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Retailer At Home sees stock soar on report Kohl's may pursue buyout

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Retailer At Home sees stock soar on report Kohl's may pursue buyout

Shares of At Home Group Inc. surged this week following a report that Menomonee Falls-based Kohl's Corp. was exploring a potential acquisition of the retailer. Reuters reported this week that Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) approached At Home to express interest in acquiring the company. The report came the same day Kohl's hosted its annual shareholders meeting.