Tronc Inc. (NYSE:TRNC): Patrick Soon-Shiong Makes Another Purchase

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Newspaper and magazine business is on a secular decline, yet there is no shortage of investors attempting to put their reputation on the line. Today’s story is about Tronc Inc. (NYSE:TRNC):

“On February 28, 2017, Oaktree Tribune, L.P. entered into an agreement to sell 950,000 Common Shares to Patrick Soon-Shiong and/or an affiliate thereof (“Buyer”) at a price of $14.60 per share for an aggregate purchase price of $13,870,000 (the “Sale”). Consummation of the Sale is conditioned upon expiration or early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, with respect to Buyer’s acquisition of shares contemplated by the Sale.”

The details of this filing can be seen below.

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Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

(Amendment No. 6)*


tronc, Inc.

(Name of

Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share

(Title of Class of Securities)


(CUSIP Number)

Todd E. Molz

General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer and Secretary

Oaktree Capital Group Holdings GP, LLC

333 South Grand Avenue, 28th Floor

Los Angeles, California 90071

(213) 830-6300

(Name, Address and Telephone Number of Person Authorized to Receive Notices and Communications)

February 28, 2017

(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)



If the filing person has
previously filed a statement on Schedule 13G to report the acquisition that is the subject of this Schedule 13D, and is filing this schedule because of Rule 13d-1(e),
13d-1(f) or 13d-1(g), check the following box.  ☐

Note. Schedules filed in paper format shall
include a signed original and five copies of the schedule, including all exhibits. See Rule 13d-7 for other parties to whom copies are to be sent.

* The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting persons initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information
which would alter disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

information required on the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be filed for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that
section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).

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