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Posts Tagged ‘Starboard Value’

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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: Carl Icahn, BlueMountain Capital, Lansdowne Partners, Bausch Health Companies Inc (BHC), Popular Inc (BPOP), and More

Hedge Fund BlueMountain Nominates New Board for PG&E (The Wall Street Journal) BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, the hedge fund that wants to replace......(read more)
Jeff Smith

4 Stocks Respected Activist Investor Jeffrey Smith Bought in Q3 (and 1 He Dumped)

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value is one of the most followed and well respected activist hedge funds out there, consistently spurring positive operational......(read more)
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Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Tom Steyer, Odey Asset Management, Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Codexis, Inc. (CDXS), Appian Corp (APPN), and More

Trump Nemesis Steyer Locked in Messy Fight Over Clean Power (Bloomberg) Hedge fund billionaire Tom Steyer is spending millions of dollars to turn politically......(read more)
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Activists Are Ganging Up On United Technologies (UTX), Energen (EGN), and Newell Brands (NWL)

When a lone prominent activist takes aim at a company, investors should pay attention. When two or more of them team up to take on the same company? Expect......(read more)
Jeff Smith

A Look at Jeffrey Smith, Starboard Value’s Potential Activist Targets

Starboard Value, run by Jeffrey Smith, is one of the most famous activist hedge funds and is well known to the investment community. The fund registered......(read more)
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Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Larry Robbins, Starboard Value, Starbucks Co. (SBUX), Kala Pharmaceuticals Inc (KALA), and More

How Coaching Kids’ Hockey Helps Larry Robbins Oversee Glenview (Bloomberg) Larry Robbins gives out “gag awards” to the kids he coaches in hockey......(read more)
Jeff Smith

PAREXEL International Corporation (PRXL): Will Starboard Value Push For Sale?

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value has found its latest activist target in PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ:PRXL), a company that provides......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Starboard Value Further Unwinds Brinks Co (BCO) Position

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value has discarded another 900,000 shares of its Brink’s Company (NYSE:BCO) stake according to a new 13D filing, lowering......(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)
Jeff Smith

See What Jeffrey Smith, Tom Russo, and Alex Roepers Were Pitching At Capitalize for Kids Toronto

Top investors and finance sector heavyweights recently gathered in Toronto to take part in the Sohn Capitalize for Kids Conference, which is conducted......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Warren Buffet, Solomon Kumin

Billionaire George Soros Earmarks $500 Million For Migrants And Refugees (Forbes) Hedge fund billionaire George Soros said on Tuesday that he is giving......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Infoblox, Depomed, Insperity: Inside Starboard Value’s 5 Biggest Moves of Q2

Founded by Jeffrey Smith in 2002 via a spin-off from Ramius, Starboard Value LP has grown to become one of the most feared activist hedge funds in the......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Sohn Conference: Jeff Smith Pitches Depomed (DEPO), Westrock (WRK)

Insider Monkey was in attendance at the Next Wave Sohn Conference in New York today and we have all the details from Jeffrey Smith‘s presentation......(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

Starboard Trims Office Depot Stake Amid FTC Challenging Merger with Staples; Broadfin Capital Buys More Derma Sciences Inc. (DSCI)

Some bright minds of the finance world believe that shareholder activism has surged in recent years because of increased market efficiency. Hedge funds......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeffrey Smith Sees 100% Upside In This Auto Supplier, Shows How It Can Be Unlocked

Shares of Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) have gained more than 11% today after The Wall Street Journal reported last night that Jeffrey Smith’s......(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)
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What The Alibaba Spinoff Will Mean For Yahoo Investors Present And Future

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) has decided to forge ahead with its plans to spin-off its stake of 384 million shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Office Impasse: Office Depot/Staples Merger On The Verge Of Getting Shredded

It appears that the proposed merger of Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) and Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP), which at one point was widely expected to succeed......(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)
Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith’s Starboard Value Reduces Stake In LSB Industries Inc. (LXU) to 6.1%

In a 13D filing, Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value disclosed a 6.1% stake in LSB Industries Inc. (NYSE:LXU), which contains 1.39 million shares. The......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Starboard Value Sells Majority of Its Stake In Unwired Planet Inc. (UPIP) to MAST Capital Management

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value has sold 9.0 million shares of Unwired Planet Inc. (NASDAQ:UPIP) to David Steinberg’s MAST Capital Management at......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value Initiates Activist Stake In MedAssets Inc. (MDAS) and Calls for Operations Overhaul

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value disclosed a new activist position in MedAssets Inc. (NASDAQ:MDAS) in a 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Activist Investor Jeffrey Smith Sees More Potential In The Brink’s Company (BCO)

In a recently-amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value disclosed a 9.0% ownership stake in The......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Three Activists, Three Real Estate Plays, Three Stocks Popping

At an investment conference taking place in New York today, three prominent activists that we track at Insider Monkey shared their latest thoughts on......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Starboard Value Sends Letter To Integrated Silicon Solution (ISSI) Urging for Deal with Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY)

Jeff Smith‘s Starboard Value has recently sent a letter to the CEO and President of Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISSI), Scott D.......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Jeffrey Smith Opens New Activist Position in Brink’s Company (BCO), Resigns from Quantum Corp (QTM) Board

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value has disclosed a number of recent moves through filings with the SEC and we have all the latest details. Included is......(read more)
Jeff Smith

LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU): Starboard Nominates Slate of Directors; Two Other Stocks Jeff Smith is Bullish On

In a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Starboard Value, an activist hedge fund managed by Jeffrey Smith, disclosed a letter sent......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Starboard Insists Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Buy Back Shares, Spinoff Yahoo! Japan

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value, a large activist shareholder of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO), stated in a letter written to Yahoo!’s board......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Office Depot Inc (ODP): Activist Starboard Value’s Top Picks, Plus Latest Move In Tessera Technologies, Inc. (TSRA)

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value is one of the funds that has appeared many times on our radars in the last couple of months. Mr. Smith has made......(read more)
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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, Mastercard Inc: Billionaire Chase Coleman Loves These Stocks

Tiger Global Management LLC, which is managed by Chase Coleman, while Feroz Dewan manages the firm’s hedge fund, has disclosed its equity positions......(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

Darden Restaurants Inc. (DRI), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO): Starboard Value Crowned Activist of the Year; 2015 On Pace To Top It

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Capital LP was recently crowned activist of the year by The Activist Investing Annual Review 2015, an annual publication released......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Barry Rosenstein, Jeffrey Smith, Bill Ackman

Jana’s Rosenstein Said to See Hertz Able to Repurchase Shares (Bloomberg) Hertz Global Holdings Inc., which is under shareholder pressure after accounting......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: Ray Dalio, John Paulson, Jeffrey Smith

Hedge Funds Had a Horrible Year, But Managers Are Billionaires (New York Post) Hedge funds just finished one of their worst years in recent memory —......(read more)
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Starboard Value Building Pressure On Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) For Merger With AOL Inc. (AOL)

Starboard Value with its 1% stake in Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) is mounting pressure on CEO, Marissa Mayer, to initiate plans of merging with AOL, Inc. (......(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

Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (ISSI): Starboard Discloses New Letter Sent to CEO; Outlines Why Stock Is Undervalued

After initiating a position a couple of days ago, Jeff Smith‘s Starboard Value disclosed a letter sent to the President and CEO of Integrated......(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)
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Rishi Bajaj’s Altai Capital Management Trims Stake In This Tech Stock

Altai Capital Management, the hedge fund managed by Rishi Bajaj, Toby Symonds and Steve Tesoriere, recently disclosed a reduction of more than 16% in......(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)
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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

RealD (RLD): Starboard Value Urges Company to Reply to Its Acquisition Proposal

Peter Feld, a managing partner at Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value has sent a new letter to the CEO and board of directors of RealD (NYSE:RLD), as......(read more)
Jeff Smith

RealD (RLD) Going Private With Starboard Will Make Investors Happy

Jeffrey Smith wants to take RealD (NYSE:RLD) private as he said in a letter addressed to the company’s CEO, Michael Lewis. Starboard Value, the......(read more)