AXE - Anixter International Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
99.15
+0.02 (+0.02%)
At close: 4:01PM EST
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Previous Close99.13
Open99.30
Bid99.02 x 800
Ask99.10 x 800
Day's Range98.85 - 99.35
52 Week Range52.94 - 99.39
Volume290,318
Avg. Volume687,629
Market Cap3.354B
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.97
PE Ratio (TTM)16.66
EPS (TTM)5.95
Earnings DateFeb 03, 2020
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateDec 07, 2013
1y Target Est91.33
  • Business Wire

    Anixter International Inc. Announces Its Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings Release

    Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) will release fourth quarter 2019 results on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange.

  • ACCESSWIRE

    SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces an Investigation of ANIXTER INTERNATIONAL INC. - AXE

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / January 17, 2020 / Juan Monteverde , founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC , a national securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New ...

  • Moody's

    WESCO International, Inc. -- Moody's places WESCO's ratings on review for downgrade following announced merger with Anixter

    Moody's Investors Service, (Moody's) placed all ratings of WESCO International, Inc., including the Ba3 Corporate Family Rating (CFR) and WESCO Distribution, Inc.'s B1 senior unsecured rating, under review for downgrade. This action follows the announced merger agreement with Anixter International Inc. ("Anixter"). On January 13, Anixter and WESCO announced that their respective boards of directors had approved a definitive merger agreement whereby WESCO would acquire Anixter in a transaction valued at $4.5 billion.

  • WESCO Expands Presence in Electronics With Anixter Buyout
    Zacks

    WESCO Expands Presence in Electronics With Anixter Buyout

    WESCO International (WCC) signs a definite agreement to acquire Anixter International in a bid to further bolster its presence in the electronics industry.

  • Once finalized, WESCO's latest acquisition will double the company's size, revenue
    American City Business Journals

    Once finalized, WESCO's latest acquisition will double the company's size, revenue

    In a transaction valued at about $4.5 billion, Pittsburgh-based WESCO International Inc. (NYSE: WCC) will become the largest company in the North American electrical distribution sector when it finalizes an acquisition of Anixter International (NYSE: AXE) set for later this year. After engaging in a bidding war since Christmas Eve with Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to acquire the Glenview, Illinois, based company, Anixter’s board of directors deemed WESCO’s bid superior late last week. CD&R, which already had a merger agreement in place with Anixter since October 2019, terminated the agreement.

  • Benzinga

    Wesco To Buy Anixter In $4.5B Merger: It's Official

    Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE ) and Wesco International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC ) announced Monday that their boards have approved a definitive merger agreement under which Wesco will acquire Anixter ...

  • Benzinga

    Benzinga Pro's Top 5 Stocks To Watch For Mon., Jan. 13, 2020: WCC, LULU, XLF, TEAM, BIIB

    Benzinga Pro's Stocks To Watch For Monday WESCO (WCC)  - The company agreed to purchase  Anixter (AXE)  in a $4.5 billion merger. WESCO will pay Anixter shareholders $100/share.  lululemon (LULU)  - Shares ...

  • MarketWatch

    Wesco beats out CD&R in deal to buy Anixter, after multiple bids and counter bids

    Anixter International Inc. announced Monday an agreement to be acquired by Wesco Interational Inc. in a deal valued at $4.5 billion. The deal appears to end a hard-fought battle between Wesco and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice for Anixter, which include multiple bids and counter bids, and more than one announced deals between Anixter and CD&R. Shares of Anixter, a network security and electrical solutions company, slipped 0.3% in premarket trading, while Wesco shares were still inactive. Under terms of the latest deal, Wesco will pay the equivalent of $100 for each Anixter share outstanding, including $70 in cash, 0.2397 shares of Wesco common stock and preferred stock consideration valued at $15.89 for each Anixter share. Anixter's first announced deal with CD&R was for $81 a share in cash. "This is the result of a very thorough process to determine the value of our company," said Anixter Chief Executive Bill Galvin. Anixter's stock has rallied 44.0% over the past three months through Friday and Wesco's stock has climbed 24.5%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 7.5%.

  • Business Wire

    WESCO International and Anixter International Announce Merger Agreement to Create a Premier Electrical and Data Communications Distribution and Supply Chain Services Company

    WESCO and Anixter Announce Merger Agreement to Create a Premier Electrical and Data Communications Distribution and Supply Chain Services Company

  • WESCO now considered best offer in bidding war for Anixter
    American City Business Journals

    WESCO now considered best offer in bidding war for Anixter

    Pittsburgh-based WESCO International Inc. (NYSE: WCC) increased its bid to acquire Anixter International (NYSE: AXE) to $100 per share, according to a news release from WESCO. The move is the latest in a bidding war between WESCO and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to acquire the Glenview, Illinois-based company. Anixter’s board of directors deemed the most recent WESCO offer as a “superior company proposal” to the most recent CD&R proposal, according to a news release from Anixter.

  • MarketWatch

    Anixter determines Wesco's raised buyout bid is 'superior' to CD&R merger deal

    Wesco International Inc. has finally got what it wanted, as Anixter International Inc. has determined that Wesco's improved buyout bid was "superior" to the merger deal it had [l: previously agreed on with Clayton, Dubilier & Rice LLC (CD&R). If Anixter breaks the CD&R deal, the network and security solutions company will be required to pay a break-up fee of $100 million. Wesco has agreed to pay the termination fee. Under terms of Wesco's raised cash and stock bid, Anixter shareholders will receive the value of $100 for each Anixter share they own, with the deal valued at about $4.5 billion, including debt. The bid consists of $70 a share in cash, 0.2397 shares of Wesco common stock and $15.89 a share in Wesco perpetual perferred stock. Wesco's previous bid was valued at $97 a share in cash and stock, above the CD&R deal of $93.50 a share in cash. Anixter's stock has run up 44% over the past three months and Wesco shares have rallied 35%, while the S&P 500 has gained 11%.

  • PR Newswire

    WESCO Confirms Revised Proposal to Acquire Anixter for $100 per Share

    WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC) ("WESCO"), a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, advanced supply chain management and logistics services, today confirmed it submitted an improved proposal to the board of directors of Anixter International (NYSE: AXE) to acquire Anixter for $100 per share in cash and stock. The Anixter board has determined WESCO's proposal represents a "Superior Company Proposal" as defined in Anixter's merger agreement with Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R;).

  • Business Wire

    Anixter Board Determines Revised Offer From WESCO Constitutes a Superior Company Proposal

    Anixter Board Determines Revised Offer from WESCO Constitutes a Superior Company Proposal

  • TheStreet.com

    Anixter Accepts Wesco's Revised Buyout Offer

    The deal totals $100 a share, compared with the $93.50-per-share bid from Clayton, Dubilier & Rice that Anixter approved last week.

  • ACCESSWIRE

    SHAREHOLDER INVESTIGATION ALERT: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates Whether The Sale Of These Companies Is Fair To Shareholders - AXE, CRCM, CBB

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / January 8, 2020 / Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, continues to investigate the following companies: Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE) The investigation ...

  • ACCESSWIRE

    STOCKHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Reminds Investors of its Ongoing Investigation Regarding the Buyout

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / January 7, 2020 / Juan Monteverde , founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC , a national securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New ...

  • GlobeNewswire

    SHAREHOLDER INVESTIGATION: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates Whether The Sale Of These Companies Is Fair To Shareholders – AXE, IBKC, WMGI, WLH

    NEW YORK, Jan. 06, 2020 -- Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, continues to investigate the following companies: Anixter International Inc. (NYSE: AXE)The.

  • Business Wire

    Anixter International Inc. to Consider Revised WESCO Proposal

    Anixter International Inc. to Consider Revised WESCO Proposal

  • WESCO forges ahead in bidding war for Anixter
    American City Business Journals

    WESCO forges ahead in bidding war for Anixter

    The Pittsburgh-based company looks to convince Anixter its proposal is better than the current agreement with CDR.

  • Benzinga

    Benzinga Pro's Top 5 Stocks To Watch For Fri., Jan. 3, 2020: TSLA, AAPL, YUMA, AXE, CMG

    Benzinga Pro's Stocks To Watch For Friday Tesla (TSLA) - The company reported Q4 production of almost 105,000 units and deliveries of about 112,000 vehicles. Model 3 production made up nearly 87,000 units ...

  • MarketWatch

    Wesco raises its buyout bid for Anixter, a day after Anixter agrees to CD&R's higher bid

    Wesco International Inc. raised its buyout bid for Anixter International Inc. to $97.00 a share in cash and stock, up from $93.50 a share. The electrical, industrial and communications maintenance provider's increased bid comes a day after Anixter said it agreed to be acquired by Clayton, Dubilier and Rice LLC (CD&R) for $93.50 in cash. Anixter and Wesco shares were still inactive in premarket trading. Under term's of Wesco's new bid, Anixter shareholders would get $63.00 in cash and 0.2397 Wesco common shares, plus $19.89 of newly created Wesco perpetual preferred stock, for every Anixter share they own. The preferred stock is expected to have a fixed market rate of about 9.25%. "We continue to strongly believe this transformative combination is in the best interests of both companies' stockholders and that our latest proposal represents a Superior Company Proposal compared to Anixter's current agreement with CD&R," said Wesco Chief Executive John Engel. Over the past 12 months, shares of Anixter have run up 81.0% and Wesco has climbed 24.5%, while the S&P 500 has gained 33.1%.

  • PR Newswire

    WESCO International, Inc. Submits Improved Proposal to Acquire Anixter for $97.00 per Share in Cash and Stock

    WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC) ("WESCO"), a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, advanced supply chain management and logistics services, today submitted a revised proposal to the board of directors of Anixter International (NYSE: AXE) to acquire Anixter for $97.00 per share in cash and stock. This revised proposal materially improves upon WESCO's December 26, 2019 proposal, while retaining all of the prior proposal's attractive features. Specifically, the proposed transaction with WESCO: