Staying Cool When Deal Pressures Mount

Imagine for a moment that you, as the chief executive officer of a publicly traded corporation, are about to make the biggest business decision of your life. Stacked before you on a conference table are the papers required to complete a merger between your company and one of almost equal size in a related industry. Across the table, the CEO of the company you’re … [ Read more ]

Buy Low, Buy High

Bain research has found that the companies most successful at creating long-term shareholder value tend to be constant acquirers through boom and bust.