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.
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.
We'll pay a travel allowance, in line with what we give connections of Takeover Target and Scenic Blast as Group 1 winners, but Sacred Kingdom's connections will have to find the supplementary entry fee.
Now rising ten, Takeover Target arrives in Singapore on the back of two more Group 1 successes at home.
The management has extensive securities industry experience and the company's smaller size make it a tempting takeover target for large regional banks looking to expand their presence online.
A group of 11 judges in the Midwest is being asked to decide whether it is legal to buy the stock of a takeover target with inside knowledge of a secret takeover offer, as long as that information did not come from the target itself.
40% (up 4 5/16) to 36 1/2 on speculation that the company may be the next telecom takeover target.
SINGAPORE Trainer Joe Janiak gave an upbeat bulletin yesterday on Takeover Target, who had been off his feed in the run up to his bid for back-to-back successes in the KrisFlyer Sprint in Singapore on Sunday, writes Nicholas Godfrey.
1 billion last year, has been considered a potential takeover target for some time.
com was a likely takeover target by bigger companies able to acquire merchants outside North America.
Unbeaten in seven starts, Rocket Man had initially been put in as the 7-1 second-favourite for Sunday's race in Singapore behind Takeover Target.