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Stillwater Runs Shallow As Clinton Group Continues Proxy Fight For Stillwater Mining Company

Activist Investor cites poor strategy and performance in bid to replace board. Clinton Group, Inc., a stockholder of Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE: SWC), launched a proxy fight to replace the new board of directors for Stillwater. Clinton claims that “on … Continue reading

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Corvex Is At It Again, Targeting Another REIT. This Time: CommonWealth REIT, Tag, You’re It

Corvex and Related team up to take on CommonWealth, and it is getting messy. When we last checked in on Corvex Management (run by a former Icahn protégé), it was busy creating some shareholder value at Corrections Corporation of America … Continue reading

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Reports of Additional Dell Institutional Shareholders Opposing Proposed Buyout

T. Rowe Price joins Yacktman Asset Management and Pzena Investment Management in voicing opposition. Bloomberg is reporting that T. Rowe Price has joined the chorus of dissent with respect to the proposed Dell buyout, quoting its chairman, Brian Rogers, as … Continue reading

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Dell Responds to Inquiries About Fairness of Proposed LBO; Declares It Awesome

“Upon further reflection, we were right the first time.” Dell Inc. (Dell) responded to inquiries and criticism relating to its proposed going private deal with Silver Lake Partners, Michael Dell, Bank of America, Barclays, Credit Suisse, RBC, and Microsoft participating. Critics, … Continue reading

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Big Shareholder to Dell: “Step off, I’m Doing the Hump. And Your Going Private Offer for Dell is Far Too Low”

Large shareholder objects to LBO price and provides the data. Dell Inc. (Dell) has proposed a going private transacton where Silver Lake Partners and Michael Dell would take the compnay private for $13.65/share.  Bank of America, Barclays, Credit Suisse and … Continue reading

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Update On Hess Corp. As Another Underdisclosed Favorite Relational Investors Urges Hess to Listen to Suggestions of Fellow Activist Investor, Elliott Associates

Underdisclosed favorite Relational Investors has told Hess Corporation (HES) that it supports the changes urged by Elliott Associates.  We reported on Elliott‘s suggestions here. Relational claims to be a top 10 holder of HES and reported holding about 6.8 million … Continue reading

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Elliott Associates Takes a Look at Hess Corporation, We Take a Look At Laetitia Casta

Hess issues statement responding to letter from Elliott Associates, who noted an intention to purchase a large block and nominate directors. The always awesome Elliott Associates, L.P. sent a letter to Hess Corporation (HES) stating that it may buy a whole bunch … Continue reading

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New Post on Carl Icahn’s Bet On Netflix Now Available in Our PRO Reports Section

New PRO Report on Netflix, Inc. and how Carl Icahn made a boatload of money on it in about 6 months. Join now to get our PRO Reports!

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A Beaver Dam Made of Call Options: Icahn Takes Major Stake in Netflix.

Activist Investor Icahn Buys Shares of Netflix, Calls It “Undervalued” It is always a good day at the Underdisclosed.com offices when Carl Icahn makes a new Schedule 13D filing.  Today, the hamsters are talking about Netflix. Activist investor, mogul and … Continue reading

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I-Cahn Do It! The Activists Win Again As Icahn Rides In The Front Cab At Truck Maker Navistar.

Navistar International Corporation (NAV) had been besieged by Carl Icahn, as well as Mark Rachesky of MHR Fund Management, who was not happy with their performance, particularly how it hit his wallet. “I have a message for the Navistar Board: … Continue reading

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