HEADLINE STOCKS-U.S. small/midcap stocks on the move on April 11

April 11 (Reuters) – Some small and midcap stocks on the
move on Monday:
(For large-cap stocks one the move, click on )

LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS INC , $1.73, up 20 pct

GLOBAL CROSSING LTD , $25.45, up 72 pct

Internet content delivery company Level 3 Communications
plans to buy smaller rival Global Crossing for about $1.9
billion in a stock deal, as it looks to wrestle market share
from Akamai Technologies Inc . [ID:nL3E7FB29F]

FLOWERS FOODS INC , $28.19, up 2 pct

TASTY BAKING CO , $3.97, up 147 pct

Bakery company Flowers Foods Inc said it plans to buy Tasty
Baking Co for about $4 a share in an all-cash deal that bails
out the debt-laden maker of Kandy Kakes. [ID:nL3E7FB28C]

BENCHMARK ELECTRONICS INC , $17.78, down 3 pct

The contract electronics manufacturer lowered its
first-quarter outlook, hurt by softer-than-expected demand and
inventory corrections from some of its clients. [ID:nL3E7FB1ZB]

99-CENT ONLY STORES , $20.15, up 2 pct

The discount chain said it has formed a special committee of
independent directors to consider the $1.34 billion buyout offer
from the Schiffer-Gold family, which has teamed up with private
equity firm Leonard Green & Partners L.P. to take the company
private. [ID:nL3E7FB2HS]


The company reported first-quarter results. [ID:nASA01WP8]
(Reporting by Megha Mandavia)

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HEADLINE STOCKS-U.S. small/midcap stocks on the move on April 11