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Case of HP and compaq merger

Compaq & HP now HP

Assess the impact of mergers and acquisitions on business, including "sensible" and "dubious" reasons for, and benefits and costs of, cash and stock transactions. In your paper, also be sure to examine the financial risks of merging with or acquiring an organization in another country and how those risks could be mitigated.

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Case of HP

Post merger HP's performance has not quite been impressive. They have recorded fall in EPS
EPS (Earning per share ) Year
2004 2003 2002 2001 2000
1.15 ...

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