Venoco, Inc. : Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Investigation of Venoco, Inc.
01/18/2012| 07:05pm US/Eastern
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered
in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Venoco,
Inc. ("Venoco" or the "Company") (NYSE: VQ) for potential breaches of
fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct related to the sale of
the Company to its chief executive officer, Timothy Marquez, who already
holds 50.3 percent of the Company's stock, in an all-cash deal valued at
about $770 million. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Venoco
stockholders will receive $12.50 in cash per each share of Venoco they
own, while, according to Yahoo! Finance, at least one financial analyst
has set a price target of $20 for Venoco.
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Whether Venoco's Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to
the Company's stockholders by failing to conduct an adequate and fair
sales process prior to agreeing to this proposed transaction, whether
the proposed transaction undervalues Venoco's shares and by how much
this proposed transaction undervalues the Company to the detriment of
Venoco's shareholders are the key focus of this investigation.
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information, please visit us at www.faruqilaw.com/VQ
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