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Re: BLI Recognizes Leading Healthcare Solutions Providers with First-of-its-Kind PaceSetter Award

Art Post ·
Well, this is the first type of award/acknowledgement that I've ever seen that is geared towards a vertical market. Guess there will be more of these to come in the future
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Re: Carl Icahn Bought HP Stake Knowing of Xerox Bid Plans, Fund Says

Art Post ·
this thing is now getting stupid
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

Jason H ·
Lets see how bad they can mess this one up....
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

Art Post ·
Geesh, I feel for you! Although it might be good if they dive you access to XL pagewide
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

Art Post ·
There must be a lot of pissed Samsung dealers out their!!
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

Jason H ·
Art, I had a nice relaxing weekend of golf and football in the mountains and now I come back Monday to this!!! I hope there is a nice silver lining somewhere for us.
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

Czech ·
Yep this one threw me for a loop! WTF! Did NOT see this coming. Here's another question: What's going to happen to all the Canon engines in HP printers? Will they switch to Samsung engines now? That could be a huge revenue loss for Canon. They make a lot of money on their patents.
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

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Here's something I picked up on alerts tonight: HP Inc. CEO Dion Weisler started Monday with a bang. His company, a giant in personal computer and printing, said it would buy Samsung’s printer business for $1.05 billion. Weisler’s hope is that the deal would help HP hpq better compete in the copy machine market and help offset declining sales of printers. HP said Samsung’s printing business brought in $1.8 billion in sales for its fiscal 2015. This number is just a fraction of HP’s overall...
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

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Here's the official release: HP Inc. Unleashes Next Generation A3 Printing Portfolio to Disrupt $55B Copier Segment Delivers Performance, Security, Serviceability and Affordable Color to Reinvent Business Printing BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Sep 12, 2016) - HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ ), the global leader in printing, today introduced an expansive line of powerful A3 multifunction printers (MFPs) designed to disrupt the traditional $55 billion A3 copier category. Visit the online press kit here.
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Re: HP Agrees to Acquire Samsung Printer Business for $1.05 Billion

SalesServiceGuy ·
Samsung shareholders approve $1B printing business sale to HP as company reports 30% YoY profit drop | VentureBeat | Business | by Paul Sawers Samsung announced its Q3 2016 earnings yesterday, and they were pretty much as expected. The Korean tech titan confirmed revenue of 47.82 trillion Korean won ($41.8 billion), with operating profits hitting 5.2 trillion Korean won (around $4.6 billion). This represents a year-on-year (YoY) drop of 3.87 trillion won ($3.4 billion) and 2.19 trillion won...
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Re: HP Plotter Supplier

Art Post ·
Geesh, I'm not sure if there is anyone. Did you try Carolina Wholesale?
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Re: HP Positioned as a Leader in 2017 IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Security Solutions and Services Hardcopy

Art Post ·
Do any end users really read this stuff?
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Re: New TROY m451 SecureUV LaserJet Printer Offers Multiple Cutting-edge Ultraviolet Features for Enhanced Document Security

Art Post ·
I don't get it, other than being a spy, why would I print something I could not see?
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Re: HP introduce PVC-free Durable Smooth Wall Paper

Art Post ·
winder what the cost per square foot is.
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Re: Could Sharp Be Back in Trouble Again??

Jason H ·
I truly think it's only a matter of time before they go under or are aquired. I believe Samsung will continue to make a push to purchase them but every time they have tried, the Japanese govt steps in and stops it.
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Re: HP launches new A3 color laser MFP

Art Post ·
now this is pretty interesting "HP Custom Color Manager". Curious if this software would also have similar features that come with a fiery also
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Re: HP confirms it received a business proposal from Xerox

Art Post ·
I read that the offer was $22 per share
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Re: Is The Time Right for Copiers to be Made in The USA Again?

Jason H ·
I'd love to see it but I think in the end very few people really care if it is made here. Many people claim that they want to buy US made goods but as soon as they have the opportunity to do so they go right back to the foreign, cheaper goods because of the cost. This whole buy USA thing has gotten so much attention recently due to Trump, but until people change their tune about wanting it as cheap as possible nothing will change. Policy on foreign made goods may force people to change but...
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Re: Is The Time Right for Copiers to be Made in The USA Again?

AJ ·
I agree with Jason. It would be nice to have technology manufactured in the US in general. But at the end of the day our labor expenses and manufacturing process automation/quality assurance seem lacking in the globalized landscape. Manufacturing copiers and printers here would also involve moving the manufacturing from existing plants. In a market space where existing manufacturing is below capacity, it would make the case harder to move one. To provide a solution - why don't we reinvest in...
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Re: Is The Time Right for Copiers to be Made in The USA Again?

Art Post ·
We're already manufacturing toner here in the US. HP PageWide and MemJet technology is the technology of the future. Just need to tweak the technology some so everyone can use bond paper and get excellent quality. TY for the post!
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HP Expands U.S. Print Premier Channel Partner Program

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Today, HP Inc. announced a new expansion of account opportunities for U.S. print premier channel partners. Beginning immediately, thousands of Managed Print Services (MPS) Speciality accounts that were previously directly engaged by HP will begin to be made available as premier channel opportunities. The program is a next step in the company’s office printing strategy to concurrently grow contractual and channel this year, while earning incremental market share in both the A3 and A4...
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HP Opens CES 2019 with Stunning Displays, PCs, and Security Innovations

Art Post ·
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today at CES 2019, HP introduced a series of bold new product innovations thoughtfully designed for the changing ways people live, work, and play. HP’s latest products provide powerful new ways for customers to connect, create, and compete – including a stunning new AMOLED display on its premium Spectre x360 15; a lineup of new Elite innovations featuring the next generation of the award-winning Sure View privacy screen; and, the jaw-dropping OMEN...
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Color-Logic and HP Indigo Shine at PRINT 18 in Chicago

Art Post ·
PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release For more information, contact: Mark Geeves at 513-258-0047 or mark@color-logic.com Color-Logic and HP Indigo Shine at PRINT 18 in Chicago ~ HP Indigo Offerings Make Impressive use of Color-Logic Effects ~ West Chester, Ohio, USA; September 2018-- HP Indigo and Color-Logic will join forces at PRINT 18 in Chicago to demonstrate how HP Indigo white ink, expanded color gamut inks, and fluorescent inks let graphic designers offer brands and product managers an...
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HP Pushes the Boundaries of Digital Creativity

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October 15, 2018 09:05 ET | Source: HP Inc. News highlights: HP ZBooks add powerful new features to boost performance and productivity Z Club invites elite creators to experience the power of Z by HP cutting-edge solutions HP SmartStream Designer for Designers provides limitless possibilities for print and packaging LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today at Adobe® MAX , HP Inc. announced a bold new push to deliver the next generation of technology solutions for the world’s...
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Will DaaS become the new normal for the channel?

Art Post ·
With Microsoft announcing its managed desktop service within days of HP Inc updating its own model, Marian McHugh investigates whether DaaS is on the path to becoming the new normal for the channel. Device-as-a-service (DaaS) may not be a new concept to the channel, but when giants such as Microsoft and Computacenter enter into the fray, one can't help but take notice. Last month Microsoft finally confirmed rumours that it was launching its own answer to DaaS in Microsoft Managed Desktop...
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Canon announces conclusion of toner cartridge-related patent infringement dispute with Tonet Inc.,

Art Post ·
TOKYO, July 3, 2018-Canon Inc. today announced that the Seoul Central District Court of Korea concluded the patent dispute against Tonet Inc. ('Tonet') by mediation. In the mediation decision, Tonet admitted to have infringed Canon's Korean Patent Nos. 10-1182006 and 10-1101654. Tonet is obligated to cease sale and distribution of the toner cartridges models 'HP CF280X', 'HP CF280A', 'HP CE255X', 'HP CE255A', 'HP CE505X', 'HP CE505A', 'HP CF287A', 'HP CF226X', 'HP CF226A', 'HP...
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Outstanding Copier MFPs Earn BLI Pick Awards

Art Post ·
FAIRFIELD, N.J. (PRWEB) July 11, 2018 Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab (BLI), the world’s leading independent provider of testing services and analytical information to the document imaging industry, announces the winners of its coveted Summer 2018 Pick awards in the Copier MFP category, with the honors going to stellar devices from Fuji Xerox, HP, Kyocera, Sharp, and Xerox. Awarded twice annually for office equipment, Picks acknowledge the products that gave the best performances in...
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Critical Bug Opens Millions of HP OfficeJet Printers to Attack

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A malicious fax sent to an HP Inc. OfficeJet all-in-one inkjet printer can give hackers control of the printer and act as a springboard into an attached network environment. LAS VEGAS – Tens of millions of fax-ready HP OfficeJet inkjet printers are vulnerable to a simple hack that gives an attacker full control over a targeted printer. Once compromised, the all-in-one OfficeJet could act as a springboard for deeper network penetration by an attacker. Here at DEF CON, researchers at Check...
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HP names Mike Boyle as new Australian and New Zealand boss

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HP has appointed its new Australian and New Zealand boss, naming Mike Boyle its South Pacific managing director. Boyle, who is currently HP's graphics solutions boss for Asia-Pacific and Japan, will take over from interim South Pacific managing director Paul Gracey in November. Gracey has stood in as the regional leader since it was vacated by Rob Mesaros in May, but will resume leading HP's South Pacific printing systems business once Boyle commences. “Mike is an effective leader with broad...
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MFP Industry News August 5th 2018

Art Post ·
Xerox and Fujifilm battle update - Nikkei Asian newspaper interviewed Shigetaka Komori, CEO of Fujifilm; "Fujifilm can grow without the acquisition (of Xerox), which does not mean we will lose our future." o is continuing its attempts to acquire Xerox, but has denied it will make any compromise, even if it fails in the bid. o "We would not go as far as to raise our terms of acquisition, set in January, to realize the deal." o "It will be better if we can buy Xerox", but the acquisition "is...
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MFP Industry Notes 08-19-2018

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HP is the most secure???? - Numerous industry and IT news organizations reported on a vulnerability in the fax boards of many HP devices - Check Point Research of Israel reported that in many HP inkjet MFPs, a hacker can dial up the fax number, send a specially created image file containing malware by fax to the MFP, allowing attacker to penetrate one access point in order to enter the customer’s entire network. HP dealer executive leaves firm - Thomas Jensen, a 15 year HP veteran, announced...
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Precision Label Launches Digital Silver Ink Production with New HP Indigo 6900 Press

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FARMINGDALE, N.Y. - December 5, 2018 - Precision Label Corporation , a New York-based converter serving major cosmetic brands, is expanding its digital production capabilities with the addition of breakthrough HP Indigo silver ink and an HP Indigo 6900 Digital Press. The new HP Indigo ElectroInk Silver, now commercially available, delivers digitally printed metallic effects across a wide color gamut. "We are getting excellent results printing fine type and vignettes in silver and can produce...
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HP Announces New Print Consulting Services and Solutions

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PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, HP Inc. unveiled a range of new services and solutions to help businesses gain more flexibility and scale. The security technology and enterprise expertise includes a powerful new HP FutureSmart firmware release for HP Enterprise-class printers and MFPs, Immersive Analytics Service and the integration with both McAfee Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) and Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) - an...
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HP to Xerox: Your Earnings Report Changes Nothing — Leave Us Alone

Art Post ·
While Xerox Holdings shares are rallying this morning on better-than-expected fourth-quarter results , one key observer isn’t impressed. HP Inc. still isn’t interested in being acquired by its smaller rival in the printer market. In November, Xerox (ticker: XRX) offered to acquire HP (HPQ) for $22 a share—$17 in cash and the rest in Xerox shares. Were the offering to close on those terms, current HP holders would own 48% of the combined company. Over the past few months, HP has repeatedly...
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Xerox's quarterly profit beats estimates, says firm on HP buyout

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Xerox Holdings Corp <XRX.N> on Tuesday posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit as it kept a tight lid on costs and said it plans to follow through with its $33 billion bid to buy rival HP Inc <HPQ.N>. Shares of the company, known for its photocopiers and printers, were up as much as 7%. Xerox, which has been facing a slowdown in demand as businesses cut down on printing their paperwork, has laid out a three-year cost-cutting plan under Chief Executive Officer John...
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DocuCopies Boosts Color Depth and Speed with HP DesignJet Z9+ Wide-Format Printer

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The New Year brought new color capabilities, faster production and more wide-format printing options to DocuCopies, as the online printing company announced in January the addition of the HP DesignJet Z9+ to their lineup of high-end printing equipment. This new wide-format printer represents an evolutionary leap in printing technology. Using nine ink colors instead of the standard six, the machine renders unparalleled depth and precision for photo and art prints, signage, and banners alike.
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Xerox sweetens offer for HP

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Xerox said its latest offer comprises $18.40 in cash and 0.149 Xerox shares for each HP share — valuing the company at about $35 billion — and that it plans to launch a tender offer on or around March 2. HP shares rose nearly 3% to $22.31, while Xerox was up about 1%. The U.S. printer maker first made a $33.5 billion cash-and-stock offer for HP, a company more than three times its size, in November. HP’s board had then rejected the offer, saying it significantly undervalued the company. read...
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HP says it will answer Xerox's latest buyout offer on February 24

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While Xerox had a lot to say earlier this week about its efforts to acquire HP, Palo Alto-based HP says anyone waiting for its response to Xerox’s nearly $35 billion buyout offer will have to remain patient for almost two more weeks. HP said it will hold off on saying anything more about Xerox’s offer until Feb. 24, at which time HP will report its fiscal first-quarter results, and provide “additional information” about its business plans. HP said in a statement sent to this news...
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Xerox courts HP shareholders as takeover battle heats up

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(Reuters) - U.S. printer maker Xerox Holdings Corp ( XRX.N ) is hosting a dinner for HP Inc ( HPQ.N ) shareholders this week as it seeks investor support to overcome the personal computer maker’s resistance to its $35 billion takeover bid, according to people familiar with the matter. The charm offensive comes after Xerox raised its cash-and-stock bid for HP last week by $2 to $24 per share ahead of a tender offer it plans to launch in early March. It is also asking HP shareholders to...
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Can someone help with HP?

Art Post ·
Hoping someone can forward me dealer pricing for the hardware options and supplies for this model please HP LaserJet E85055 A3 model. It launched back in November
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Xerox/HP merger update

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- Xerox, which is currently engaged in a hostile-takeover bid for competitor HP Inc., raised its offer for HP, announcing a new offer of $24.00 per share, which will be consist of $18.40 in cash and $0.149 in Xerox shares for each HP share - offer will not be subject to any conditions related to financing or due diligence - Xerox had previously offered to buy HP for $33.5 billion or $22 per share — $17 in cash and $0.137 in Xerox shares for each HP share - Xerox execs claim to have met with,...
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HP ranked highest by IDC for security

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- IDC recently published its annual Marketscape For Security Solutions and Services Hardcopy Worldwide - HP received highest rating, in the upper righthand corner of the matrix - Also in upper quadrant was Xerox, Canon, Ricoh and Lexmark
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HP Joins Industry-Standards Initiative for Printer Security

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HP Inc. has announced that it has joined the Buyers Lab (BLI) Security Validation Testing program for MFPs and printers to help drive more stringent industry standards for printer security. Common endpoint devices such as office printers have proven to be serious security weak spots for organizations of all sizes in recent years, chiefly due to modern printers being produced with various forms of in-built connectivity, without the same sophistication of security to go with it. Printers have...
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Icahn Suggested HP Buy Xerox With Offer About to Go Public

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(Bloomberg) -- Xerox Holdings Corp.’s largest shareholder made a suggestion as the printer maker was preparing to go public with its takeover offer for HP Inc. in November: buy us instead. Activist investor Carl Icahn raised the idea of HP acquiring Xerox for $45 a share in a phone call with HP Chief Executive Officer Enrique Lores in November, according to people familiar with the matter. HP executives viewed the proposal as over-valuing Xerox and decided not to pursue it, said the people,...
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HP Inc. Reports Fiscal 2020 First Quarter Results

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Notes to table Information about HP Inc.'s use of non-GAAP financial information is provided under "Use of non-GAAP financial information" below . Net revenue and EPS results HP Inc. and its subsidiaries (“HP”) announced fiscal 2020 first quarter net revenue of $14.6 billion, down 0.6% (up 0.5% in constant currency) from the prior-year period. First quarter GAAP diluted net EPS was $0.46, down from $0.51 in the prior-year period and above the previously provided outlook of $0.39 to $0.42.
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Xerox to Keep Pursuing HP Despite Poison Pill Plan

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(The Mercury News/TNS) - Xerox said Friday that it intends to push ahead with its efforts to acquire HP despite the Palo Alto-based company adopting a shareholders’ rights plan meant to stymie Xerox’s unsolicited buyout attempt. Xerox’s comments are the latest in what has been a three-month-long effort by the printing and imaging company to acquire HP. Xerox’s current offer values HP at $24 a share, or $34 billion in cash and Xerox stock. “We believe HP shareholders appreciate that the value...
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US company SunDance acquires HP Indigo 6r Digital Press

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Multi-channel print and marketing company SunDance has expanded its portfolio with the purchase of an HP Indigo 6r Digital Press. Following the acquisition, the company will be able to provide custom labels and flexible packaging to help businesses with branding and promotion goals. HP Indigo 6r Digital Press can print flexible, durable and portable packaging that can be used in food, beauty and health markets, as well as for pills, bars, gels, powders, and cream products. read the rest here
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HP will return $16 billion to investors to stave off Xerox bid

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HP Inc. announced it will return $16 billion to shareholders in the form of buybacks and will boost cost cuts as it tries to rally investors against Xerox Holdings Corp.'s push for control of the world’s second-largest personal computer maker. HP said it would increase share buybacks to $15 billion from a $5-billion program announced in October. This will result in adjusted profit of $3.25 to $3.65 a share in fiscal 2022, which is about $1 more a share than analysts’ projections. HP also...
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HP in new discussions with Xerox on possible merger terms

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Dubbing a $35 billion merger proposal by Xerox as “flawed” and “irresponsible,” HP confirmed it has reached out to its rival about terms for a possible combination, even as HP pledges to buy back an additional $10 billion in stock from investors in an effort to boost the value of its shares. Norwalk-based Xerox confirmed last autumn it had reached out to Palo Alto, Calif.-based HP on a merger. But HP’s board rejected the proposal , and Xerox vowed ever since to win over investors directly in...
 
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