takeover target

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a company that has been chosen as attractive for takeover by a potential acquirer

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Purchased for only A$1,250 (equivalent to PS670/€940) by his then taxi-driving trainer Joe Janiak, Takeover Target became a star, with victories at home in Australia augmented by successful international forays to Singapore, Japan and Britain, where for three consecutive years he contested both the King's Stand and the Golden (now Diamond) Jubilee Stakes.
The Expansion newspaper has said JPMorgan was assisting Repsol in examining possible takeover targets.
Analysts Shore Capital stopped short of predicting that Dairy Crest "will be next", but head of research Clive Black admitted that "in a reasonably active M&A period" interest in Dairy Crest Group as a takeover target would be raised.
Scenic Blast routed the opposition with an impressive display in the King's Stand at Royal Ascot, while Takeover Target was forced to miss the summer showpiece meeting after suffering from a high temperature.
A race he won in 2006, Janiak made no secret of the fact the five-furlong contest might prove a little short and his opinion was borne out as Takeover Target just could not find the extra turn of foot needed in the closing stages.
Takeover Target is entitled to improve a little still for what was his first outing in a month on Tuesday and he looks worthy of a small investment.
Joe Janiak is anticipating another good show from Takeover Target as his veteran globetrotter returns to Berkshire for the third successive year.
Freedman's mare had spearheaded the early dash along with compatriots Magnus and Takeover Target, but the writing was on the wall for the first-named pair some way from home.
The raiders are headed by Takeover Target who will bid to follow up his success in the Group 2 King's Stand and close third in the Group 1 Golden Jubilee last year.
TRAINER Joe Janiak thinks last year's King's Stand Stakes winner Takeover Target is better than ever as he spearheads a formidable Australian raid on Royal Ascot.
A busy week of Newcastle United share activity sparked rumours the club could again be a takeover target.
Joe Janiak hopes Australian speedster Takeover Target can complete a memorable big-race double by winning the Darley July Cup at Newmarket.
There will be considerable interest as to whether Aussie challenger Takeover Target can reproduce his winning run at Royal Ascot.
Australian sprint star Takeover Target (above) pleased trainer Joe Janiak as he worked at Newmarket ahead of next week's Darley July Cup.
s stock continued to climb Tuesday as investors bet that the recently troubled biotechnology company will remain a takeover target despite its rejection of a $4.