Towers Watson and Extend Health

The news that Towers Watson is going to purchase Extend Health is a very interesting development in the retiree health benefit landscape.  Previously, it appeared Extend Health was planning to go public via an IPO process, the S-1 filing for which can be found here on the SEC’s Edgar database.  At 6.5 times forecast FY 2012 revenue, who can fault Extend Health for selling at that valuation?
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