5 Top Stock Gainers for Monday: Synnex, Cubic, Kansas City Southern

Cubic, Synnex, Kansas City Southern, ZoomInfo and Oasis Petroleum are five top stock gainers for Monday.
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Stocks finished higher Monday with the Nasdaq seeing solid gains as Treasury yields pulled back.

Here are some of the market's biggest gainers for Monday:

1. Cubic | Increase 7.9%

Cubic  (CUB) - Get Report jumped after it received an unsolicited proposal from Singapore Technologies Engineering to buy the defense technology concern for $76 a share cash, or $2.4 billion. 

Cubic last month agreed to be bought by private-equity firm Veritas Capital and hedge fund Elliott Management.

2. Synnex | Increase 6.5%

Synnex  (SNX) - Get Report shares rose after the call-center operator and tech-hardware distributor agreed to merge with Apollo Global Management's Tech Data unit, a deal valued at $7.2 billion including debt. 

The deal would give Synnex holders 55% and Apollo affiliates 45% of the combined company.

3. Kansas City Southern | Increase 11%

Kansas City Southern  (KSU) - Get Report climbed after the company agreed to a $25 billion takeover by Canadian Pacific Railway  (CP) - Get Report, a stock-and-cash deal that creates the first comprehensive rail network connecting Mexico, Canada and the U.S.

4. ZoomInfo Technologies | Increase 12%

ZoomInfo Technologies  (ZI) - Get Report was higher after analysts at Goldman Sachs initiated coverage of the company with a buy rating and $65 price target. 

Goldman said ZoomInfo was in the early stages of addressing a potential $20 billion market with a less than 2% market share.

5. Oasis Petroleum | Increase 9.4%

Oasis Petroleum  (OAS) - Get Report advanced after the company said it had agreed to contribute all its remaining interests in Bobcat DevCo and Beartooth DevCo to Oasis Midstream Partners LP  (OMP) - Get Report as well as eliminate its incentive distribution rights in exchange for $229 million cash and 14.8 million OMP common units for a total of about $510 million.