*Looking for acquisitions in Americas, eastern Europe. DUBLIN, Feb 12- Irish packaging group Smurfit Kappa is looking for acquisitions in the Americas and eastern Europe and will return cash to shareholders if it doesn't find the right target, it said on Wednesday.» Read More
NEW YORK, Feb 6- Illinois Tool Works Inc is nearing a deal to sell its industrial packaging unit for more than $3 billion, with buyout firms Carlyle Group LP and Onex Corp competing in the final stretch of the auction, people familiar with the matter said. It could not be learned, however, if Illinois Tool Works has granted exclusivity to either bidder.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- At least six major private equity groups are competing to buy the industrial packaging segment of Illinois Tool Works Inc, in a deal that could fetch more than $3 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
NEW YORK, Nov 12- Fund manager Jonathan Ingram doesn't hew to the same rules that other stock pickers follow. He doesn't build intricate spreadsheets that model company value.
*Packaging Corp offers $12.55/ share. *Packaging Corp to assume $714 mln of Boise's debt. The deal will secure badly needed production capacity for Packaging Corp, the fourth-largest maker of containerboard and corrugated packaging in the United States, at a time when the industry is consolidating.
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