Market Overview

TW Telecom, Level 3 Moving Higher On Acquisition Rumor

Related TWTC
Stock Market News for July 01, 2014 - Market News
Benzinga's Volume Movers
Level 3 Scores $5.7B Deal for TW Telecom (Fox Business)

Shares of TW Telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC) are trading more than 10 percent higher following an article from BrightWire that Level 3 (NYSE: LVLT) is intensifying talks to acquire the company.

According to BrightWire’s sources, a deal is not imminent, but the likelihood of a transaction has increased. Reasons include improving Level 3 financials and a new CEO that doesn't have “animosities” with TW Telecom’s chief executive.

Shares of TW Telecom were last up 10.67 percent to $35.78 while Level 3 shares were up 2.51 percent to $43.28.

Posted-In: BrightWireNews Rumors

 

Related Articles (LVLT + TWTC)

Around the Web, We're Loving...

Partner Network

Get Benzinga's Newsletters