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American Pacific Corporation Merger: Fair to shareholders?

American Pacific (APFC) Merger Takeover Shareholder Lawsuit

American Pacific Corporation ("American Pacific") (APFC) announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by H.I.G. Capital, LLC.  It is an all cash deal that values American Pacific at approximately $392 million.  Under the terms of the proposed transaction, American Pacific's stockholders will receive $46.50 for each share of American Pacific common stock they own. As recently as three months ago, American Pacific traded at $60 per share.

If you own shares of American Pacific Corporation and want more information about the American Pacific Takeover Investigation please contact George Pressly, Esq. at 1(800) 631-6234 or complete the web form on this page.

American Pacific’s board of directors owe American Pacific  shareholders specific duties when selling the company

  • Is $46.50 per share a fair price for American Pacific shareholders? 
  • Does the American Pacific merger agreement contain an unfair termination provision?  
  • Does the merger agreement limit the ability of American Pacific to obtain additional suitors or to accept additional proposals?  
  • Did the American Pacific board of directors obtain a fairness opinion from an independent investment bank?
  • What did the independent fairness show?  
  • Did the board of directors engage other potential suitors?
  • Will there be full disclosure regarding future executive compensation packages?

American Pacific merger or takeover shareholder lawsuit investigation

State security laws provide shareholders a no cost means to question a proposed sale of a publicly traded company.  This review process is deemed a shareholder class action and affords at times shareholders an avenue to investigate fully the proposed transaction.  At minimum, this process often obtains answers to the above questions.  If you own the common stock of American Pacific and if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please fill out the contact form on this web page.