Mergers & Acquisitions

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AGN: Allergan Stock Soars on Ackman, Valeant Takeover News

Allergan and Valeant saw their stocks skyrocket following the news of a potential takeover from Bill Ackman and his firm. More 

HSH: Hillshire to Buy Van’s Natural Foods for $165M

Hillshire Brands will pay Catterton Partners $165 million to acquire Van's Natural Foods in a deal expected to close next month. More 

Report: Is Square Mulling a Sale to Google?

According to the Wall Street Journal, payment processor Square has spoken with Google about a purchase. Square denies the report. More 

DISCA, BCOR: Discovery Sells HowStuffWorks at Huge Loss

Discovery Communications has sold the HowStuffWorks website to Blucora for $45 million, 82% less than it paid to acquire the website in 2007. More 

DDD: 3D Systems Buying Brazilian Robtec

3D Systems said it will acquire Brazilian additive producer and 3D scanner and printer distributor Robtec for undisclosed terms, sending DDD stock lower. More 

TWTR: Twitter Buys Long-Time Data Partner Gnip

Twitter says it will acquire its long-time data analysis partner GNIP for undisclosed terms. TWTR stock rose on the news. More 

HRB: H&R Block Sells Banking Business

H&R Block says it has agreed to sell its banking unit to Bofl Federal Bank for undisclosed terms, sending HRB stock higher in Friday trading. More