Bloomberg: GE in talks to buy Halliburton's drilling assets

|About: General Electric Company (GE)|By:, SA News Editor

Bloomberg reports GE (GE +0.5%) is in advanced talks to buy Halliburton's (HAL +3.5%) drilling-related assets.

Halliburton has spiked higher on the report, which comes as the company pursues asset sales to win regulatory approval for its planned acquisition of Baker Hughes.

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