NEW YORK -- BMC Software
An announcement could be made Monday.
The negotiated price is around $46 a share, one of the people told Reuters, which would value the deal at $6.55 billion.
BMC shares closed Friday at $45.58.
The deal would be one of the largest leveraged buyouts so far this year, Reuters noted.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway
Berkshire Hathaway said revenue rose 15% to $43.87 billion from $38.15 billion a year earlier.
Buffett is expected Monday to do a number of TV interviews following Berkshire Hathaway's shareholders' meeting over the weekend.
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