Alleghany stock (Y) is selling for about $14/share below Berkshire’s offer price of $848. I feel pretty confident that the deal will go through. Maybe buy a few shares and make enough for a nice dinner. High finance
You are looking at 5.5% annualized return if they close in 4 months or 120 days
Max gain: 15 Cost : 833 Annualized Return: 5.47 (if they close in 120 days) Annualized Return: 4.38 (if they close in 150 days)
so-so. Not great, not bad.