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Want to find the next $10-billion plus takeover target? Watch executive stock sales carefully

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

This past six weeks have seen a resurgence in M&A activity, despite the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. Marathon Petroleum's recent $21 billion sale of its Speedway gas station business to 7-Eleven parent Seven & i Holdings is just one of the most notable megadeals among a slew of recent transactions.
No fewer than eight deals worth more than $10 billion have been announced since June 30, the fastest start to a second half of the year since before the 2008 global financial crisis, according to a Financial Times analysis of data from Refinitiv.
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