Behind Symantec’s Recent Buyout Spree (SYMC, LOCK)

Cybersecurity specialist Symantec Corp. (SYMC) has made headlines with the announcements of two large acquisitions of smaller security specialists over the past year.

Symantec’s growth-by-buyout strategy is part of a larger initiative, as the firm transforms from bulky systems sales to offer cloud-based security solutions to enterprises and consumers alike.

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