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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AUSTRALIA'S star sprinter Takeover Target, a Royal Ascot regular who landed the 2006 King's Stand Stakes, has died aged 15 after suffering a broken leg in a paddock accident.
According to the report, the Spanish firm has pinpointed the Canadian peer as a top takeover target as it seeks to invest cash it secured by selling bonds it was provided as a compensation for the nationalisation of its interest in Argentina's YPF SA (BCBA:YPFD).
Tabari denied DSI was a takeover target. DSI has seen its shares jump 35 per cent year-to-date on growing speculation that it was a takeover target, with Arabtec viewed by analysts as a possible buyer.
Summary: LONDON -- Middle East investors Borse Dubai and the Qatar Investment Authority hold the key to the future of London Stock Exchange amid speculation it has become a takeover target after its aborted $3.5 billion bid for Canada's TMX Group.
ENGINEERING firm Babcock International yesterday revealed an approach for rival VT Group worth more than pounds 1bn, but said it was given short shrift by its takeover target.
AUSTRALIAN sprint stars Scenic Blast and Takeover Target came through a Newmarket morning workout with flying colours ahead of next week's July Cup.
JOE Janiak reports Takeover Target to have arrived on British soil in fine form as he prepares to line up at Royal Ascot for the fourth year in succession.
TAKEOVER TARGET may have hit the bar at Royal Ascot on Tuesday but he can score another sprint success for the Aussies in tomorrow's Golden Jubilee Stakes.
TAKEOVER Target may have hit the bar at Royal Ascot on Tuesday, but he can score another sprint success for the Aussies in tomorrow's Golden Jubilee Stakes.
TAKEOVER TARGET may have hit the bar at Royal Ascot on Tuesday but can score another sprint win for the Aussies in tomorrow's Golden Jubilee Stakes (3.45).
TAKEOVER TARGET and Magnus' trainers are both talking a good game as the Australian sprinters prepare for yet another clash in next week's King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Freedman's mare had spearheaded the early dash along with compatriots Magnus and Takeover Target, but the writing was on the wall for the first-named pair some way from home.