Read the M&A signs

Unsuccessful takeovers can be good times to buy, subject to certain conditions
Thursday 24 Nov 2016 Author: Daniel Coatsworth
Takeover activity in the small and mid-cap space is gathering pace. Investors should consider buying stocks where deals haven’t immediately been accepted, have failed, or where other bidders may enter the scene. You might think that sounds a bit counter-intuitive as surely the best scenario is to already own shares in a company before a bid approach pushes up its price? Well, yes that is strictly true. However, you...

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