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Carlisle Cos.

Carlisle Cos. (CSL) has agreed to buy Belden's (BDC) Thermax and Raydex cable units for about $265 mil, giving Carlisle deeper access to the aerospace and defense markets as Belden attempts to become a solutions provider. Carlisle shares rose 1.61% to 56.97. Belden rose 5.7% to 5.74%.