takeover target

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Noun1.takeover target - a company that has been chosen as attractive for takeover by a potential acquirer
company - an institution created to conduct business; "he only invests in large well-established companies"; "he started the company in his garage"
sleeping beauty - a potential takeover target that has not yet been put in play
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Global Banking News-January 21, 2014--StanChart heads list of takeover targets
THE JJB Sports chain is on the prowl for takeover targets.
In an age when big-hitters will pay the fat end of five million dollars for a yearling, and on the day Ascot reopened for the royal meeting, it is worth reflecting that you could buy no fewer than 420,000 Takeover Targets for the price of our new racecourse.
Nick Johnson, corporate finance partner at Deloitte in Birmingham, added: "History suggests that businesses in some sectors such as manufacturing and retail are more likely hostile takeover targets than businesses operating in other sectors.
A top executive of a big American mining company claims that many smaller Canadian mining companies are hot takeover targets because they simply cannot make it on their own.
07 billion, boosted the shares of other gas companies that are seen as potential takeover targets.