Air Products' Chinese bid deserves to fly
HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - Air Products' bid for Yingde Gases deserves to fly. The U.S. giant has been stuck in a bizarre battle over the Hong Kong-listed company, which it wants to buy for up to $2.8 billion including debt. The target's board finally seems to be seeing sense. Bravo: the suitor is ready to pay a fair EBITDA multiple and a fat premium for shareholders.