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Cisco Sets Off Rumor Mill With $4B Debt Sale

Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) set off the rumor mill Monday after news broke that it’s pursuing a $4 billion debt sale.

That’s the kind of dough needed to buy other companies and Cisco is one of the tech firms most adept at M&A.

Even though Cisco boasts nearly $30 billion in cash, raising debt is a common way to prepare for mergers. So, who might make good takeover targets? Post your thoughts here.


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