Analysts support strong Santos bid

THE focus for private equity firm Harbour Energy’s A$13.5 billion bid for Santos, its fourth since August, will be global LNG market exposure, but analysts say the hurdles are all domestic. 

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Santos' Gladstone LNG project

The private equity firm is offering US$4.98 per share or A$6.50, which is a 28% premium on Santos' last closing price of $5.07 and 30% overall for the past 30 days of trading.