Friday Mar 14
Aaron's Hits New 12-Month High at $32.31
Aaron's shares reached a new 52-week high on Friday , Analyst RN reports. The stock traded as high as $32.31 and last traded at $32.09, with a volume of 354,274 shares traded.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Aaron's Holders Bet $300 Million on Better Deal: Real M&A
Aaron's Inc. shareholders are so convinced private-equity suitor Vintage Capital Management LLC will boost its takeover bid for the appliance-leasing company that they're willing to risk $300 million.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Aaron's Inc. Provides Update On Transaction Committee's Evaluation Of ...
As previously announced on , the Aaron's Board has formed a Transaction Committee consisting of independent outside directors, with the assistance of its professional advisors, to carefully review and evaluate the unsolicited proposal by per share in cash.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Aaron's Second Largest Shareholder Nominates Five to Company's Board
He noted that the customer losses follow 27 years of continuous growth under former management that included Mr. Butler.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Aaron's Inc.'s head of franchising out
Aaron's Inc. said its head of franchising is out, a move that comes as the rent-to-own giant seeks to respond to a $2.3 billion buyout bid.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
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Vintage Capital Shows Unch Stake in Aaron's, Submits Letter to Board
February 28, 2014 Aaron's, Inc. 309 East Paces Ferry Road, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30305-2377 Attn: Ronald W. Allen, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Dear Members of the Board of Directors of Aaron's, Inc.: It has now been three weeks since we made public our offer to acquire Aaron's, Inc. for $30.50 per share in cash.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Rent-to-own business accused of strong-arm tactics, again
A local business that's previously been in the crosshairs of the KATU Problem Solvers is accused of more strong-arm tactics.
Aaron's reviewing $2.3B buyout offer
The Atlanta-based furniture, electronics and appliance rentals retailer said Kahn is a former franchisee of Aaron's and Vintage, which is a controlling person of Buddy's Home Furnishings, is a small rent-to-own business that competes with Aaron's, and have over the years made unfunded and unspecific non-binding proposals to buy Aaron's.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Aaron's Inc. signs Global Warranty Group as its service contract provider.
St. James, NY -- Thursday, February 20, 2014 -- Global Warranty Group , a leading third party administrator and premier provider of Extended Service Contract and OEM programs throughout North America, announced today it has entered into an agreement with Aaron's, Inc. to be their exclusive provider of extended service programs.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Aaron's Upgraded to Buy by McLean Capital Management
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on AAN. Analysts at KeyCorp downgraded shares of Aaron's from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, February 7th.
Aaron's, Inc. Provides Shareholder Update
Members of the Aaron's Board and management team have met with Mr. Kahn on a number of occasions to listen to his proposals.
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National retailer stakes claim at center-city location
Mountain Home's economic pulse is getting stronger, says Eddie Majeste, executive director of the Mountain Home Chamber of Commerce.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Fundamental Approach: Charles Smithgall Grows His Aaron's Empire By Keeping It Simple
Charles Smithgall has a system. He operates with a simple business plan and model that focuses on executing fundamentals and getting results.