Zygo Corporation to be acquired by AMETEK


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04/14/2014 [ACCESSWIRE]

Zygo Corporation (NASDAQ: ZIGO) – For an in-depth report on Zygo Corporation follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/ZIGO

Shares of Zygo Corporation closed up 32.36% this past Friday on about 2.1 million shares traded. The stock was one of the biggest gainers on the NASDAQ and hit a new yearly high of $19.65 during intra-day trading. The company announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which AMETEK will acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Zygo at a purchase price of $19.25 per share in cash.

xG Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: XGTI) - For an in-depth report on xG Technology, Inc. follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/XGTI

Shares XGTI closed up a modest 1.61% on Friday with about a million shares traded. The company announced that year-to-date in 2014, it has shipped $1.75 million of xMax cognitive networking equipment and engineering services to multiple customers. These shipments included the following: equipment specified in a signed test plan with Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon ("The University­") on behalf of a major industrial client; and to fulfill existing backlogged orders from xG customers. 

Santo Mining Corporation (OTCBB: SANP) - For an in-depth report on Santo Mining Corporation follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/SANP

Shares of Santo Mining Corporation closed up 15% on Friday with about 76 million shares traded. The stock was one of the biggest gainers in the OTCBB marketplace despite any significant news released. Santo Mining Corp. is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, and development of gold and other precious mineral resources in the Dominican Republic.

DIRECTV (NASDAQ: DTV) – For an in-depth report on DIRECTV follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/DTV

DirectTv closed down 4.08% on about 5.4 million shares traded on Friday. The stock was one of the biggest decliners on the NASDAQ. The company’s new Wireless Genie Mini (WGM), which gives customers the freedom to place their TVs anywhere they want and enjoy a full HD DVR experience on every TV without seeing the clutter of cable wires and boxes in every room, is now available to all DIRECTV customers nationwide.

 

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