Qlik Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: QLIK), an enterprise software company, has agreed to be bought by private equity firm Thoma Bravo in an all-cash deal valued at about $3 billion.
According to terms of the agreement announced Thursday, Qlik shareholders will get $30.50 in cash for each share of Qlik common stock they hold. The price is a 40 percent premium to the company’s unaffected 10-day average stock price prior to March 3. Qlik shares rose 4.3 percent to $30.23 in early trading in New York. They are down 8.5 percent this year through Wednesday.