NEW YORK, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Excel Trust, Inc. ("Excel Trust" or the "Company") (NYSE: EXL) (ISIN: US30068C1099) (CUSIP: 30068C109) concerning the proposed acquisition of Excel Trust by Blackstone Property Partners L.P.
Excel Trust shareholders seeking more information about this acquisition are advised to contact Robert Willoughby at [email protected] or 212-661-1100 or 888-476-6529, ext. 237.
The investigation concerns whether the Excel Trust directors are breaching their fiduciary duties by failing to adequately shop the Company and maximize shareholder value. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Excel Trust shareholders will receive $15.85 in cash for each share of Excel Trust common stock. However, the per share offer price is below a recent analyst target price of $16.00 per share.
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