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Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of Gardner Denver, Inc. (“Gardner Denver” or the “Company”) (NYSE: GDI) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (together with its affiliates “KKR”) in a transaction valued at approximately $3.9 billion, including the assumption of debt. Click here to learn more: http://www.rigrodskylong.com/investigations/gardner-denver-inc-gdi. Under the terms of the proposal, public shareholders of Gardner Denver will receive $76.00 per share in cash for each share of Gardner Denver they own. The investigation concerns whether Gardner Denver’s board of directors failed to adequately shop the Company and obtain the best possible value for Gardner Denver’s shareholders before entering into an agreement with KKR. According to Yahoo! Finance, at least one analyst has set a price target for Gardner Denver stock at $85.00 per share. If you own the common stock of Gardner Denver and purchased your shares before March 8, 2013, if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Peter Allocco at Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., 825 East Gate Boulevard, Suite 300, Garden City, New York 11530, toll free at (888) 969-4242, by e-mail to email@example.com, or at: http://www.rigrodskylong.com/investigations/gardner-denver-inc-gdi. Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., with offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Garden City, New York, regularly prosecutes securities class, derivative and direct actions, shareholder rights litigation and corporate governance litigation, on behalf of shareholders in states and federal courts throughout the United States. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.
The ex-dividend date for Gardner Denver (NYSE:GDI) is tomorrow, June 7, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $75.33 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 0.3%.