Michael Dell considers Blackstone's preliminary offer for Dell (DELL +3%) "potentially friendly...

|About: Dell Inc. (DELL)|By:, SA News Editor

Michael Dell considers Blackstone's preliminary offer for Dell (DELL +3%) "potentially friendly to management" and may reach out to the firm this week, the NYT reports. Blackstone has reportedly been scouting possible replacements for Dell should he remain committed to Silver Lake, including Oracle president Mark Hurd.