An investigation for investors in Micromet Inc. (NASDAQ:MITI) shares in connection with the takeover was announced and NASDAQ: MITI stockholders should contact the Shareholders Foundation.
San Diego, CA, USA (January 31, 2012) -- The Shareholders Foundation announces that an investigation for investors in Micromet Inc. (NASDAQ:MITI) shares was initiated concerning whether the offer to acquire Micromet for $11 per share and the buyout process are unfair to investors in NASDAQ:MITI shares.
Investors in shares of Micromet Inc. (NASDAQ:MITI) and purchased NASDAQ:MITI shares prior to the announcement, have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation at mail(at)shareholdersfoundation.com or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.
The investigations by law firms concern whether Micromet Inc, certain officers and directors, and/or others breached their fiduciary duties to Micromet (NASDAQ: MITI) investors in connection with the proposed acquisition.
On Jan. 26, 2012, Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and Micromet, Inc. (NASDAQ:MITI) announced that the companies have entered into a merger agreement under which Amgen will acquire Micromet for $11 per share in cash or a transaction, which values Micromet at approximately $1.16 billion.
However, at least on analyst has set the high target price for NASDAQ:MITI shares at $12 per share, thus above the current offer.
Therefore the investigation for NASDAQ:MITI investors concerns whether the Micromet Board of Directors undertook an adequate sales process and in particular breached their fiduciary duties to Micromet Inc. (NASDAQ:MITI) shareholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction. The investigation also focuses on whether offer by Amgen undervalues NASDAQ:MITI shares.
Those who are current investors in Micromet Inc. (NASDAQ:MITI) and purchased NASDAQ:MITI shares prior to the announcement, have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation.
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