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NASDAQ:ARMO Investor Alert: Investigation over Possible Wrongdoing in Acquisition of ARMO BioSciences, Inc

Via: ReleaseWire

Updated 11:00 AM CDT, Mon, May 14,2018

An investigation on behalf of investors of ARMO BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARMO) in connection with the proposed takeover was announced.

San Diego, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/14/2018 -- An investigation was announced for investors, who currently hold shares of ARMO BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARMO),over the takeover of ARMO BioSciences, Inc. by Eli Lilly and Company for $50.00 per share is unfair to NASDAQ: ARMO stockholders.

Investors who purchased shares of ARMO BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARMO) and currently hold any of those NASDAQ: ARMO shares have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation at mail@shareholdersfoundation.com or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.

The investigation by a law firm concerns whether certain directors of ARMO BioSciences, Inc. breached their fiduciary duties owed to NASDAQ: ARMO investors in connection with the proposed acquisition.

Redwood City, CA based ARMO BioSciences, Inc., an immuno-oncology company, develops a pipeline of novel product candidates that activate the immune system of cancer patients to recognize and eradicate tumors in the United States. On May 10, 2018, Eli Lilly and Company(NYSE: LLY) and ARMO BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARMO) announced an agreement for Lilly to acquire ARMO for $50 per share, or approximately $1.6 billion, in an all-cash transaction. Under the terms of the agreement, , Eli Lilly will promptly commence a tender offer to acquire all shares of ARMO BioSciences for a purchase price of $50 per share in cash, or approximately $1.6 billion.

However, given that at least one analyst has set the high target price for NASDAQ:ARMO shares at $75.00 per share, the investigation concerns whether the offer is unfair to NASDAQ: ARMO stockholders. More specifically, the investigation concerns whether the ARMO BioSciences Board of Directors undertook an adequate sales process, adequately shopped the company before entering into the transaction, maximized shareholder value by negotiating the best price, and acted in the shareholders' best interests in connection with the proposed sale.

On May 11, 2018, shares of ARMO BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARMO) closed at $49.81 per share.

Those who are current investors in ARMO BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARMO) shares have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

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