We've seen three dozen of our recommendations turn into "deal stocks." That's what you get when the underlying company ends up as a buyout play - or bolsters its own growth by buying out a significant rival.
And we could be adding another "win" to that list.
Shares of longtime Private Briefing holding NXP Semiconductors NV (Nasdaq: NXPI) soared more than 15% by early afternoon today after the Dutch maker of specialized chips for smartphones and electronic payments was reported to be in merger talks with Qualcomm Inc. (Nasdaq: QCOM).
The Wall Street Journal reported the two firms were talking about a deal worth more than $30 billion.
This is premium content for Private Briefing subscribers only.