RDO Explores Alternatives

Leibs, Anthony
August 1999
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;08/16/99, Vol. 12 Issue 33, p4
Focuses on RDO Equipment Company and its goal of exploring alternatives for its construction equipment rental sub. Reason the RDO retained Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown; Market capital and acquisitions activities of RDO; Information on the condition of the equipment rental industry; Details on some companies in the rental industry.


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