A deal could be announced in the next few weeks, they said.
The deal was announced after the close of the market.
A deal is expected to be put together and announced within the next two weeks.
A deal will probably not be announced until early next week.
The deal was announced on the 28th of July 2009.
The deal was announced to have been made for 1.8 billion dollars.
Even before the deal was announced today it came under fire.
The two companies are expected to announce the deal today.
The companies announced the deal after the stock market closed.
The companies could announce a deal by the end of the week.