Nvidia (NVDA) +0.6% AH after BSN passes on a very questionable rumor Intel (INTC) is thinking of...

Nvidia (NVDA) +0.6% AH after BSN passes on a very questionable rumor Intel (INTC) is thinking of buying the company and making Nvidia chief Jen-Hsun Huang its next CEO. Antitrust regulators probably wouldn't take kindly to Intel buying the world's #1 GPU vendor. BSN: "This rumor should be taken not with a grain of salt, but rather with a whole 18-wheeler truck filled with the said ingredient."

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  • Rob Tanner
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    Anitrust aside, best thing they could do with $15B
    13 Dec 2012, 06:17 PM Reply Like
  • SapientInvestor
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    Nvidia is only 7.8B market cap with 3.5B in cash. I dont know why they havent done it already or at least tried.
    13 Dec 2012, 10:59 PM Reply Like
  • gmmpa
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    I would love to go to that wedding. I agree it will never happen unless Nvidia is in financial trouble. Nvidia is not. Both are very good companies. I owned both but gave up on NVDA for better opportunities elsewhere.
    13 Dec 2012, 07:38 PM Reply Like
  • pman6
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    the most absurd rumor I've heard in recent times
    13 Dec 2012, 11:54 PM Reply Like
  • MexCom
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    A story based on a fortune cookie? Retain the Intel name after the merger? How about a Chinese name to double the stock price? As creative as the author has been - if all true the Govt. would not be on the anti-trust bandwagon at a time when they are trying to woo the Republicans to go along with the proposed tax increase on the high end tax payers.
    14 Dec 2012, 06:26 AM Reply Like
  • Jim Fish
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    Won't be a new outside CEO... the board will go with Ortellini's recommendation (one of his 3 lieutenants). Absurd on that part, but could see this deal happening.
    14 Dec 2012, 08:15 AM Reply Like
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