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Today's Deals: DoubleClick Acquires @Plan

DoubleClick + @plan.inc, EDGAR Online + InsiderTrader.com, Satyam Infoway + Kheladi.com, Yazam +Todo Technologies

 DoubleClick (DCLK) to acquire @plan.inc (APLN)


   *  Amount:         $120 million


   *  Terms:            cash and stock

   *  Premium:        28%


   *  Industry:        Advertising/Marketing


   *  Scorecard:      B-


    NEW YORK, Sept. 25--DoubleClick DCLK, a global Internet advertising solutions company, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire @plan.inc APLN , a provider of online market research planning systems, in a deal valued at approximately $120 million. @plan's research capabilities will form a foundation for DoubleClick to build a research division, enabling DoubleClick to offer its clients tools that inform advertising and e-commerce decisions. Under the terms of the agreement, each @plan stockholder will receive $9.25 for each share of @plan common stock with 20% of their consideration to be paid in cash, and the remainder in DoubleClick common stock.



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