DoubleClick Sells For $1.1 Billion

    April 25, 2005
    WebProNews Staff

Well-known Internet advertising firm will be purchased by a San Francisco buyout concern.

A finalized agreement for the sale of DoubleClick to Hellman & Friedman LLC should be completed today.

DoubleClick stockholders stand to earn $8.50 per share, a premium of approximately %10 over the 30-day closing average.

The deal should be completed in six months. After closing, DoubleClick CEO Kevin Ryan will depart and pursue other opportunities.

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