Below are noteworthy Merger and Acquisition activity from the last week:

Oil & Gas M&A News: On May 30, 2017, Ensco Plc (NYSE: ESV) and Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) jointly announced they have entered into a definitive agreement in which Ensco will acquire Atwood in an all-stock transaction. Ensco is a global provider of offshore drilling services to the petroleum industry. Atwood is a leading offshore drilling company that engages in the drilling and completion of exploration and developmental wells for the oil and gas industry. Under the terms, Atwood shareholders will receive 1.60 shares of Ensco for each Atwood common stock share for a total value of $10.72 per share.
Read more at www.enscoplc.com

Packaged Food M&A News: On June 1, 2017, Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced that they have completed its previously announced acquisition of Pini Group’s packaged meats companies in Poland. Through the acquisition, Smithfield Poland will be the largest employer in the Polish food industry. The purchase price was undisclosed.
Read more at www.smithfieldfoods.com

Manufacturing M&A News: On June 2, 2017, Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) announced it had acquired Amtrol, a leading manufacturer of pressure cylinders and water system tanks. Worthington is a diversified metal manufacturing company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Amtrol will strengthen Worthington’s industrial gas and consumer products business, while complementing Worthington’s refrigerant cylinder manufacturing capabilities. The purchase price was approximately $283 million.
Read more at www.worthingtonindustries.com

Biotechnology M&A News: On May 30, 2017, Inspyr Therapeutics (OTCQB: NSPXD), a clinical-stage biotechnology company, announced it has entered into an agreement to create an integrated company with a proprietary platform driving a pipeline of novel therapeutics with Lewis and Clark Pharmaceuticals. Lewis and Clark Pharmaceuticals is a privately-held biotechnology company developing novel proprietary compounds from an industry-leading technology platform.
Read more at www.inspyrtx.com