BUZZ-Chiquita Brands International Inc: To be bought by Cutrale-Safra

lunes 27 de octubre de 2014 08:30 GYT

** Banana producer's shares up 1.2 pct at $14.16 premarket

** Brazilian juice maker Grupo Cutrale and investment firm Safra Group agreed to buy company for $14.50 per share

** Chiquita said on Friday its shareholders voted against a proposed merger with Irish rival Fyffes Plc

** Up to Friday's close of $14.16, stock had risen 30.6 pct since the company agreed to merge with Fyffes in March