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Deal creates highly integrated, geographically diversified refining, marketing and logistics company

SAN ANTONIO and EL PASO, Texas -- Tesoro Corp. and Western Refining Inc. have announced a definitive agreement under which Tesoro will acquire Western Refining for $37.30 per share in a stock transaction valued at $4.1 billion based on Tesoro's closing stock price of $85.74 on Nov. 16, 2016. This...

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Pending regulatory approvals, companies expect deal to close in early 2017

SAN ANTONIO -- Bringing the process another step closer to completion, CST Brands Inc. stockholders approved at a special meeting on Nov. 16 the previously announced merger agreement with a U.S. subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. Couche-Tard announced in August its intention to acquire CST...

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Real-estate, private-equity firm begins to build c-store portfolio, aiming for 400 stores

NEW YORK -- A new player in the convenience-store industry could grow to as many as 400 locations in the next three years if its acquisition pipeline holds up. The company, Corniche Capital , is under contract to acquire 12 c-stores in New Mexico before the end of the year. Although executives did...

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