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When posting, make sure that you answer the following questions and provide a link of a site that supports what you have provided for your discussion response. If you do not add a link along, you will receive half of the credit for the assignment.
What price per share is Microsoft offering for LinkedIn? How does this compare to LinkedIn’s closing stock price on Friday?
Do you think the deal will help revitalize Microsoft? Why or why not?
Both boards approved the deal. Do you think the deal makes shareholders of both Microsoft andLinkedIn better off? Why or why not?
Why are synergies difficult to realize when big companies combine?
Why do you think Moody’s said it would review Microsoft’s triple-A credit rating for a potential downgrade following news of the acquisition?