AuRico Gold (AUQ -0.9%) agrees to buy Northgate Minerals (NXG) for C$1.46B ($1.48B) in a deal...

|About: AuRico Gold (AUQ)|By:, SA News Editor

AuRico Gold (AUQ -0.9%) agrees to buy Northgate Minerals (NXG) for C$1.46B ($1.48B) in a deal that will create an intermediate gold company. Northgate had a market capitalization of $920M at Friday's close and shares are +57% premarket. (PR)