NEW YORK (
TheStreet) --A slew of deal news was driving a small-cap rally Monday.
(GSIC) was a prominent gainer among small-cap stocks Monday, after
(EBAY) said it will
Shares of ambulance and fire protection services provider Rural/Metro (RURL) was also gaining on deal news, after private equity firm Warburg Pincus said it would buy the company for $438.2 million, or $17.25 per share, in cash. The acquisition is expected to be completed in June, pending shareholder approval.
Shares were gaining 36.6% to $17.15 per share.
Shares of electronics company Spectrum Control (SPEC) jumped nearly 40% to $19.61 after API Technologies said it will acquire the company for $262 million, or $20 per share.
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