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General Cable Corp (BGC.N)

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8 Dec 2017
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General Cable Corporation is engaged in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for use in the energy, industrial, construction, specialty and communications markets. The Company's segments include North America, Europe, Latin America, and... (more)

Overall

Beta: 2.77
Market Cap(Mil.): $1,486.45
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 49.96
Dividend: 0.18
Yield (%): 2.42

Financials

  Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 28.68 15.67
EPS (TTM): -- -- --
ROI: -- 11.25 34.62
ROE: -- 13.45 16.00

Attention corporate defense lawyers: Work product is up for grabs if you blab to feds

In 2012, when General Cable Corporation got wind of accounting irregularities at its Brazilian operation, it did just what most large, public companies would do in similar circumstances. The corporation, a global manufacturer of metal, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cables, brought in experienced outside counsel, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, to conduct an internal investigation. Morgan Lewis interviewed dozens of GCC employees, in both Brazil and the U.S. Eventually, GCC determined tha

Dec 07 2017

BRIEF-Hengtong Optic-Electric scraps plan to bid for General Cable, share trade to resume

* SAYS IT SCRAPS PLAN TO BID FOR GENERAL CABLE CORP AS THE BIDDING PRICE EXCEEDS COMPANY'S EXPECTATION

Dec 06 2017

Prysmian sets sights on other M&A targets after General Cable deal

MILAN Italian cable maker Prysmian is looking at three more M&A targets, its CEO Valerio Battista said on Tuesday, the day after announcing a $3 billion deal to buy U.S. rival General Cable .

Dec 05 2017

Prysmian sets sights on other M&A targets after General Cable deal

MILAN, Dec 5 Italian cable maker Prysmian is looking at three more M&A targets, its CEO Valerio Battista said on Tuesday, the day after announcing a $3 billion deal to buy U.S. rival General Cable.

Dec 05 2017

BRIEF-Prysmian CEO sees synergies NPV from General Cable deal of around 1.2 bln euros

* CEO VALERIO BATTISTA SAYS NET PRESENT VALUE OF SYNERGIES EXPECTED FROM GENERAL CABLE DEAL IS AROUND 1.2 BILLION EUROS

Dec 05 2017

BRIEF-General Cable To Pay Fee If Merger Between Co & Prysmian Terminates

* GENERAL CABLE CORP SAYS IF MERGER AGREEMENT BETWEEN CO & PRYSMIAN TERMINATED, CO TO PAY A TERMINATION FEE IN THE AMOUNT OF $47 MILLION - SEC FILING Source: (http://bit.ly/2BIdBUT) Further company coverage:

Dec 04 2017

Italy's Prysmian digs deep to buy General Cable in $3 billion deal

MILAN Italian cable maker Prysmian has agreed to pay a hefty premium to buy U.S. rival General Cable in a $3 billion deal struck despite competing bids from Chinese and European groups.

Dec 04 2017

UPDATE 2-Italy's Prysmian digs deep to buy General Cable in $3 bln deal

* Tightens grip on market leadership (Adds Prysmian executives comments, share reaction, analyst comment)

Dec 04 2017

BRIEF-Prysmian says synergies from merger with General Cable likely higher than forecast

Dec 4 Prysmian executives tell analysts in a conference call after agreement to buy U.S. rival General Cable:

Dec 04 2017

Prysmian makes $30/share all-cash offer for General Cable

MILAN, Dec 4 Italian cable maker Prysmian said on Monday it would buy General Cable for $30 per share in an all-cash deal valuing its Kentucky-based rival at around $3 billion, including debt and other liabilities.

Dec 04 2017

Competitors

  Price Chg
Prysmian SpA (PRY.MI) €27.40 +0.08
Nexans SA (NEXS.PA) €53.72 +0.78
Belden Inc. (BDC.N) $82.30 +0.47

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