Texas Industries (TXI +8.8%) finishes sharply higher after it moves to block a hostile takeover...

|About: Texas Industries (TXI)|By:, SA News Editor

Texas Industries (TXI +8.8%) finishes sharply higher after it moves to block a hostile takeover effort by terminating an agreement with one of its largest shareholders, privately owned investment group NNS Holding and Nassef Sawiris.