A (Fire) Sale for Circuit City?

With its shares bumping along the floor, the electronics chain may not fetch much. But many stockholders are frantic for a buyout
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Investor Mark Wattles, who holds a 6.5% stake in Circuit City (CC), wants to see the beleaguered electronics store chain sold as soon as possible. What's more, according to Wattles, there's more than one interested party that has emerged as a potential bidder. "You will see an announcement within four weeks," he says. The big question: Will the troubled company fetch any sort of respectable price?

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