Minerals Technologies boost offer for Amcol

|About: Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX)|By:, SA News Editor

Not ready to throw in the towel, Minerals Technologies (MTX) increases its offer to acquire Amcol International (ACO) to $45/share in cash.

Last week, ACO approved a $42.75/share merger agreement with Imerys (IMYSF), which had raised its bid in response to a $42.50/share proposal from MTX.

ACO +2.4% premarket.