Harman International Industries
Samsung gets OK to test self-driving tech in S. KoreaTue, 02, May 2017
First Shift: Top hellos, goodbyes of 2016Thu, 29, Dec 2016
Harman's first bet after Samsung deal is car dashboard projectorTue, 06, Dec 2016
Deal could speed car electronics systemsMon, 21, Nov 2016
Samsung snagging Harman lifts supplier stocks, creates speculationFri, 18, Nov 2016
Samsung's $8 billion agreement to buy Harman International helped breathe some life into a few moribund auto stocks, especially Visteon, as investors speculate that there could be a buying spree of companies that make technology for self-driving cars.
Samsung's $8 billion bid for Harman makes big bet on car techMon, 14, Nov 2016
Samsung's planned acquisition of Harman would give the supplier a major leg up in the connected- and autonomous-vehicle space. The $8 billion deal -- announced today and expected to close in mid-2017 -- marks Samsung's plan to increase its presence in the industry.
Samsung to buy Harman for $8 billion in connected-car pushMon, 14, Nov 2016
Outside help eases burden of tech r&dMon, 26, Sep 2016
Self-driving cars spur more automotive M&A in Silicon ValleyWed, 10, Aug 2016
The auto industry's self-driving revolution has spurred the biggest two years of automotive supplier takeovers in a decade. The total value of automotive supplier deals in 2015 and 2016 was $74.4 billion, according to data compiled by Bloomberg, with each of those years far exceeding the $17.7 billion annual average in the previous 10 years.