Pomerantz Haudek Grossman & Gross LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of DDi Corp. (“DDi” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: DDIC) (ISIN: US2331625028) concerning the proposed acquisition of DDi by Viasystems Group, Inc. in a cash transaction valued at approximately $282 million or $268 million net of DDi’s cash plus debt assumed. The investigation concerns whether the DDi directors are breaching their fiduciary duties by failing to adequately shop the Company and maximize shareholder value. Under the terms of the agreement, DDi shareholders would receive $13.00 in cash per share of DDi common stock. However, the price to EBITDA, EBIT and Net Income multiples are below that of comparable transactions. DDi shareholders seeking more information about this acquisition are advised to contact Rebecca Jarmon at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-661-1100 or 888-476-6529, ext. 314. The Pomerantz Firm, with offices in New York, Chicago, and Washington, D.C., is acknowledged as one of the premier firms in the areas of corporate, securities, and antitrust class litigation. Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class action bar, the Pomerantz Firm pioneered the field of securities class actions. Today, more than 70 years later, the Pomerantz Firm continues in the tradition he established, fighting for the rights of the victims of securities fraud, breaches of fiduciary duty, and corporate misconduct. The Firm has recovered numerous multimillion-dollar damages awards on behalf of class members. See www.pomerantzlaw.com.
The ex-dividend date for DDi Corporation (Nasdaq:DDIC) is tomorrow, September 13, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $7.25 as of 9:33 a.m., the dividend yield is 5.4%.