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Broadcom to Buy CA: Let the Head-Scratching Begin

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Broadcom to Buy CA: Let the Head-Scratching Begin

[Updates with Broadcom remarks about China.] Chip giant Broadcom (AVGO) this evening announced it intends to buy venerable software vendor CA (CA) for $18.9 billion in cash, or $44.50 per CA share, confirming confirming a report by the WSJ this afternoon. This deal is a bit of a head scratcher, and it