Chemical Takeout Multiples Heat Up

Grocer, Stephen
July 2004
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;7/19/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 29, p1
Reports on the rising valuations of chemical companies for mergers and acquisitions in 2004. Factors which influenced the rise of private equity activity; Range of earnings by interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) for chemical companies; Role of strategic players in the improvement of transactions in chemical companies.


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