Buyouts Abound Prices Astound in 'Year of the M&A'

Triplett, Tim
January 2007
Metal Center News;Jan2007, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p38
Trade Publication
The article offers information regarding the mergers and acquisitions of corporations in 2006 in the U.S. The acquisitions of Earle M. Jorgensen Co. and Yarde Metals by the Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. lead for business rivalry with perennial market leader Ryerson Inc. The acquisitions of The Hearn Group and the VPK Metal chain caused ThyssenKrupp Materials NA to expand in Canada. Europe's Tenaris, the pipe and tube sector in South Africa acquired Maverick Tube Corp.


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