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Merger Investigation Alert: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates Whether the Sale of These Companies is Fair to Shareholders – VSI, RARX, SRCI, UCFC

NEW YORK, Nov. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, announces it is investigating the following companies:

Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. (VSI)
The investigation concerns whether Vitamin Shoppe and its board of directors violated the federal securities laws and/or breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders in connection with the proposed sale of Vitamin Shoppe to Liberty Tax, Inc. for $6.50 per share. If you are a Vitamin Shoppe shareholder and would like to learn more about your legal rights and options, please visit: https://halpersadeh.com/actions/vitamin-shoppe-inc-vsi-stock-merger-liberty-tax/.

Ra Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RARX)
The investigation concerns whether Ra Pharmaceuticals and its board of directors violated the federal securities laws and/or breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders in connection with the proposed sale of Ra Pharmaceuticals to UCB S.A. for $48.00 per share. If you are a Ra Pharmaceuticals shareholder and would like to learn more about your legal rights and options, please visit: https://halpersadeh.com/actions/ra-pharmaceuticals-inc-rarx-stock-merger-ucb/.

SRC Energy Inc. (SRCI)
The investigation concerns whether SRC Energy and its board of directors violated the federal securities laws and/or breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders in connection with the proposed sale of SRC Energy to PDC Energy, Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, SRC Energy shareholders will receive a fixed exchange ratio of 0.158 PDC shares for each share of SRC common stock. If you are an SRC Energy shareholder and would like to learn more about your legal rights and options, please visit: https://halpersadeh.com/actions/src-energy-inc-srci-stock-merger-pdc-energy-inc/.

United Community Financial Corp. (UCFC)
The investigation concerns whether United Community and its board of directors violated the federal securities laws and/or breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders in connection with the proposed sale of United Community to First Defiance Financial Corp. Under the terms of the agreement, United Community shareholders will receive 0.3715 shares of First Defiance common stock for each share of United Community common stock. If you are a United Community shareholder and would like to learn more about your legal rights and options, please visit: https://halpersadeh.com/actions/united-community-financial-corp-ucfc-first-defiance-merger-stock/.

On behalf of shareholders of these companies, Halper Sadeh LLP may seek increased consideration, additional disclosures and information concerning the proposed transaction, or other relief and benefits.

Shareholders are encouraged to contact the firm free of charge to discuss their legal rights and options. Please call Daniel Sadeh or Zachary Halper at (212) 763-0060 or email sadeh@halpersadeh.com or zhalper@halpersadeh.com.

Halper Sadeh LLP represents investors all over the world who have fallen victim to securities fraud and corporate misconduct. Our attorneys have been instrumental in implementing corporate reforms and recovering millions of dollars on behalf of defrauded investors.

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Contact Information:
Halper Sadeh LLP
Daniel Sadeh, Esq.
Zachary Halper, Esq.
(212) 763-0060
sadeh@halpersadeh.com
zhalper@halpersadeh.com
https://www.halpersadeh.com