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    For this SLP, think about your SLP company and the possibility of it merging with another company. Write a paper answering the following questions:

    Home Depot & Lowes Are the two Companies for this Paper.

    1. If you were to pick one company for your SLP company to merge with, what would it be? Explain your choice with respect to possible benefits of this merger and why you would choose this company over any other choice for a potential.

    2. How would you finance a takeover of this chosen corporation? Explain your reasoning.

    3. What would your second and third choices be for a merger with your SLP company? Again, explain your reasoning for wanting to merge with these companies, and why they would be second or third choices rather than your first choice

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    For this SLP, think about your SLP company and the possibility of it merging with another company. Write a two to three page paper answering the following questions:

    Home Depot & Lowes Are the two Companies for this Paper.

    1. If you were to pick one company for your SLP company to merge with, what would it be? Explain your choice with respect to possible benefits of this merger and why you would choose this company over any other choice for a potential.

    The company Home Depot has selected to merge with is Lowe's. The reason for this is that acquiring is the best way for Home Depot to expand. With the merger Home Depot acquires the assets of Lowe's. If Home Depot had attempted to acquire the stores that Lowe's ha on its own it would have been very costly. In addition, Home Depot acquires access to more than 14 million customers of Lowe's. Currently, Lowe's has 1,616 stores in the USA and Canada. Home Depot acquires these stores with the merger with Lowe's. In addition, it gets the goodwill of Lowe's.

    Lowe's is selected over any ...

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