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WMS Industries to be Acquired by Scientific Games (WMS, SGMS)

Shares of WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE: WMS), a designer, manufacturer and distributor of games, video and mechanical reel-spinning gaming machines and video lottery terminals (VLTs) to authorized customers in legal gaming venue worldwide, are seeing a huge rally in trading today after the company agreed to be acquired by Scientific Group Inc. (NASDAQ: SGMS).


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