Landry's Restaurants Inc. chairman and chief executive Tilman J. Fertitta upped his offer to $24 a share to take the restaurant and gaming company private in a deal valued at $1.4 billion, the company said Monday. The latest offer marks the second time in a month Fertitta has increased his bid for the company. He boosted his offer to $21 a share from $14.75 in late April. Shares in Landry's (LNY) were up more than 13 percent at $24.70 in Monday morning trading following news of the increased ...

Register to view this article

It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.

Why Register?

Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.

Attention Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now.We promise it will only take a few minutes!

Questions about your account or how to access content?

Contact:Brian Galletta(813) 627-6722Brian.galletta@penton.comorDesiree Torres(813)

Already registered? here.