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EchoStar Bids for Hughes Electronics


Thompson Corp. agrees to buy Newsedge Corp (NEWZ) for $2.30/share. (8/7)

EchoStar Communications (DISH) offers to buy Hughes Electronics (GMH) for 0.75 DISH share/GMH share. (8/6)

Global Airlines offers $27 per share cash for US Airways Group (U). (8/6)

Tyco International (TYC) will acquire Sensormatics (SRM) for $24 in TYC stock per share. (8/3)

Dial Corp's (DL) board says the company's interests would be best served if it is part of a larger enterprise. (8/3)

Some say that Airnet Systems' (ANS) founder Gerald Mercer and some other big stakeholders want to sell the company: BW. (8/3)

Teradyne (TER) says it will acquire Genrad (GEN) for 0.1733 GEN share per TER share. (8/2)

Danaher (DHR) says it will acquire Cooper Industries (CBE) for $54-$58/share. (8/1)

Zebra Technologies says it will acquire Fargo Electronics (FRGO) for $7.25/share. (8/1)

WSJ reports that the US and European regulators are taking a harder look at Cendant's (CD) buyout of Galileo International (GLC). (8/1)

Vishay Intertechnology (VSH) agrees to acquire General Semiconductor (SEM) for $13.54/share. (8/1)

Royal Bank will acquire Tucker Anthony (TA) for $24/share. (8/1)

Intl. Bancshares will buy National Bancshares (NBT) for $24.75/share cash. (7/30)

b>Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) says it will buy for Xtra Corp (XTR) for $55/share cash. (7/30)

GE Capital will buy Heller Financial (HF) for $53.75 per share. (7/30)

US Airways Group (U) and UAL Corp (UAL) terminate their merger agreement. (7/30)

Tucker Anthony (TA) says it is currently engaged in merger talks. (7/27)

Knight Trading (NITE) is vulnerable to a takeover: BW. (7/27)

Coflexip's (CXIPY) board recommends that holders tender shares: EUR 199/CXIPY share or 9 Technip shs = 8 CXIPY shs. (7/26)

Ntelos (NTLO) will acquire Conestoga Enterprises (CENI) for $40 per share in stock, cash. (7/25)


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