NEW YORK — Shares of Minneapolis-based Supervalu rose significantly on Friday amid speculation the company might be an acquisition candidate, according to Bloomberg News Service here. Shares climbed 5.9% to close at $17.01 after rising to $17.89 earlier for the biggest intraday gain since April 2009, with trading of calls to buy the stock jumping to 36,000 contracts, also the most since last April, Bloomberg noted. Mario Barraza, a New York-based analyst with Kevin Dann & Partners, ...
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