White Hats, Black Hats

Lyons, Daniel
December 2006
Forbes Asia;12/25/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 22, p78
The article deals with the interests of software companies in acquiring software developer Red Hat. Red Hat earned $80 million on $278 million in revenue in its last fiscal year, but the outlook for future profitability is not good. Shares have plunged 48 percent from earlier this year, to $17, wiping out $3 billion in market value.


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