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MCHP

Microchip

$89.06

0.56 (0.63%)

, MSCC

Microsemi

$64.26

-0.28 (-0.43%)

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Microchip receives U.S. antitrust clearance for Microsemi acquisition

Microchip Technology (MCHP) announced, in connection with its pending acquisition of Microsemi Corporation (MSCC), the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended. The completion of the merger is also subject to obtaining antitrust clearances from China's Ministry of Commerce, the Japan Fair Trade Commission, Taiwan Fair Trade Commission, Philippine Competition Commission, German Federal Cartel Office and Federal Competition Authority in Austria, each of which continues to review the transaction. Completion of the merger also remains subject to certain other closing conditions, including approval by Microsemi stockholders. Assuming the timely receipt of the aforementioned regulatory approvals and the satisfaction of the other closing conditions, Microchip anticipates that the merger will be completed in June 2018.

MCHP

Microchip

$89.06

0.56 (0.63%)

MSCC

Microsemi

$64.26

-0.28 (-0.43%)

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Microchip upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Mizuho
Mizuho analyst Vijay Rakesh upgraded Microchip (MCHP) to Buy from Neutral with a $110 price target. Rakes expects the Microsemi (MSCC) acquisition will drive Microchip's 2019-2020 earnings of $7-$8 and sees an opportunity for the company to drive breadth and operating leverage with the transaction.
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BMOC
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BMOC
Market Perform
Microsemi downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at BMO Capital
BMO Capital analyst Ambrish Srivastava downgraded Microsemi (MSCC) to Market Perform from Outperform following the bid by Microchip (MCHP) at $68.78 per share. Srivastava adds that he does anticipate a potential competitive bid for the company.
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PIPR
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Microsemi downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Harsh Kumar downgraded Microsemi (MSCC) to Neutral citing the pending takeover by Microchip (MCHP). The analyst does not believe another company will try to outbid Microchip's current agreement with Microsemi. He lowered his price target for Microsemi shares to $68.78 from $70 and expects the deal will close in Q2.
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Microchip upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs analyst Mark Delaney upgraded Microchip to Buy and raised his price target for the shares to $108 from $88. The analyst believes the company's capital allocation could drive earnings growth and views the valuation as reasonable at current share levels.
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