QVC Credit Spurs Speculation

Farrell, Mike
October 2006
Multichannel News;10/16/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p44
The article reports on the belief of one analysts that Liberty Interactive is contemplating a larger share buyback or an acquisition with its move to bolster its credit lines. In an 8-K filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Liberty Interactive explained that it had arranged to expand an existing credit facility through QVC by $1.75 billion. On the other hand, the company has already repurchased about $340 million worth of its stock by the end of the second quarter.


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