The Associated Press, Inc.

450 West 33rd Street,
New York, New York 10001
United States,
(212) 621-1500
www.ap.org

The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. Founded in 1846, AP today is the most trusted source of independent news and information. On any given day, more than half the world’s population sees news from AP.

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Buy (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - 1 - - - 2
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According to our data here at Mergr, The Associated Press has acquired 0 company. It has also divested 2 assets.

When analyzing the media sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 366 media companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 26 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 5 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic media acquirer over the past 3 years is Dentsu Aegis Network, with 16 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the media sector over the past 3 years is Providence Equity Partners LLC with 5 platform acquisitions.

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