Agilent Technologies Separates into Two Industry-Leading Public Companies

On September 19, 2013 Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) announced plans to separate into two publicly traded companies: one in life sciences, diagnostics and applied markets (LDA) that will retain the Agilent name, and Keysight Technologies which will be comprised of Agilent’s current portfolio of electronic measurement (EM) products. The separation is expected to be completed in November 2014.

Keysight Spin-Off Information Page (Agilent Website)

Press Releases

Keysight Technologies Begins Trading as Independent Company

Agilent Technologies Board of Directors Approves Separation of Keysight, Declares Special Dividend Distribution of Keysight Stock

Agilent Technologies Reveals Name of Electronic Measurement Spin-Off Company

Agilent Technologies to Separate into Two Industry-Leading Public Companies