Broadcom in Talks to Pay About $60 Billion for VMware

Broadcom is in talks to pay around $60 billion for VMware people familiar with the matter said, in what would be one of the biggest takeover deals of the year. The two technology companies are aiming to announce a cash-and-stock deal worth about $140 a share on Thursday, assuming the talks don’t fall apart, the … Read more

Five Things to Know About Broadcom’s Potential Deal for VMware

Text size Broadcom stock slipped in response to news of the possible deal. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Broadcom ’s expected acquisition of cloud computing provider VMware will likely rank as one of the year’s biggest mergers.  Broadcom (ticker: AVGO), a chip maker, is in talks to buy VMware (VMW), according to Bloomberg, which said the transaction … Read more

Dell Might Be Tech’s Cheap Dark Horse

Nobody expects much from Dell DELL -2.55% these days. That might turn out to be a good thing for the 38-year-old tech giant. Dell is one of only six U.S.-listed tech companies currently generating more than $100 billion in annual revenue. It is also the cheapest by miles, trading at less than six times forward … Read more