Benzinga's M&A Chatter for Friday September 14, 2012
The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Friday September 14, 2012:
Hearing Axel Springer Offer for Monster Worldwide
Spokespersons for Monster Worldwide and Axel Springer were not available for comment on the report.
Monster Worldwide is reportedly in the final stages of the sale process, which is rumored to include several private equity names and public companies, including Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL), News Corp (NASDAQ: NWSA) and Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM).
Monster Worldwide closed at $8.24 Friday, a loss of 3.06% on 3.5 times average volume.
Hearing Brasil Foods Offer for Tyson Foods
The Brasil Foods CEO said he was not interested in acquiring Tyson Foods, according to Bloomberg. A Tyson spokesperson was not available for comment.
Tyson Foods closed at $16.46 Friday, a gain of 0.67% on higher than average volume.
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