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Posts Tagged ‘Jeff Smith’

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Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Alan Howard, Citadel Investment Group, Appaloosa Management, Odey Asset Management, Centurylink Inc (CTL), Kelly Services, Inc. (KELYA), and More

Citadel to Close Aptigon Stock Unit; Felder Leaves: Sources (Reuters) BOSTON (Reuters) – Citadel, one of the world’s biggest hedge funds, on Thursday......(read more)
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Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Starboard Value LP, Fir Tree Capital Management, Elliott Management, Biogen Inc (BIIB), Aritzia Inc. (ATZ), and More

Papa John’s Strikes Deal with Starboard in Hopes of Ending Feud with Founder, But Schnatter Says He Had Rival Plan (CNBC) Embattled pizza chain......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Five Companies to Benefit from Activist Starboard Value’s Involvement in 2017

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value, one of the biggest and most famous activist hedge funds, has recently filed its 13F, in which it reported an equity......(read more)
Bill Ackman

Jeff Smith’s Starboard Reports New Position; Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Updates Two Investments

Activist investors are always in the spotlight and their filings with the US Securities and Exchange Commission are always scrutinized, with the stocks......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Why You Should Pay Attention to Activist Jeff Smith’s Latest Moves

Ira Sohn Investment Conference is one of the most awaited events that aside from supporting an important cause, ending childhood cancer, also has the......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith Pushes for Media General’s Sale to Nexstar Broadcasting and Other Investors Will Most Likely Support Him

If you follow the news from the Street regularly, you’ve heard that on Monday Media General Inc (NYSE:MEG)‘s stock spiked on the back of......(read more)
Jeff Smith

The IRS Goes Activist on Jeff Smith, Starboard Value

Over the decades, companies have developed a long-lasting practice of spinning-off their real estate assets into independent, publicly-traded Real Estate......(read more)
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Yahoo! Inc (YHOO), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) And The Stake Spin Off Risk

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) stock had lost more than 1% of its value as it started trading on Wednesday. Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) had also dropped more......(read more)
Drew Cupps - Cupps Capital Management

Drew Cupps Bets on Most Popular Tech Stocks

As we approach the end of the current round of 13F filings, we see investors disclosing their equity portfolios held as of the end of 2014. One of the......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Office Depot Inc (ODP): Jeff Smith is Bullish on These Companies; Will He Push for a Merger?

Jeff Smith, the manager of Starboard Value is bullish on the Office Supplies segment as Starboard has recently made two bullish moves involving Staples......(read more)
Jeff Smith

MeadWestvaco Corp. (MWV): Starboard Value Raises Activist Stake to 6%

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Jeff Smith‘s Starboard Value reported raising its position in MeadWestvaco Corp. (......(read more)
Jeff Smith

DSP Group, Inc. (DSPG): Starboard Keeps Cutting Activist Stake as Stock Continues to Gain Ground

Jeff Smith‘s Starboard Value has further reduced its position in DSP Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DSPG), ass the appreciated in the last several months.......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (ISSI): Starboard Reports New Stake and Plans to Nominate Director; Will Jeff Smith Add Value to Stock?

Jeff Smith‘s Starboard Value has initiated a stake in Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISSI) and formed a stockholder group with several......(read more)
Jeff Smith

LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU): Starboard Raises Activist Stake as Company Agrees to Review Its Strategic Proposals

Jeff Smith‘s Starboard Value is bullish on LSB Industries, Inc. (NYSE:LXU) and has recently boosted its position, as it was revealed in a new filing......(read more)
Hedge Fund Managers

Citigroup Inc (C), American International Group Inc (AIG), Bank of America Corp (BAC): Most Popular Financial Stocks Among Hedge Funds

The financial sector has always been an attractive segment for investors, since it has managed to provide steady returns over the years. Even though Financial......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), AOL, Inc. (AOL), Energizer Holdings, Inc. (ENR) Top List of Jeff Smith’s New Positions for Q3

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value has published its 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, disclosing its equity portfolio for the......(read more)
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Qihoo 360 Technology Co Ltd (QIHU), Actavis plc (ACT), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Among 20 Long Ideas from Sohn Canada

The Capitalize For Kids investors conference took place last week and featured many notorious speakers that pitched their investment ideas. It was the......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith Wants MeadWestvaco Corp. (MWV) to Spin Off its Specialty Chemical Business in Order to Unlock Obscured Value

In early-June, Jeff Smith of Starboard Value sent a letter to MeadWestvaco Corp. (NYSE:MWV)’s Chairman and Chief Executive, John Luke Jr., detailing......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeffrey Smith, Starboard Value are Bullish on Unwired Planet Inc (UPIP)

Jeff Smith‘s fund Starboard Value has raised its position in Unwired Planet Inc (NASDAQ:UPIP) to 10.5 million shares, from 9.15 million shares......(read more)
Wausau Paper Corp.(NYSE:WPP)

Altai Capital Buys Into Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP)

Rishi Bajaj, Toby Symonds, And Steve Tesoriere‘s Altai Capital has purchased 2.6 million shares of Wausau Paper Corp (NYSE:WPP), according to......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith Trims Holdings in Integrated Device Technology Inc (IDTI) and Carbon Corporation (CCC)

Jeffrey Smith and his activist fund Starboard Value have reduced their stakes held in Integrated Device Technology Inc (NASDAQ:IDTI) and Carbon Corporation......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith Sends Letter to Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)’s CEO; Asks to Delay Red Lobster Spin-off

In a newly amended filing, Jeff Smith and his fund Starboard Value disclosed a letter sent to Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI)‘s Chairman and......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Activist Jeff Smith Sends New Letter to Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP); Nominates Three Directors to the Board

The notorious activist investor Jeff Smith and his hedge fund Starboard Value have recently reported taking another step regarding its plans about Wausau......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith Initiates 5.6% Stake and Goes Activist on Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)

Jeff Smith and his hedge fund Starboard Value are bullish on Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI), and in a new filing with the SEC revealed initiating......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith, Starboard Value Add to Position in Office Depot Inc (ODP)

Jeff Smith‘s fund Starboard Value, has slightly increased its position in Office Depot Inc (NYSE:ODP), the latest filing with the Securities and......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith, Starboard Value Intend to Sell Shares of Office Depot

Jeff Smith‘s fund Starboard Value has just disclosed, in a newly amended filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, that it intends to......(read more)
Peter Kolchinsky

This Week’s 6 Most Important Hedge Fund Moves

As we approach the nexus of third quarter 13F filings (next week), hedge funds have been very active in 13D and 13G land. While the big-name activists......(read more)
Jeff Smith

1 Under-The-Radar Activist Campaign to Keep An Eye On

Activist investors like Dan Loeb and Carl Icahn get most of the attention in the financial blogosphere, but there are plenty of lesser-known guys you......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Activist Jeff Smith Sends Letter to Calgon Carbon, Calls For Buyback & MLP Conversion

In a newly amended 13D filing with the SEC, Starboard Value reported a 9.7% stake in Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC). The activist hedge fund,......(read more)
Carl Icahn

The 10 Main Hedge Fund Moves of the Past Seven Days

Which stocks are hedge funds betting on right now? During the past week, we tracked and recorded basically all hedge fund moves. However, several “......(read more)
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The 8 Most Important Smart Money Moves of the Week So Far

Smart money moves: The first three days of this week have been particularly busy in the world of hedge fund filings, and like usual, a few names stand......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith and Starboard Value Lower Stake in SeaChange International

Jeff Smith, Starboard Value: Activist hedge fund manager Jeff Smith has just disclosed that his firm, Starboard Value, now holds 4.99% of Seachange International......(read more)
Jeff Smith

3 Hedge Fund Moves to Keep an Eye On: Jeff Smith, Green Equity & Polaris Capital

Hedge fund moves are still trickling in this evening, and there are a few more you need to know about. The first comes our way via Jeff Smith and Starboard......(read more)