Acquisition Financing: Does How You Pay for It Have Implications for Success?
- Drawing lines on contingent pay. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p9
Reports that the accounting profession in the United States is examining how contingent payments, in mergers and acquisitions, should be treated for financial purposes by acquiring companies. Purposes contingent payments serve; Views from Robert Willens, vice president of Lehman Brothers.
- Valuation Effects of Greenmail Prohibitions. Eckbo, B. Espen // Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis;Dec90, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p491
Greenmail payments are widely viewed as actions designed by managers to perpetuate their tenure in office. This view, which suggests that greenmail prohibitions would enhance shareholder wealth, receives mixed empirical support in this paper. The average market reaction to charter amendments...
- Merchants reap merger rewards. // Builders Merchants Journal;Apr99, p5
Focuses on the revenues from Travis Perkin's acquisitions. Value of the company's sales for December 31, 1998; Percentage rise on pre-tax profits; Comments from Ted Adams, company's managing director on plumbing and heating market.
- Stock market climbs with merger boom. Halverson, Guy // Christian Science Monitor;6/19/95, Vol. 87 Issue 142, p8
Highlights the rise of stocks in New York due to the increasing number of mergers and acquisitions. Benefits to the companies as a result of linkups; Statistics related to mergers and acquisitions; Reasons for the trend.
- Markets Pushed Axa Revenues Down. // American Banker;8/9/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 153, p20
Reports the drop in second-quarter revenues at Axa SA as of August, 2001. Sale of Axa's United States investment banking subsidiary, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Inc. to Credit Suisse Group in November, 2000; Comments by chief executive Henri de Castries.
- Corporate mergers pose challenges for nonprofits. Watt, Katherine // Inside Tucson Business;11/02/98, Vol. 8 Issue 32, p25
Focuses on financial opportunities brought by corporate merger trends to nonprofit organizations in Tucson, Arizona. Change brought by corporate mergers, as cited by Don Deal, president and chief executive officer of YMCA of Metropolitan Tucson; Special events that give businesses a chance to...
- Earn 30% and up from merger mania. Sivy, Michael; Zajac, Jennifer // Money;Apr97, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p106
Highlights potential earnings to be made from investing in merging companies in the United States. Merger mania in the United States in early 1997; Suggestions for when to buy stocks of potentially merging companies; Six stocks poised to gain up to 51%; Comcast; PepsiCo; Chase Manhattan;...
- They merge, your stock jumps. Hey, what gives? // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);03/24/2000, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p7B
Highlights a study conducted by researchers at two United States universities which revealed the reasons for the increase in the stock prices of rival firms of a company targeted for acquisition in the US. Probability that rival firms will also become targets for acquisitions; Characteristics...
- The economy in perspective. // Economic Trends (07482922);Aug95, p1
Focuses on the economic implications of mergers in industries. Planned merger of the United Auto Workers, United Steelworkers of America and International Association of Machinists; Reasons for mergers and acquisitions; Commonplace bank mergers; Attraction and repulsion of Americans to bigness;...