|Bid||10.05 x 1300|
|Ask||10.06 x 1000|
|Day's Range||9.16 - 9.97|
|52 Week Range||7.24 - 10.25|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||-2.75|
|Dividend & Yield||0.48 (5.18%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
NEW YORK (AP) — Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is buying office supplies chain Staples for $6.9 billion.
Framingham-based Staples Inc. said on Wednesday that it entered into a deal to be acquired by private equity firm Sycamore Partners in a deal valued at $6.9 billion.. The office supply retailer said investment funds managed by Sycamore Partners will acquire the company in the transaction. Staples (SPLS) shares rose 1.5 percent in after-hours trading on Wednesday as the deal was announced.