Thursday, January 23, 2003
WSJ.com - Analyst Values Microsoft Deal For PlaceWare at $200 Million
WSJ.com - Analyst Values Microsoft Deal For PlaceWare at $200 Million "How badly did Microsoft Corp. want PlaceWare Inc.? Neither of the companies will discuss the price of the acquisition, announced Tuesday. But Elliot Gold, an analyst with TeleSpan Publishing Corp. of Altadena, Calif., says he has learned the software giant is paying on the order of $200 million to buy the closely held Silicon Valley company."