MedcoHealth Agrees to Acquire PolyMedica

MedcoHealth Agrees to Acquire PolyMedica
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Company Symbol Date Price Comment
GENESCO INC. GCO 8/30/2007 44 GCO says it is evaluating its options with regard to its pending $1.5B acquisition of GCO following the release of what it calls "disappointing" Q2 financial results by GCO.
PEOPLESUPPORT, INC. PSPT 8/29/2007 12 Adopts shareholder rights plan.
PATNI COMPUTER SYSTEMS LTD. PTI 8/29/2007 24 NDTV Profit reports private equity groups Apax Partners and Cereberus are set to buy a 45% stake in PTI at INR 700 to INR 720 per share; General Atlantic Partners and two of PTI's founders -- Ashok Patni and Gajendra Patni -- reportedly will sell their stake in PTI.
POLYMEDICA CORP PLMD 8/28/2007 52 MHS to buy for $53 per share.
COST-U-LESS, INC. CULS 8/28/2007 11 North West Company Fund to buy for $11.75 per share.
GATEWAY, INC. GTW 8/27/2007 2 Taiwan's Acer Inc. to buy for $1.90 per share.
CAROLINA NATIONAL CORP. CNCP 8/27/2007 19.2 Agrees to be acquired by FNSC for about $59M in cash and/or stock. Terms: either 1.4678 FNSC shares or $21.65 in cash, or a combination of stock and cash for every CNCP share held.
WILD OATS MARKETS, INC. OATS 8/24/2007 18.5 A Federal appeals court denied a request by the Federal Trade Commission to temporarily block WFMI's proposed acquisition of OATS.
TOPPS CO., INC. (THE) TOPP 8/23/2007 9 Proxy Governance Inc. becomes the third proxy firm to recommend that TOPP shareholders vote down the proposed takeover by Madison Dearborn Partners LLC and Tornante Co., which values TOPP at $9.75 per share.
TOPPS CO., INC. (THE) TOPP 8/22/2007 9 Upper Deck Co. terminates its hostile tender offer for TOPP, saying the actions of TOPP made conditions precedent to the tender offer incapable of being satisfied.
ETRADE FINANCIAL CORP. ETFC 8/22/2007 15 WSJ reports ETFC, AMTD in merger talks.
TD AMERITRADE HOLDING CORP. AMTD 8/22/2007 16 WSJ reports AMTD, ETFC are in merger talks.
TOPPS CO., INC. (THE) TOPP 8/21/2007 10 TOPP reaffirms its recommendation that TOPP shareholders vote "for" the $9.75/share Tornante-MDP Joe Holding LLC merger deal. Says it has yet to reach a consensual transaction with Upper Deck Co. regarding its $10.75/share buyout offer.
GENESCO INC. GCO 8/20/2007 50.2 FINL says it has retained Bain and Co. to assist in merger integration planning for FINL's pending acquisition of GCO.
MERIDIAN GOLD INC. MDG 8/20/2007 25.1 MDG board recommends shareholders reject recently amended unsolicited takeover offer by Yamaha Gold Inc. of C$4 plus 2.235 AUY shares per MDG share and not tender any of their shares. Board notes that it and its financial advisors find bid inadequate.
MIDWEST AIR GROUP, INC. MEH 8/17/2007 16 Affiliate of TPG Capital to buy for $17 per share.
WILD OATS MARKETS, INC. OATS 8/17/2007 18 A judge rejected the FTC's attempt to block WFMI's proposed purchase of OATS. WFMI could close the deal as early as August 20 if a stay is not granted to the FTC by an appeals court.
RARE HOSPITALITY INTERNATIONAL, INC. RARE 8/17/2007 37 DRI to buy for $38.15 per share in cash.
LAMSON & SESSIONS CO. (THE) LMS 8/16/2007 26 TNB to buy for $27 per share.
FIRST CHARTER CORP. FCTR 8/16/2007 28 FITB to buy for $31 per share, payable 70% in stock, 30% in cash.

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