"If nothing else, EMC’s report will remind its shareholders how they lucked out last fall when Dell offered to acquire the company in a deal worth $67 billion. As of Friday’s close, EMC was worth about $20 billion less than that. Since then, the shares of both EMC and its software subsidiary VMware have fallen: EMC by 13 percent and VMware by more than 38 percent.EMC Reports Q4 As Anxiety Rises About Dell Buyout | Re/code
That fact, coupled with intensifying anxieties about the state of the corporate debt markets, has triggered some concerns that Dell’s takeover plan, which hinges on raising more than $40 billion in debt, might run into trouble."
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
EMC Reports Q4 As Anxiety Rises About Dell Buyout | Re/code
Not such good luck for VMware shareholders