Shares in Alcatel, an often volatile stock, rose 8.7 percent following the report. Nokia was up 3.4 percent. Both Alcatel and Nokia declined to comment on the report. Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia have held on-again, off-again talks for years before Nokia sold ...
Yahoo Finance · 12/18/2014
Shares of Alcatel-Lucent have continued to decline in response to recent weakness in shares of proposed merger partner Nokia. But overall, analysts remain bullish on the companies’ future with several upgrading their stock ratings in recent weeks.
RCR Wireless · 5/15/2015
But Mr. Combes preferred another idea: selling the entire company. On Wednesday, Mr. Combes’s point of view won the day, when Nokia agreed to buy out Alcatel-Lucent in an all-stock deal that values the French firm at €15.6 billion ($16.6 billion).
Wall Street Journal · BySam Schechner · 4/15/2015
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New York Times · 4/28/1998
Alcatel-Lucent has been having a harder time in the past decade. In 2006, the stock of France’s Alcatel was trading near $16 a share when it paid $13 billion for US-based Lucent. But clashing cultures, rigid bureaucracies and a failure to innovate led to ...
Time · 4/20/2015
... shares closed on Monday in Europe with a 36 percent valuation premium to Alcatel-Lucent, based on EBITDA, which could give Nokia plenty of room to make a cash-and-stock bid for Alcatel-Lucent. After the companies confirmed the deal talks, Alcatel ...
FierceWireless · ByPhil Goldstein · 4/14/2015
The multibillion-dollar companies indicated that the deal would involve exchanging Nokia stock for shares of Alcatel-Lucent, but they cautioned "there can be no certainty" that their talks would result in a merger. Still, their chief executives -- Rajeev ...
Los Angeles Times · 4/14/2015
The deal values Lucent at $3.01 a share, or slightly below its closing stock price of $3.05 on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday. Despite that discount, Lucent Chief Financial Officer John Kritzmacher called the deal "fair and equitable." The price ... · 4/3/2006
... reflect better growth for the stock in the future. Its balance sheet carries total cash of $6.33 billion and has a total debt of $6.02 billion. Alcatel-Lucent has operating cash flow of $210.94 million and levered free cash flow of $218.50 million.
Guru Focus · 5/28/2015


Alcatel-Lucent S.A. is a French global telecommunications equipment company, headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, Fra…
Alcatel-Lucent S.A. is a French global telecommunications equipment company, headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. The company focuses on fixed, mobile, and converged networking hardware, IP technologies, software and services, with operations in more than 130 countries. It had been named Industry Group Leader for Technology Hardware & Equipment sector in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices review and listed in the 2014 Thomson Reuters Top 100 Global Innovators for the 4th consecutive year. Alcatel-Lucent also owns Bell Laboratories, one of the largest research and development facilities in the communications industry, whose employees have been awarded eight Nobel Prizes and the company holds in excess of 29,000 patents.
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