As you prepare the case, consider the following questions: 1. What is your estimate of the value of Eskimo Pie Corporation (EPC)? 2. Why would Nestle want to acquire EPC? Are there potential synergies? Is Eskimo Pie worth more to Nestle than it is worth as a stand-alone company? 3. As an advisor to Mr. Reynolds, would you recommend the sale to Nestle or the proposed initial public offering? Session 6, April 19th The Gulf Oil Takeover case is not a candidate for write-up. Why?