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    2. Elliott Management Sends Letter to Board of Directors of AT&T

      Elliott Management Sends Letter to Board of Directors of AT&T
      Elliott Management Corporation (Elliott), which manages funds that collectively beneficially own $3.2 billion of ATT Inc. (ATT or the Company), today released a letter outlining a compelling value-creation opportunity at ATT. The letter, addressed to the Companys Board, noted that the opportunity could lead ATT to a $60+ per share value by the end of 2021, representing a 65%+ upside to todays share price...
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    3. Red Robin Gives Activist Investor the Bird

      Red Robin Gives Activist Investor the Bird
      Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (ticker: RRGB) has done what activist Brian Kahn of Vintage Capital Management doubted was possible without his help: Find a credible CEO to attempt a turnaround. The question is whether shareholders will still be left hungry. The struggling burger chain announced Thursday it had hired restaurant veteran Paul J.B. Murphy III to lead the company after a lengthy search process...
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    4. Activist Investor Takes 9 Percent Stake in Outback Steakhouse Owner, Bloomin’ Brands

      Activist Investor Takes 9 Percent Stake in Outback Steakhouse Owner, Bloomin’ Brands
      TAMPA The same activist investor who pushed the owners of Outback Steakhouse to explore a sale have purchased another large share of the restaurant company. Jana Partners, LLC, a New York hedge fund, now holds about a 9 percent stake in Bloomin Brands. The hedge fund purchased $127.7 million worth of shares between July 9 and Aug. 30, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission made ...
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    5. Activist Investor Reveals Stake in Box

      Activist Investor Reveals Stake in Box
      Is it the pent-up energy coming off the extended holiday weekend, or the several intriguing news items coming down the pike after market close? Either way, trading is quite lively in the after-hours scene tonight. Here are two big reasons why. Turkey gazing at the camera. More Image source: Getty Images. Starboard boxes itself in Noted activist hedge fund Starboard Value is now a major shareholder in tech stock Box ...
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    6. Passport Maker De La Rue Replaces Chairman After Activist Pressure

      Passport Maker De La Rue Replaces Chairman After Activist Pressure
      Passport and bank-note maker De La Rue has appointed a new chairman as it looks to steady the ship following activist pressure. It has announced that Kevin Loosemore will join the company from FTSE 100 firm Micro Focus, taking over from Philip Rogerson who will leave the firm after seven years. The departure of Mr Rogerson follows attacks from activist investor Crystal Amber, which said he had overseen the destruction ...
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    7. Icahn Opposes New Directors Chosen by Occidental CEO

      Icahn Opposes New Directors Chosen by Occidental CEO
      HOUSTON (Reuters) - Activist investor Carl Icahn, who has launched a proxy fight to win seats on Occidental Petroleum's board, said on Wednesday he opposed efforts by the Houston-based company to name new directors without picking from his slate. Icahn cited a Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst's report published on Monday that Quote: d CEO Vicki Hollub as saying the oil producer's board planned to make governance ...
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    8. Care.com Needs Supervision

      Care.com Needs Supervision
      Activist investor calls for Care.com to consider a sale, but even that may not be enough to restore parents lost trust Care.coms days as an independent matchmaker could be limited. New York-based activist investor Engine Capital L.P. is calling for the company to explore a sale in the wake of The Wall Street Journals March investigation which showed it provided limited vetting of its caregivers, sometimes with ...
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    1. This is fertile ground for activist investors.
      In Investors Push U.S. Shale Firms to Separate Executive Pay from Drilling
    2. Corporate constitutions in some European jurisdictions can make it more difficult to yield the right results for activist investors versus the U.S., but for Elliott they know the vagaries of European corporate laws and defense tactics very well.
      In U.S. Hedge Fund Elliott Amps up Campaigns in Europe
    3. We think that ValueAct are more serious than some activist investors but their interest is mainly in extracting what their name would imply: value.
      In Rolls Shareholders Split Over Activist Investor