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2019

Rocky Pontikes in Smart Business
"M&A activity remains strong, as dealmakers watch the markets closely" View Article

Rick Weil in Plastics News
"Plastics M&A strong, but clouds on horizon for 2019" View Article

Louis Mitchell in FLEXO Magazine
"Flexographic M&A Drivers: Achieving Growth Through Consolidation" View Article

2018

Bill Hornell in Corrugated Today
"Market Dynamics Create a New Landscape" View Article

Rocky Pontikes in Mergermarket
"Mega-deals dominate in Midwest with strategics leading the way" View Article

Rick Weil in Plastics News
"Big deals, frequent buyers dominate M&A market" View Article

Jeff Golman explores the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and its Impact on M&A Activity
"Done Deal: M&A Activity to Surge as a Result of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act"  View Article

Aerospace and Defense Year-End Industry Outlook in Aerospace Manufacturing and Design
"2018 Forecast: Aerospace Manufacturing and Design"  View Article

2017

Packaging Perspectives in Paper, Film & Foil Converter
"Packaging Perspectives: 2017 Year-End Review" View Article

Rick Weil in Plastics News
"Caps, packaging 'very attractive' to investors" View Article 

Jeff Golman in Forbes
"Corporate Buyers Account for an All-Time High in M&A Deal Activity" View Article

Packaging Perspectives in Paper, Film & Foil Converter
"Packaging Perspectives: 2017 Mid-Year Review" View Article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
"All in the Family: The Emerging Role of Family Offices in M&A" View Article

Rick Weil in Plastics News
"Plastics M&A Remains Hot, Valuations on the Rise" View article

2016

Rick Weil in Flexible Packaging Magazine
"Solid Fiscal Base Drives M&A Packaging Trend" View article

Rick Weil in Converting Quarterly
"Where The Flexible Packaging Field Is Headed To 2021'" View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
“What's Driving Valuations? Five Reasons EBITDA Multiples Remain Elevated in 2016” View article

Rick Weil in Plastics News
"Big Money Deals Dominate Materials Market'" View article

Rick Weil in Plastics News
"M&A Market 'Might be a Little Fished Out'" View article

Jeff Golman in Reuters
"Rush for Ag-Chem Megadeals Clogs Regulatory Path, Worries Farmers" View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
“Halliburton, Baker Hughes and the Price of Doing Nothing” View article

Andrew Carolus in Aviation Week
"2016 Could Be Big Year For Smaller Companies" View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
“M&A’s Junk Bond Jitters” View article

Rick Weil in Plastics News
"The world is becoming one big market" View article

Packaging Team in Plastics News
"Packaging M&A Market Going Strong" View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
“The 'Office Depot' Warning: What Could Derail M&A In 2016” View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
"Four Reasons 2016 Will Be a Strong Year For M&A" View article

2015

Jeff Golman on CNBC
"Global M&A Worth Nearly $5 Trillion in 2015" View interview

Jeff Golman in Forbes
"Better Off Alone: Alcoa's Largest Divisions Part Ways" View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
“Too Rich For My Blood: LPs Balk at Sky-High Valuations” View article

Andrew Carolus in Reuters
"Buffett pays high price for Precision Castparts" View article

Bill Hornell in Label & Narrow Web
"Economic Report" View article

Andrew Carolus in National Defense Magazine
"Dangerous World' Rhetoric Not Driving Up Defense Spending" View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
"A Hostile Environment: The M&A Landscape in 2015" View article

Jeff Golman in Forbes
"Too Big Not to Fail: Lessons from Comcast's Failure" View article