.S. Vision (USVI ) will be acquired by a group led by owners of 25% of the company's common shares for $4.25 per share cash. (7/3)

TMP Worldwide (TMPW ) agreed to buy (HOTJ ) for 0.2195 TMP share per HotJobs share. (7/2)

Sara Lee (SLE ) will buy Earthgrains Co. (EGR ) for $40.25 cash per share. (7/2)

Commercial Net Lease (NNN ) agreed to acquire Captec Net Lease (CRRR ) on the basis of 0.4575 Commercial Net share, 0.21 share new class of CNL pref. stock, 9% Series A non- voting pref. stock, and $1.27 cash per CRRR share. (7/2)

According to a press report, UAL Corp. (UAL ) will end its planned acquisition of US Airways (U ). (7/2)

J.W. Childs Associates and Halifax Group L.L.C. will buy Insight Health (IHSC ) for $18 cash per share. (7/2)

Boston Scientific (BSX ) agreed to buy Cardiac Pathways (CPWY ) for $5.267 per share. (6/29)

SouthTrust Corp. (SOTR ) will purchase Community Bankshares (CBIV ) for 1.5904 SouthTrust shares per CBIV share. (6/29)

Barr Laboratories (BRL ) will acquire Duramed Pharmaceutical (DRMD ) on the basis of one Barr share for every 3.9032 Duramed shares. (6/29)

PJ Acquisition will acquire PJ America (PJAM ) for $8.75 per share. (6/29)

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