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Exelon (EXC) Advises Only 12% Of NRG (NRG) Shares Tendered in Hostile Takeover Bid

Exelon just announced that support for its $6.2 billion bid to takeover NRG Energy appears to have waned among NRG shareholders. Exelon still wants to take over the company, but in a letter to NRG shareholders, it advised that only about 12% of NRG’s outstanding shares had been tendered, a big drop from February’s statistic of 51%. The two companies are counting down to a crucial NRG stockholder’s meeting on July 21, when shareholders will … Read the rest

LDK Solar (LDK) Buyout Rumors Swirl Again

Several months ago when LDK was trading about 200% higher from current levels, the rumors began to swirl that Siemens would make a buyout bid of LDK Solar at around $55/share.  Well, it appears the rumors are making the rounds again that LDK Solar will be taken out.  StreetInsider.com is out with the following note:

“Shares of LDK are moving higher today on unconfirmed rumors the company could be the target of a takeover bid. … Read the rest