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Activist Investor Starboard Buys Big Stake in HP Enterprise

Its holding is worth $124.7 million. Starboard Value LP, the activist hedge fund that pushed for the board shake-up and sale of Internet company Yahoo early this year, bought a $124.7 million stake in Hewlett-Packard Enterprise hpe .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2016

Buffett buys stake in German specialty chemicals maker Lanxess

Lanxess AG soared in Frankfurt trading after Warren Buffett’s General Reinsurance AG unit bought a 3 percent stake, placing the U.S. investor among the top six shareholders of the German chemicals company......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 29th, 2017

Tencent deal boosts Tesla"s China hopes

China's Tencent Holdings buys a 5 percent stake in U.S. electric car maker Tesla for $1.78 billion, the latest investment by a Chinese internet company in the potentially lucrative market for self-driving vehicles and related services......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 29th, 2017

Activist investor Starboard has bought a stake in HP Enterprise (HPE)

AP Photo/Richard DrewStarboard Value, the activist hedge fund that pushed for the board shake-up and sale of internet company Yahoo early this year, bought a $124.7 million stake in Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, according to a quarterly filing on Monday. St.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2016

Ackman buys into Chipotle, to talk to management; shares jump

BOSTON (Reuters) - Activist investor William Ackman's hedge fund took a 9.9 percent stake in fast-casual Mexican food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc , buying in after the once high-flying company was battered by food-safety issues......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2016

Ackman buys into Chipotle, expects to talk with management

BOSTON (Reuters) - Activist investor William Ackman's hedge fund took a 9.9 percent stake in fast-casual Mexican food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc , buying in after the once high-flying company was battered by food-safety issues......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2016

Icahn Buys More Herbalife (HLF) Shares After 2.3M Stake Buy

Activist investor, Carl Icahn has purchased another 306,846 shares of Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) this week, as per Bloomberg, after adding 2.3 million shares to his portfolio last week. Shares of this nutrition-supplements company gained 0.29% on Friday. .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksSep 5th, 2016

Hedge Fund Launches Proxy Against China"s Sina

One of Sina Corp.’s biggest shareholders is launching a proxy fight with the Chinese internet company, calling for measures such as a potential sale of itself or its big stake in wildly popular microblog service Weibo Corp......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 19th, 2017

Activist lifts Clariant stake, aiming to scuttle Huntsman deal

ZURICH (Reuters) - The activist investor fighting Clariant's planned $20 billion merger with Huntsman Corp has built a 15.1 percent stake in the Swiss chemicals maker, making it the company's biggest shareholder......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 19th, 2017

Activist builds 15.1 percent Clariant stake, fights Huntsman deal

ZURICH (Reuters) - The activist investor fighting Clariant's planned $20 billion merger with Huntsman Corp has built a 15.1 percent stake in the Swiss chemical maker, making it the company's biggest shareholder......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 19th, 2017

Nestle buys into high-end coffee buzz with Blue Bottle

Nestle says it bought a majority stake in Blue Bottle Coffee, a high-end coffee company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2017

Chase Coleman Buys Microsoft Corp, TransDigm Group Inc, Apollo Global Management LLC, Sells ...

Related Stocks: MSFT, TDG, APO, FLT, CMCSA, NETS, ATUS, JCP, OKTA, CLDR, NTE,.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 11th, 2017

Ackman"s hedge fund to sell out of Nomad Foods after two-year run

BOSTON/LONDON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor William Ackman has decided to exit his large stake in Nomad Foods, selling out of one of his handful of investments at a time he is waging a proxy fight to push for change at another portfolio company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2017

Can Flying Taxis Work? Tencent Invests in German Aviation Startup Lilium To Find Out

Up, up and (horizontally) away. The Chinese internet giant Tencent has become an investor in a German aviation company calle.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 5th, 2017

Mark Cuban on the No. 1 Skill He Values in His Employees

He says it's 'invaluable' to him. As the founder of early internet streaming radio company Broadcast.com, TV channel HDNet, and now a Shark Tank investor and owner of the Dalla.....»»

Category: topSource: timeAug 29th, 2017

The early Uber investor suing Travis Kalanick turned its $12 million investment into $7 billion stake

Money Sharma/AFP/Getty ImagesBenchmark Capital's early investment in Uber has grown exponentially since the ride-hailing company's uni.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 18th, 2017

Activist Investor Ups Stake in CenturyLink

Activist investor Keith Meister and Corvex Management have taken a 6.6% stake in telecom company CenturyLink. The stake is divided between common stock and call options with differing strike dates......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 18th, 2017

Blue Apron pops as an investor who made $300 million on Whole Foods discloses a stake (APRN)

Blue Apron Blue Apron's stock price is on the rise after Jana Partners announced a sizable stake in the company. The fund, known for its activist investing, disclosed a 2% stake in the meal delivery company .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2017

Microsoft investor that helped push Ballmer out sells $500 million worth of stock

The activist investment firm that helped push Steve Ballmer out as Microsoft Corp. CEO continues to shrink its stake in the tech company. ValueAct Capital bought a $2 billion stake in Microsoft in 2013 and secured a seat on the board of directors. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2017

Billionaire Investor Bill Ackman’s New Stake in ADP Sends Company Stock to Record High

ADP's stock price surged more than 16.5%. Billi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 4th, 2017