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Lam Research (LRCX) agrees to acquire Novellus Systems (NVLS) in an all-stock transaction valued...

Lam Research (LRCX) agrees to acquire Novellus Systems (NVLS) in an all-stock transaction valued at $3.3B. NVLS shareholders will receive 1.125 shares of LRCX for each of their shares, valuing NVLS at $44.42/share, or ~12.5% above its closing price today. Lam also announces a $1.6M common stock repurchase program. NVLS +10.2% before trading halted, LRCX -3% AH.
Comments (1)
  • interesting spin on how the stock buyback as the same financial impact as if the deal was structured as a 48% cash.
    14 Dec 2011, 06:10 PM Reply Like
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