The deals assume 70 percent debt, 30 percent equity and a 25 percent buyout premium. ($ in millions, except per share data)

CHART HEADLINE
Company Price (4/04/07) Buyout Price 25% Premium Proposed Trailing EV/EBITDA 5-Year IRR
Best Buy $47.89 $27,683 11.1 23.3%
Circuit City 18.21 3,216 10.2 33.5
RadioShack 26.9 4,669 12.4 15.4
Bed Bath & Beyond 40.85 14,269 13.6 18.5
Rent-A-Center 27.72 3,693 10.4 27.7
Tuesday Morning 14.84 729 9.7 17.9
Williams-Sonoma 36.23 4,953 10.9 19.1
Home Depot 38.11 107,239 9.2 14.6
Lowe's 31.37 64,438 10.1 15.7
Office Depot 35.01 12,781 11.9 25.0
OfficeMax 52.92 5,090 11.6 24.5
Staples 26.07 22,974 12.7 24.7
PetSmart 33.13 5,903 12.1 21.6
Source: Company reports; FactSet Research Systems Inc.; Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. estimates