BRIEF-Compass Minerals to buy Brazilian specialty plant nutrition company
Aug 15 (Reuters) - Compass Minerals International Inc :
* Compass Minerals to acquire full ownership of leading Brazilian specialty plant nutrition company
* Compass Minerals expects transaction to add $0.12 to $0.15 to full-year 2016 diluted earnings per share.
* Will assume approximately $150 million in U.S. Dollar equivalent long-term debt, most of which will be retired during Q4
* Expects to fund acquisition with new debt
* Purchase consideration for remaining 65 percent of Produquímica is expected to range from $460 million to $480 million including debt
* Acquisition includes approximately $150 million of net working capital. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
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