TITLE

Sweet Deals: Bulk Up, Then Break Up

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Allan
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Newsweek;1/23/2006, Vol. 147 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses whether it is better for companies to grow bigger and more diversified, or to shrink and become more focused. If you are a Wall Street investment banker, things are good either way. You are paid to put companies together, or to split them up. Although you cannot predict whether a split-up will work as a corporate strategy, you know that investment banks will get tens of millions of dollars for advising them.
ACCESSION #
19419257

 

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