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Lowe"s is popping after reports of an activist investor stake (LOW)

Markets Insider Shares of Lowe's, the home improvement retailer, jum.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2018

Lowe"s moves higher after reports that it could triple in value (LOW)

Wikicommons Shares of Lowe's jumped after news that an activist investor that recently bought a sta.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider3 hr. 30 min. ago

CREDIT SUISSE: There are 3 reasons why an activist investor could be interested in Lowe"s (LOW, HD)

Thomson Reuters News that activist investor D.E. Shaw wants a potentially larger stake in Lowe's has caused its shares to climb. Seth Sigman, an analyst at Credit Suisse, sees additional upside for the home retailer, as.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2018

Macy’s activist investor exits

The activist hedge fund that had pressured Macy’s Inc. to separate its real estate business from its retail operations has sold its stake in the company, Reuters reports. Starboard Value LP owned almost 1 percent of the Cincinnati-based retailer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2017

Billionaire investor Nelson Peltz took a huge stake in Procter & Gamble — and P&G"s stock is soaring (PG)

YouTube/GilletteTrian Fund Management, the activist hedge fund cofounded by billionaire Nelson Peltz, has taken a stake in Procter & Gamble, The Wall Street Journal reports. P&G's stock was up 4% in a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2017

Mentor Graphics up 6.16% after activist investor Elliott reports stake

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fly's real-time, streaming news feed keeps individual investors, professional money managers, active trader.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 29th, 2016

Facing an Activist Investor, Lowe"s Appoints New Directors

Lowe’s said it is appointing two new board members—including a pioneer of activist investing—after talks with hedge-fund firm D.E. Shaw......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj10 hr. 31 min. ago

Lowe"s names two directors after talks with activist investor

(Reuters) - Home improvement chain Lowe's Cos Inc appointed two independent board members and plans to add a third following talks with activist hedge fund D.E. Shaw & Co, sending its shares up 2 percent premarket......»»

Category: topSource: reuters11 hr. 16 min. ago

Activist Investor Likely To Push Akamai For Cost Cuts, But Is That The Right Move?

Elliott Management and Elliott International disclosed a joint 6.5-percent ownership stake in Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) Dec. 15......»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 27th, 2017

Credit Suisse Upgrades Akamai After Elliott Management Disclosure

The bull versus bear debate surrounding Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) has been settled after activist investor Elliott Management disclosed a 6.5-percent stake in the company, according to Credit Suisse......»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 18th, 2017

The P&G Vs Peltz battle explained

Activist investor Nelson Peltz and changing consumer habits are shaking up the century-old company. The FT’s Anna Nicolau reports. The post The P&G Vs Peltz battle explained appeared first on ValueWal.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 3rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Carl Icahn considers steps to overturn SandRidge Energy board

Activist investor Carl Icahn is considering steps to overturn SandRidge Energy’s board, after the oil-and-gas company adopted a “poison pill” which effectively freezes Icahn’s stake......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2017

Arby"s to buy Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.9 bln

Arby's restaurant owner Roark Capital Group will buy Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.9 billion, months after an activist investor won seats on the chicken wing restaurant's board following a proxy fight demanding management change. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 28th, 2017

Activist Investor Prompts Barclays To Upgrade Mellanox Technologies

Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX) traded sharply higher on the news that activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP bought a 10.7-percent stake in the company. Latest Rat.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 28th, 2017

SandRidge Adopts "Poison Pill" After Carl Icahn Increases Stake

SandRidge’s board adopted a so-called poison pill that would make it more difficult for activist investor Carl Icahn to increase his stake as he criticizes SandRidge’s plan to buy Bonanza Creek......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 27th, 2017

Carl Icahn Takes Stake in SandRidge Energy

Activist investor opposes proposed Bonanza Creek acquisitionCheck out Carl Icahn Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Carl Icahn (Updated on 11/26/2017)Related Stocks: SD, BCEI,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusNov 27th, 2017

SandRidge shares surge as Icahn opposes Bonanza bid

(Reuters) - Shares of SandRidge Energy jumped 14.2 percent on Friday, after activist investor Carl Icahn disclosed a big stake in the oil and gas producer and said he would oppose its $746 million bid for rival Bonanza Creek Energy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 24th, 2017

Icahn Takes 13.5% Stake in SandRidge, Calls Bonanza Acquisition ‘Nonsensical’

Activist investor Carl Icahn has acquired a 13.5% stake in oil driller SandRidge Energy and says he opposes the company's announced $746 million acquisition of Bonanza Creek Energy......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 24th, 2017

Bloomin" Brands (BLMN) Stock Pops After Jana Partners Discloses Stake

Shares of restaurant operator Bloomin' Brands (BLMN) closed the day up over 12% to $20.54 per share after activist investor Jana Partners disclosed an.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 20th, 2017

Billionaire Investor Robert Mercer To Step Down From Firm, Selling Stake In Breitbart

Robert Mercer, co-CEO of Renaissance Technologies and a major conservative donor, had brought attention to his firm. He is resigning amid reports that other company executives chafed at the scrutiny. Rob.....»»

Category: topSource: nprNov 2nd, 2017

Huntsman and Clariant Halt Chemicals Merger, Citing Investor Revolt

The chemical giants said they did not believe they had enough shareholder support for the multibillion-dollar deal after activist investors built a stake......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 27th, 2017