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  1. Danaher reports 8.3% stake in NetScoutRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Danaher sees Q4 EPS $1.00-$1.04, consensus $1.04 Included in this range is approximately $125M, or approximately 13c per diluted share, of anticipated productivity charges that are partially offset by an approximate 7c per diluted share anticipated gain on the sale of marketable securities. Thomas P Joyce, Jr., president and CEO, stated, "The Danaher team executed well, using the Danaher Business System to expand margins, generate strong cash flow performance, drive meaningful share gains and deliver better-than-expected earnings.

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  2. Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for NetScout SystemsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Several investment firms have updated their stock ratings and price targets on shares of NetScout Systems in the last week: NetScout Systems was downgraded by analysts at Wunderlich from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $40.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $52.00.

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  3. NetScout's Trying to Poison the Jury, Gartner ClaimsRead the original story

    Tuesday | CMSWire

    The Gartner Group took a hard swipe at NetScout Systems yesterday, claiming the information technology company is relying on "unnecessary, repetitious, scandalous, impertinent [and] immaterial" allegations to build a case against it and "poison the mind of the jury and the court." In the latest action in what promises to be a lengthy legal fight, Stamford, Conn.-based Gartner took off its gloves to deliver a stinging blow to Westford, Mass.-based NetScout.

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  4. Gainers and losers in tech stocks last week: NetScout Systems down by 20 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Business Journal

    Westford-based NetScout Systems Inc. topped the list of biggest losers in Massachusetts tech stocks for the week of Oct. 14, with shares in the network and application performance monitoring systems company down by 19.26 percent over the week. At the top of the list for biggest gainers was Chelmsford-based Mercury Systems, up by 11.19 percent, following a recent $5.7 million military order from a defense contractor for a high-performance digital signal processing system.

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  5. NetScout Systems To Acquire Danaher's Communications Arm, Including Arbor NetworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CRN

    NetScout Systems said this week it will acquire the communications arm of Danaher Corporation -- which includes Arbor Networks, a maker of appliances for preventing distributed denial-of-service attacks -- in a $2.6 billion deal. The acquisition, expected to close in 2015, will give NetScout full ownership of Danaher's communications business, which, in addition to Arbor Networks, includes network testing equipment vendor Tektronix Communications, along with certain parts of network monitoring vendor Fluke Networks.

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  6. How Will NetScout (NTCT) Stock Respond to its Second Quarter Earnings Results?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | TheStreet.com

    ... that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates NETSCOUT SYSTEMS INC as a Buy with a ratings score of A-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate NETSCOUT ...

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  7. NetScout sales, profits beat forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lowell Sun

    On a per-share basis, the Westford-based company said it had net income of 27 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 40 cents per share.

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  8. NetScout Systems (NTCT) Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call WebcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Seeking Alpha

    The following audio is from a conference call that will begin on October 16, 2014 at 08:30 AM ET. The audio will stream live while the call is active, and can be replayed upon its completion.

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  9. NetScout Systems Reports Financial Results For Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Sys-Con Media

    NetScout Systems, Inc. , an industry leader for advanced network, application and service assurance solutions, today announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2015 ended September 30, 2014. "NetScout continued to execute during the second quarter of fiscal year 2015, producing solid revenue and profit growth that was generally consistent with our expectations entering the quarter," said Anil Singhal, President and CEO of NetScout Systems.

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  10. NetScout reports Q2 adjusted EPS 40c, consensus 34cRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Theflyonthewall.com

    On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary Today's noteworthy upgrades include: AU Optronics upgraded to Neutral from Sell at UBS... Antero Resources upgraded to Buy from Accumulate at KLR Group... BHP Billiton upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse... Bill Barrett upgraded to Buy from Accumulate at KLR Group... BorgWarner upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... CRH Plc.

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  11. Wheelings & Dealings: NetScout Set to Land Danaher's Communications ArmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Information Technology

    While the sheer size of the deal involved is noteworthy in its own right, as well as the means by which it's being carried out, it's the motivation behind the deal that's drawing some attention. 62.5 million common stock shares of NetScout , valued at about $2.6 billion at last report, to acquire several portions of Danaher's communications arm, including fall under the terms of this arrangement, as reports note that the data cabling tools portion, as well as the carrier service provider tools portion of Fluke Networks will be specifically excluded from the deal.

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  12. JDS Uniphase: M&A Speculation Heating Up In The Test & Measurement IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Seeking Alpha

    When JDS Uniphase announced a few weeks ago its plan to split into two publicly traded companies, one focusing on optical components called CCOP and the other one on network-testing equipment called NSE , we argued that a smart move from the managements of the two units would be to seek tie-up partners. Indeed, both businesses lack critical size in a tough telecom equipment market and have huge deferred tax assets that could be monetized by large predators.

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  13. Why NetScout Systems (NTCT) Stock Is Down TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | TheStreet.com

    ... of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. TheStreet Ratings team rates NETSCOUT SYSTEMS INC as a Buy with a ratings score of A-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate NETSCOUT ...

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  14. Why NetScout Systems (NTCT) Stock Is Down TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | TheStreet.com

    ... of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. TheStreet Ratings team rates NETSCOUT SYSTEMS INC as a Buy with a ratings score of A-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate NETSCOUT ...

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  15. NetScout Systems to acquire Danaher's communications business for $2.6BRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Business Journal

    Westford-based NetScout Systems Inc. said Monday that it has agreed to acquire the communications business of Washington, D.C.-based Danaher Corp. in an all-stock deal valued at $2.6 billion.

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  16. 's M&A Chatter for Monday October 13, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Benzinga

    The Deal : NetScout Systems, Inc. announced Monday, that it will acquire the Communications business of Danaher Corporation , including Tektronix Communications, Arbor Networks, plus certain parts of Fluke Networks, for approximately 62.5 million shares of NetScout common stock. That values the transaction at $2.6 billion based on NetScout's closing price of $41.91 on October 10, 2014.

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  17. NetScout Systems to Acquire Danaher's Communications BusinessRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | PressReleasePoint

    Under the terms of the transaction, Danaher shareholders will receive approximately 62.5 million shares of NetScout common stock, which values the transaction at $2.6 billion based on NetScout's closing price of $41.91 on October 10, 2014. The transaction will increase NetScout's scale and broaden its customer base in both the service provider and enterprise markets, while accelerating NetScout's entry into the Cyber Intelligence market.

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  18. Tektronix sister company Tektronix Communications scooped up by NetScoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Business Journal

    ... - one of Oregon's oldest and most well known tech firms - is selling off a portion of the company to NetScout Systems. Danaher announced Monday it is either spinning or splitting off Plano, Texas-based Tektronix Communications and then merging that ...

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  19. NetScout to Merge With Danaher Unit in $2.6 Billion DealRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | The Washington Post

    NetScout Systems Inc. agreed to merge with the communications unit of Danaher Corp. in a $2.6 billion deal, creating a larger provider of tools that test networks and help protect corporations from security threats. Danaher shareholders will get about 60 percent of NetScout's outstanding shares at the closing of the tax-free transaction, according to a statement.

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  20. NetScout Systems buys Danaher unit for $2.6BRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Lowell Sun

    NetScout Systems Inc. said Monday that it will acquire the communications business of Danaher Corp. for about $2.6 billion in stock. NetScout will continue to be led by Anil Singhal as president, CEO and chairman, along with the rest of his executive team.

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