Goldfarb Branham LLP is investigating the Board of Directors of Healthgrades (NasdaqGS: HGRD) because of their attempt to sell the company to Vestar Capital Partners. Under the terms of the transaction, Healthgrades shareholders will receive $8.20 per Healthgrades share they own. Shareholders with concerns are urged to contact Hamilton Lindley at 877-583-2855 or hlindley@goldfarbbranham.com.

“The transaction appears to be unfair because the offer price is only a small premium over the $7.89 price that the Company’s shares traded at as recently as May 10, 2010,” stated shareholder lawyer Hamilton Lindley. “Other factors of concern to shareholders include an analyst’s price target of $9.00 per share.”

If you have information or concerns about this transaction, contact attorney Hamilton Lindley at 877-583-2855 or by email at hlindley@goldfarbbranham.com. Goldfarb Branham LLP has significant experience representing shareholders in unfair buyout cases nationwide. The firm provides nimble, creative and effective counsel at all stages of litigation.

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