A buyout of Quest Software (QSFT +0.6%) at the industry’s lowest premium could leave the door...

|About: Quest Software, Inc. (QSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

A buyout of Quest Software (QSFT +0.6%) at the industry’s lowest premium could leave the door open for higher bids by companies from IBM to Dell, Bloomberg speculates. QSFT is worth 22% more than the proposal from Insight Ventures, based on the software provider’s sales and cash flow, and could attract more buying interest, J.P. Morgan says.