Seven-Eleven Japan to buy rest of SE for $32.50 cash share.
NVS to buy rest of CHIR for $40/sh. cash.
Private grp to buy HGGR for $29 cash/sh.
COF delays purchase of HIB to Sept. 7.
ISCA, TRK j.v. to buy ATN for $13 cash/sh.
Says director committee formed to review acquisition proposal from Vin Gupta & Co.
PSTI to buy for $19.50/NDC share; at least $13 cash, up to $6.50 PSTI stock.
OSTE reportedly rejects acquisition offer.
Intelsat to buy PA for $25 cash per share.
Raycom Media Inc. to buy: $47.35 = LC
Rejects $11.75/share buyout bid from CEO, plans to pursue strategic alternatives.
Board puts co. up for sale.
JCI to buy: $56.50 = YRK
Accepts sweetened bid from North American Senior Care Inc.: $13 = BEV
J JILL GROUP
Women's Wear Daily, citing finl, market sources, reports JILL is for sale, URBN might be among potential buyers.
To merge into MSFG: about $27.33 or 1.495 MSFG = UCBC.
BEAS to buy: $5.50 = PLUM.
WSJ says WFSI close to finding a buyer, WB among those exploring deal for WFSI.
Reiterates it's considering strategic alternatives to maximize holder value.
Recommends holders accept $21.50/share bid from TUI AG.
To merge with ELT: 0.53 EMITF = ELT.
OSIP to buy: $20 = EYET.
WHR to buy: $21 = MYG.
China National Petroleum Corp. to buy: $55 = PKZ.
Funds advised by Permira, affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis to buy for about $2.549B.
CROWN MEDIA HLDG
To explore strategic alternatives, including potential sale of co.
NEW SKIES SATELL
WSJ reports Intelsat in talks about acquiring NSE for as much as $1.3B.
EAS Group Inc. to buy: $13.05 = BRKT.
SCUR to buy: 0.5 SCUR, $2.73 = CGFW.
Johnson Electric Holdings Ltd. to buy: $6.75 = PRLX.
WSJ.com, citing people familiar with matter, says TOM preparing to put itself on auction block in coming weeks.
North American Senior Care Inc. to buy: $12.80 = BEV.
TheStreet.com reports S preparing to buy NXTP in next few weeks, deal could fetch $30/share.
TDC A/S ADS
WSJ reports 2 private have approached TLD about potential deal to acquire TLD.
Founder, Chairman, co-CEO Mossimo Giannulli withdraws $4/share buyout bid.
DOW JONES & CO
NY Post says heirs of controlling Bancroft family pressing elders to sell DJ... S&P thinks family plans to maintain control.
Finds WHR's $21/share bid "superior" to that of Ripplewood Holdings-led group... Delays MYG holder meeting until Aug. 30.
VCLK to buy: 0.7928 VCLK = FSTC.
Seen higher on market rumors that NVS. might be interested in bidding for SHR.