PAREXEL International Corp (PRXL.OQ)
May 11 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
Activist investor Starboard Value LP reported a 5.7 percent stake in Parexel International Corp on Thursday, saying the U.S. contract research firm's shares were "undervalued" and represented an attractive investment opportunity.
* Corvex also in the stock, sources say; Jana too - filing (Adds company statement, Corvex and Jana stake information, byline)
May 11 Activist investor Starboard Value LP reported a 5.7 percent stake in Parexel International Corp on Thursday, calling the U.S. contract research firm's shares "undervalued" and that it represented an attractive investment opportunity.
* Starboard value lp reports 5.7 percent stake in parexel international -sec filing
* Activist investor Starboard Value LP has taken 5.7 percent stake in Parexel International Corp- WSJ, citing sources Source text : http://on.wsj.com/2q54d9R Further company coverage:
INC Research Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would merge with private equity-owned inVentiv Health Inc, a fellow contract research services provider, in a $4.6 billion all-stock deal to help it win contracts with large pharma companies.
* INC shares rise 19 pct, biggest one-day pct jump ever (Adds comments from inVentiv CEO, analyst; updates shares)
Contract drug research firm Parexel International Corp is exploring a sale, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday.
May 8 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday: