Albertson's Jumps on Takeover Rumor

Access agrees to acquire PalmSource; Yellow Roadway cuts guidance; plus more companies in the news Friday reports that Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Apollo Advisors LP, Bain Capital LLC, Thomas H. Lee Partners, and Carlyle Group are interested in buying Albertson's ( ABS ), which could fetch $16 billion, including debt assumption. Albertson's wasn't available for comment.

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