Mercury Interactive - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview

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Mercury Interactive M&A Summary

Mercury Interactive has acquired 3 companies of its own. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Mercury Interactive’s largest acquisition to date was in 2003, when it acquired Kintana for $225M. Mercury Interactive has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (50%) and software (50%).

Mercury Interactive Ownership

Who owns Mercury Interactive?

Mercury Interactive is owned by HP. It was acquired on November 7, 2006.

Mercury Interactive Business Overview

Where is Mercury Interactive headquartered?

Mercury Interactive is headquartered in Mountain View, California.

What sector is Mercury Interactive in?

Mercury Interactive is an information technology company.

When was Mercury Interactive founded?

Mercury Interactive was founded in 1989.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity2
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Mercury Interactive Corp.

379 North Whisman Road,
Mountain View, California 94043-3969
United States,

The company provides business technology optimization (BTO) software and services in the United States and internationally.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '01 '02 '03 '04 '05 '06 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # - - 1 - - 1 2
vol $225M $225M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - - - - - 1 1

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Kintana, Inc. 2006-11-02 - Trade Sale
Sunnyvale, California
Systinet Corp. 2006-01-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Kintana, Inc. 2003-06-16 225M USD Add-on Acquisition
Sunnyvale, California
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 1 (50%) 225M (100%) 1 (100%) -
Business Services 1 (50%) - - -
Total 2 $225M 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 225M 1 -
  California 1 225M 1 -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
Total 2 $225M 1 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $225M
Largest Kintana, Inc.
$225M (2003-06-16)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
2 (100%)

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