We've reported before how coming back into the market for retailers. In recent weeks, we've already seen the acquisition of fast food chain Burger King by 3G Capital. Meanwhile, bookseller Barnes & Noble has made no secret of its plans to to secure a deep-pocketed buyer.players are
To help figure out which other retailers might be up for sale, The Street put together a list of most likely acquisition targets. These include American Eagle Outfitters, Saks Fifth Avenue, GameStop and BJ's Wholesale Club, among others.
In addition to the leveraged buyouts, there might be a powerhouse move by Amazon.com to acquire movie rental service Netflix, athat may have big implications for Amazon's competitors in the bricks-and-mortar realm.