Harman International Ind. Inc.(HAR)- NYSE
  • Mar. 31, 2015, 6:57 AM
    • Harman International (NYSE:HAR) announces it will acquire Bang & Olufsen's car audio business.
    • The company will pay €145M ($155.75M) for the business and make license payments for the brand name.
    • Bang & Olufsen systems are in a range of car models that includes Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz.
    | Mar. 31, 2015, 6:57 AM
  • Jan. 22, 2015, 12:15 PM
    • Harman International (HAR -0.4%) is acquiring two privately held car software companies (I, II) for a combined $950M in cash and stock to bulk up its offerings for the "connected car."
    • HAR will buy Symphony Teleca, a software services company, for $780M, and Israel-based Red Bend Software, which specializes in mobile software management, for $170M.
    • HAR says it will add a new division to its original three businesses of infotainment, lifestyle and professional following the acquisition of Symphony Teleca.
    | Jan. 22, 2015, 12:15 PM
  • Oct. 17, 2013, 11:26 AM
    • Harman International (HAR +1%) announces the acquisition of privately-held Duran Audio for an undisclosed amount.
    • The company says it can create synergies by blending Duran's product lines into its own.
    | Oct. 17, 2013, 11:26 AM