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 Media Metrix (MMXI) to acquire Jupiter (JPTR)


   *  Amount:         $414 million


   *  Terms:            0.946 MMXI shares for each JPTR share

   *  Premium:        15%


   *  Industry:        Internet services


   *  Scorecard:      B-


    NEW YORK, June 27--Media Metrix and Jupiter Communications announced a merger to create the global leader in Internet Information Services at the center of the digital economy. The merged company, which will be called Jupiter Media Metrix, will deliver innovative and comprehensive Internet measurement, analysis, events and advice to provide businesses with unmatched global resources for understanding and profiting from the Internet. Under the terms of the merger agreement approved by both Jupiter and Media Metrix boards of directors, Jupiter shareholders will receive .946 shares of Media Metrix for each share of Jupiter they own.