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Auto Manufacturers M&A image Auto Manufacturers M&A » By The Online Investor Staff, updated Thu., Oct. 18, 2:42 AM Recent mergers and acquisitions in the Auto Manufacturers M&A category.

Slide #1. Thor Industries, Inc. K-Z, Inc.

Acquirer: Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO)
Acquiree: K-Z, Inc.
Details: Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the outstanding capital stock of recreational vehicle (RV) manufacturer K-Z, Inc. (K-Z) in a transaction closing effective May 1, 2014. The purchase price, which will be paid in cash, is approximately $53.4 million, subject to adjustment.

Thor Industries, through its subsidiaries, manufactures a range of recreational vehicles and sells those vehicles in the U.S. and Canada. Co. has two reportable segments: towable recreational vehicles, which consists of the following operating segments that have been aggregated: Airstream (towable), Heartland (including Bison, CRV and DRV), Jayco (including Jayco towable, Starcraft and Highland Ridge), Keystone (including CrossRoads and Dutchmen) and KZ (including Venture RV); and motorized recreational vehicles, which consists of the following operating segments that have been aggregated: Airstream (motorized), Jayco (including Jayco motorized and Entegra Coach) and Thor Motor Coach.

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Company Name: 
Thor Industries, Inc.
Stock buyback: 
THO buyback
Website: 
www.thorindustries.com
Sector: 
Auto Manufacturers
Number of ETFs Holding THO: 
52
Total Market Value Held by ETFs: 
$286.01M
Total Market Capitalization: 
$4.37B
% of Market Cap. Held by ETFs: 
6.55%
 

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List of Auto Manufacturers Mergers & Acquisitions in this Slideshow:

10/4/2012:
Acquirer: Thor Industries, Inc. (THO)
Acquiree: Krystal Infinity, LLC, dba, Krystal Enterprises
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

12/6/2012:
Acquirer: Polaris Industries Inc. (PII)
Acquiree: Teton Outfitters, LLC
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

12/18/2012:
Acquirer: Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Acquiree: Navistar International Corporation (NAV)
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

12/20/2012:
Acquirer: Thor Industries, Inc. (THO)
Acquiree: Federal Coach
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

1/25/2013:
Acquirer: Wabash National Corporation (WNC)
Acquiree: Certain assets of the tank and trailer business of Beall Corporation
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

3/1/2013:
Acquirer: New Flyer (NFI.CA)
Acquiree: Certain assets from Daimler Buses North America
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

4/11/2013:
Acquirer: Polaris Industries Inc. (PII)
Acquiree: A.M. Holding S.A.S.
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

6/21/2013:
Acquirer: New Flyer Industries Inc. (NFI.CA)
Acquiree: North American Bus Industries, Inc.
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

7/31/2013:
Acquirer: Allied Specialty Vehicles
Acquiree: Thor Bus Business (THO)
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

9/23/2013:
Acquirer: Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (KNDI)
Acquiree: EV Assets
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

10/21/2013:
Acquirer: Allied Specialty Vehicles, Inc.
Acquiree: Thor Bus Business (THO)
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

10/31/2013:
Acquirer: Thor Industries, Inc. (THO)
Acquiree: Bison Coach
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

12/23/2013:
Acquirer: ZENN Motor Company Inc. (ZNN.CA)
Acquiree: Controlling Stake in EEStor
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

1/27/2014:
Acquirer: ZENN Motor Company Inc. (ZNN.CA)
Acquiree: Controlling Stake in EEStor
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

4/1/2014:
Acquirer: Polaris Industries Inc. (PII)
Acquiree: Kolpin Outdoors, Inc.
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

4/17/2014:
Acquirer: Thor Industries, Inc. (THO)
Acquiree: K-Z, Inc.
Merger/Acquisition details: details »

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