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Is the acquisition cup half full or half empty: Xchanging and SciQuest One Year Later by Jon Hansen

October 29, 2014

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A year ago this past September 20th, I wrote the post titled Is the acquisition cup half full or half empty: A tale of two takeovers! ┬áIn it I talked about the stark differences – at least they were stark to me – between the Xchanging acquisition of Chicago-based MM4, and the purchase of CombineNet […]

How alarming is it when CEOs start selling their shares? by Jon Hansen

September 18, 2014

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“Obviously, it’s just not a good thing when CEOs start selling their stocks, but I’m not sure how to read it. If a stock has climbed and then leveled out, it’s probably just some profit taking? When I hear that it happens to a stock (in this case, Salesforce (CRM) and Motricity (MOTR)), I don’t […]