Dell and Compellent Enter Negotiable Merger Agreement at $876m



Via News Release

Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) and Compellent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: CML) today announced they are engaged in advanced discussions regarding a possible business combination involving the two companies.

Dell and Compellent have entered into an exclusive agreement to negotiate a merger agreement in which Dell would acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Compellent at a price of $27.50 per share in cash.

There can be no assurances that an agreement will be reached or that a transaction will be consummated. Dell and Compellent do not intend to comment further until an agreement is reached or discussions are terminated.”

Read More…