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Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Deals of the day -- mergers and acquisitions, (NYSE: CAG)

The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Tuesday:** Giant U.S. food and grain-handling companies ConAgra Foods Inc, Cargill and CHS Inc plan to combine their North American flour milling businesses into a new venture that would control more than a third of U.S. capacity, dwarfing all competitors in size and market reach.** RWE, Germany's second-biggest utility, has put its oil and gas exploration unit up for sale in a move that could raise close to 5 billion euros ($6.5 billion) for its drive to cut debt.

ConAgra Foods, Inc. (ConAgra Foods) is a food company. Shares of CAG traded higher by 0.12% or $0.04/share to $34.73. In the past year, the shares have traded as low as $23.64 and as high as $34.76. On average, 4008430 shares of CAG exchange hands on a given day and today's volume is recorded at 3009224.