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 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%
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.