Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Tue Oct 6, 2015 4:00pm EDT
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(Adds Johnson Controls, Areva, Finmeccanica, Alcatel-Lucent)

Oct 6 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:

** Apple Inc supplier Skyworks Solutions Inc said it would buy chipmaker PMC-Sierra Inc for $2 billion in cash to expand its portfolio, customer base and end market applications.

** AmerisourceBergen said it had agreed to buy PharMEDium Healthcare Holdings Inc for $2.58 billion from its private equity owner Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to boost its drug distribution business.

** Auto parts maker Johnson Controls Inc is in talks to buy industrial battery maker EnerSys, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.