) agreed to buy Del Webb (WBB
) for $40.51 per share, subject to adjustments.
Marshall & Ilsley (MI
) will buy National City Bancorp (NCBM
) on the basis of 0.58462 Marshall share per National City share.
All shares of STV Group (STVI
) not owned by STV Inc. are to be exchanged for $11.25 cash per share.
Chemical Financial (CHFC
) will buy Bank West (BWFC
) for $11.50 per share.
On Assignment (ASGN
) hired Lehman Bros. to assist it in evaluating options.
Carl Icahn will proceed with due diligence efforts in regard to VISX Inc. (EYE
); Icahn says VISX is showing "sincere" interest in a sale at $32 per share cash.
BFMA Holding Corp. offered to buy the remaining shares of Mortons Restaurant Group (MRG
) for $28.25 per share cash.