Special thanks to KICK-ASS TKC READERS for sending groundbreaking late night news that no other local outlet has picked up yet . . .
We want our readers to learn about the deal whilst local "journalists" are busy scouring social media looking for culture war targets in an eternal partisan slap fight that only benefits the status quo.
Meanwhile, savvy readers know this deal impacts jobs, the economy and international trade.
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Seeking Alpha: Canadian Pacific to buy Kansas City Southern for $25 billion
Money line . . .
Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) has agreed to buy Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) for $25B in a cash and stock offer valued at $275 per share . . .
The board of Kansas City Southern has approved the deal which has also received the regulatory nod from the US Surface Transportation Board.
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As is our tradition, all of this news inspires our TKC SATURDAY NIGHT PLAYLIST on the topic of old school songs about trains.
As always, thanks for reading this week and have a safe and fun Saturday night.