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Odds of Potbelly Sale Increase With Activist Appointment

Odds of Potbelly Sale Increase With Activist Appointment

Ancora's representative on the strategic review committee could push for a sale if a suitor can be found.

Canada's Cooke Lands Whopper With Omega Protein

Canada's Cooke Lands Whopper With Omega Protein

The target's $500 million sale comes after two activist campaigns and a shelved auction in 2016.

Odds of Potbelly Sale Increase With Activist Appointment

Odds of Potbelly Sale Increase With Activist Appointment

Ancora's representative on the strategic review committee could push for a sale if a suitor can be found.

Canadian Retailers Metro, Jean Coutu Near Combination

Canadian Retailers Metro, Jean Coutu Near Combination

The supermarket chain is in advanced negotiations to buy the drugstore chain for about $3.6 billion, paying 75% cash and 25% stock. Both companies are based in Quebec.

Pepsico, Pinnacle Foods Likely to Kick Tires at Hain After Activist Takes Helm

Pepsico, Pinnacle Foods Likely to Kick Tires at Hain After Activist Takes Helm

The organic food company should probably sell part or all of itself in pieces, according to company followers. Potential bidders for all or part of the company could include PepsiCo, Campbell Soup, Hormel Foods, General Mills, Kraft Heinz among others.

Google's $1.1 Billion Deal With HTC Is All About the People

Google's $1.1 Billion Deal With HTC Is All About the People

The day before Apple's latest iPhones hit the market, Google spends a bundle to secure the talent behind its Pixel smartphone.

Northrop Swoops In to Save the Day for Orbital ATK

Northrop Swoops In to Save the Day for Orbital ATK

The target has been beaten down by one mishap after another since it was formed in April 2014 through the $2.3 billion merger of Orbital Sciences and Alliant Techsystems. Now Northrop will scoop it up for $7.8 billion, continuing the recent defense M&A spree.

Northrup Swoops In to Save the Day for Orbital ATK

Northrup Swoops In to Save the Day for Orbital ATK

The target has been beaten down by one mishap after another since it was formed in April 2014 through the $2.3 billion merger of Orbital Sciences and Alliant Techsystems. Now Northrop will scoop it up for $7.8 billion, continuing the recent defense M&A spree.

Energy M&A Weekly: More Midstream IPOs Expected in 2017

Energy M&A Weekly: More Midstream IPOs Expected in 2017

Following initial public offering filings from BP and Oasis, The Deal has learned of at least two more planned debuts this year. Meanwhile, a number of midstream and upstream transactions took place over the past week.

DowDupont's Complex Overhaul Just Weeks After Forming Pleases Activist Investors

DowDupont's Complex Overhaul Just Weeks After Forming Pleases Activist Investors

Hedge funds Third Point, Glenview, Jana and Trian have all privately voiced concerns about the company's plan to break up.