Cameron Could Build a Richer Buyout

Cohen, Judy Radler
March 2000
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;03/06/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p1
Deals with the bidding competition to acquire building products distributor Cameron Ashley Products Inc. Price of Guardian Industries' bid per share; Views on the bid; Details on the due diligence of Guardian.


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