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Monday, July 13, 2015
Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: MarkWest Energy Partners
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of MarkWest Energy Partners (MWE) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to MPLX LP
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of MarkWest Energy Partners (“MarkWest” or the “Company”) (NYSE:MWE) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to MPLX LP for approximately $15.8 billion.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive1.09 MPLX common units and a one-time cash payment of approximately $3.37 per MarkWest common unit, for total consideration of $78.64 for each share of Company common stock they own.
However, at least one analyst sets the Company’s share price at $86.00 and the share has traded at higher values than the current deal offer in the past year.
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