Hertz (HTZ) is close to its deal to acquire Dollar Thrifty (DTG), according to several reports...

|About: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)|By:, SA News Editor

Hertz (HTZ) is close to its deal to acquire Dollar Thrifty (DTG), according to several reports that place the price around $87.50/share (about $2.5B) - largely as expected but much higher than a 2010 offer around $1.2B. DTG is up 7% over the past two days.