we are the ones doing the buying so how come we are going up
At least two reasons. First is the expectation of a cash dividend to present OMX shareholders. Second, the synergy will enhance finances going forward more than the issued new shared.
Sentiment: Strong Buy
Maybe not northernman003. Or do you have insider information? Seems like they are trying to work all that out. There may be some advantages to ODP acquiring OMX instead of the other way around.