Selected M&A Deals for the Week of 4/13/2012 – 4/20/2012

The table below includes a select list of Software, SaaS, Internet and Mobile M&A transactions for the week of 4/13/2012 – 4/20/2012.  For a comprehensive analysis of software industry mergers and acquisitions and public software company financial performance you can download our research reports by visiting http://www.softwareequity.com/research_reports.aspx.  Notable transactions for the week include:

•DTS Inc’s (NasdaqGS:DTSI) acquisition of SRS Labs Inc (NasdaqGm:SRSL) for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $114.2 million, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 3.48x
•KLAB’s (TSE:3656) acquisition of Pikkle, Inc. for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $2.18 million, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 3.13x
•Gartner Inc’s (NUSE:IT) acquisition of Ideas International Ltd (ASX:IDE) for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $14.95 million, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 1.65x
•Marlin Equity Partners, LLC acquisition of Openwave Systems Inc. for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $55 million
•IBM’s acquisition of Varicent Software
•Groupon, Inc’s (NasdaqGS:GRPN) acquisition of DITTO.ME, Inc
•Twitter’s acquisition of Hotspots.io

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