TiVo starts strategic review to boost value

Wednesday 28 February 2018 | 09:29 CET | News
TiVo announced the start of a strategic review that could lead to the company being acquired or going private. Releasing its annual results, the company said its stock price did not reflect the full value of the business and it would look at a "wide range of strategic alternatives to realize long-term shareholder value".

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Companies: Rovi / TiVo
Countries: World
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