Kohl’s Rejects Activists’ Push for Board Shakeup
“The board has failed to help develop and oversee a strategic plan to respond to a rapidly-changing retail landscape,” the investors said.
Xerox Bows to Virus, Drops HP Takeover Fight
The market values of both companies have declined since the coronavirus pandemic intensified.
Activist Seeks Records in Campbell Soup Fight
Third Point's Daniel Loeb believes internal company documents could boost his bid to replace Campbell's entire board.
Xerox CEO to Step Down in Victory for Icahn
Jeff Jacobson is resigning to settle a legal battle between Xerox and hedge-fund billionaire Carl Icahn over its proposed merger with Fujifilm.
Bill Ackman, ADP Heading for Proxy Fight?
The activist investor is planning to name a minority slate to the ADP board as he seeks "transformational change" at the company.
Rent-A-Center Shares Surge on Takeover Bid
The furniture and equipment leasor rejected Vintage Capital's $800 million offer, calling it “inadequate and opportunistic.”
Activist Sparks Upheaval at Buffalo Wild Wings
Longtime CEO Sally Smith will retire and activist Marcato Capital will get three seats on the restaurant chain's board.
Yahoo, Activist May be Heading for Proxy Fight
The ailing internet company's board adds some financial muscle with the appointment of two new directors.
DuPont Shareholders Reject Dissident Board Slate
Election of all 12 of DuPont's director nominees is a blow to activist investor Nelson Peltz and his hedge fund.