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Could VSE Corporation Be An Acquisition Target?

Note: All the data, charts and tables in this report were taken from VSE Corporation's investor relations website and relevant SEC filings.

We live in the era of mergers and acquisitions because many companies and institutions are cash-rich and they want to convert their cash into future growth. As most large corporations sit on mountains of cash and other liquid assets that earn them almost nothing in the short or long term due to exceptionally low interest rates, valuable acquisitions start making more sense. This article will discuss whether VSE Corporation (NASDAQ:VSEC) could be considered an acquisition target.

Overview of the company

Originally formed as an engineering consulting firm, VSE Corporation currently offers a variety of services mostly...

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