Tenneco Acquires Federal-Mogul

Congratulations to Tenneco who announced they are buying Federal-Mogul L.L.C. in a deal valued at $5.4 billion. This acquisition will bring together two of the largest suppliers of aftermarket automotive components.

Tenneco, a global manufacturing company, said Tuesday it signed a definitive agreement to acquire Federal-Mogul, a global supplier for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the aftermarket.

The company acquired Federal-Mogul from Icahn Enterprises L.P., the investing arm of billionaire investor Carl Icahn, for $5.4 billion through a combination of $800 million in cash, 29.5 million shares of Tenneco’s common stock and assumption of debt.

The acquisition is expected to close in the second half of 2018.

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Link to Crain’s Detroit Business
Article by Dustin Walsh
Published April 10, 2018