Posts tagged: Meggitt

Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Meggitt said to ... - Part 3

Monday, 2 August 2021, 1:55 pm

Betaville was just having a nosey about and it would appear Ken Griffin's Citadel recently built up a sizeable short position in Meggitt.

According to Shorttracker, as of July 27th Citadel's short position in Meggitt was just over 1pc of the company but this morning Meggitt's shares are up around 60pc after agreening to a 800p a share offer from Parker-Hannifin Corporation. Ouch!..


Woodward said to be eyeing London-listed Meggitt, according to Dealreporter

Friday, 7 May 2021, 5:25 pm

Arch rivals at Dealreporter (where Betaville's illustrious career in financial journalism began) revealed this morning that Woodward, the US-listed designer of controls for the aerospace industry, is looking at London-listed Meggitt, the jet parts manufacturer for the defence companies.

That tale sent Meggitt's shares skyrocketing almost 14pc but there was no announcement from either party confirming any talks or even weighing of an offer...