Life Technologies Corp (LIFE.O)
22 May 2013
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$12,678.65|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||172.08|
NEW YORK - Roche Holding AG teamed up with Sigma-Aldrich Corp to make an unsuccessful bid for Life Technologies Corp earlier this year, people familiar with the matter said.
NEW YORK, May 21 - Roche Holding AG teamed up with Sigma-Aldrich Corp to make an unsuccessful bid for Life Technologies Corp earlier this year, people familiar with the matter said.
- Laboratory equipment maker Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, which this month agreed to acquire Life Technologies Inc for more than $13 billion, on Wednesday reported a higher-than-expected first-quarter profit, helped by a 10 percent rise in specialty diagnostics sales.
* Barclays No. 3 global M&A adviser, JPMorgan tops league table
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, April 15 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has removed the ratings of Life Technologies Corp (Life Tech), including the 'BBB' Issuer Default Rating (IDR), from Rating Watch Evolving and placed them on Rating Watch Negative. The action follows Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.'s (Thermo Fisher) announcement that it plans to acquire Life Tech. The ratings apply to approximately $2.2 billion of debt outstanding at Dec. 31, 2012. Key Rating
NEW YORK - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc on Monday agreed to buy Life Technologies Corp for $13.6 billion in a deal that would make it one of the top two companies in the hot field of genetic testing.
* Thermo Fisher to pay $76 per share, a 12 percent premium
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, April 15 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has placed Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.'s (Thermo Fisher) ratings, including the 'BBB+' Issuer Default Rating (IDR), on Rating Watch Negative. The action follows the company's announcement that it will acquire Life Technologies Corp. (Life Tech) for a total consideration of about $15.8 billion. The ratings apply to $7.1 billion of debt outstanding at Dec. 31, 2012. A full list of ratings fo
NEW YORK, April 15 - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc : * Shares up 1.3 percent in premarket trade after buyout of Life Tech
NEW YORK, April 15 - Life Technologies Corp : * Shares resume trading; up 7.7 percent in premarket trade after buyout by
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