Broadcom to buy software maker CA Technologies for $18.9B

Broadcom Inc. has agreed to acquire CA Technologies in an $18.9 billion deal that takes the chipmaking giant into a new area. San Jose-based Broadcom makes chips for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS connectivity in smartphones, as well as components for wired.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Why Piper Jaffray says CA Technologies deal could actually be "one of the best in Broadcom"s history"

“It may end up being one of Broadcom’s best acquisitions over the last several years," the analyst says, contradicting Wall Street's consensus reaction last week that the chipmaker's bid for a software company doesn't make sense......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Broadcom Shares Sink as Latest Deal Puzzles Wall Street

Broadcom’s share price fell 14% on Thursday, showing the challenge CEO Hock Tan faces in persuading investors that his $18.9 billion purchase of the software company CA Technologies makes sense for the chip giant......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Broadcom buys CA Technologies for $18.9 bln

Broadcom Inc announces a $18.9 billion deal to buy U.S. business software company CA Inc, venturing far beyond its realm of semiconductors......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

MarketWatch First Take: Broadcom deal to buy CA makes little sense on the surface

Broadcom Inc.’s surprise $18.9 billion deal to buy the software company CA Technologies makes little sense on the surface but signals a new direction for the tech conglomerate, possibly turning itself into a private equity player......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Broadcom Agrees to Buy CA Technologies for $18.9 Billion

Broadcom struck a deal to buy software company CA Technologies for nearly $19 billion, a surprise move that takes the chip-making giant in a new direction......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

Broadcom to buy software company CA Technologies for $18.9 billion

Broadcom and CA Technologies on Wednesday announced that Broadcom has agreed to acquire the enterprise technology c.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 11th, 2018

Broadcom agrees to buy CA Technologies for $18.9 billion

Broadcom Inc., a semiconductor maker whose acqu.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 11th, 2018

Broadcom to Buy CA Technologies for $19 Billion

With a deal, Broadcom will move into software used to manage business planning and other processes. Broadcom Inc., a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 11th, 2018

Broadcom Nears Deal to Buy CA Technologies for About $18 Billion

Broadcom is nearing a deal to buy software company CA Technologies for about $18 billion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

Dell moves to go public, spurns IPO

(Reuters) - Dell Technologies Inc said on Monday it would pay $21.7 billion in to buy back shares tied to its interest in software company VMware Inc , paving the computer maker's way back to the public market without an initial public offering......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 2nd, 2018

Software maker opens wallet for buyout of Atlanta"s MainStreet Technologies

Banker's Toolbox Inc., an Austin company making software for community banks, has closed its biggest acquisition since it received the backing of private equity heavyweight Accel-KKR. It announced April 5 that it has acquired MainStreet Technologi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2018

Aerospace-parts company Esterline shares surge 9.5% on report it is mulling sale

Aerospace-parts maker Esterline Technologies Corp. shares soa.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 20th, 2018

Esterline Technologies Exploring Potential Sale

Aerospace-parts maker Esterline Technologies Corp. is exploring a potential sale, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 20th, 2018

Ebix acquires Indus Software Technologies for approx. $29M

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 20th, 2018

Qualcomm disappointed with continuing EU probe into pricing case

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm on Thursday expressed disappointment with EU antitrust regulators' decision to continue an investigation in a case where it has been accused of charging below cost prices to stymy British phone software maker Icera......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

EU regulators charge Qualcomm with additional violation in pricing case

EU antitrust regulators on Thursday charged Qualcomm with a new violation in a case where the U.S. chipmaker has been accused of selling chipsets below cost to drive out Nvidia Corp unit and British phone software maker Icera......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

Roku moves beyond dongles, launches wireless speaker package with voice remote

Streaming device and software maker Roku Inc. is launching a hardware package Monday that includes wireless speakers, a TV voice remote and tabletop voice remote......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 17th, 2018

Broadcom Runs Low of Targets, Testing the Faith of Investors

The big chip company has built a formidable record doing deals. But a recent acquisition in software has raised questions about where it’s heading......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJul 14th, 2018

Broadcom to Acquire CA: Tech ETFs in Focus

The announced acquisition has put the spotlight on a few technology ETFs focusing on either semiconductor or software. Communications&rsq.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 13th, 2018

With $34 million investment, Austin software maker to crank up the growth

Nearly two decades old, software maker Cosential is ready to kick growth into a new gear now that it's landed a $34 million investment......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018