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Jilted Broadcom Goes on the Rebound. Too Bad It’s CA.

Shira Ovide, Brooke Sutherland
Jilted Broadcom Goes on the Rebound. Too Bad It’s CA.

Rebound relationships are never a good idea. Someone should tell that to Broadcom Inc. The computer-chip maker, fresh off being jilted in its attempted takeover of Qualcomm Inc., reached an agreement to buy CA Inc. To put it simply, this acquisition is illogical.