Dell is reportedly close to finalizing a deal to go private -- but it's still not there yet.
The Wall Street Journal reported today that the PC maker is nearing a buyout deal worth $23 billion, or between $13.50 and $13.75 per share.
According to the WSJ, here's how the plan is supposed to break down:CEO Michael Dell will contribute his 16 percent stake, which is valued at $3.7 billion. An investment firm he controls will contribute another $700 million. Microsoft will invest $2 billion in the form of a "subordinated debenture," … Read more