Tag Archives: Hess Corporation

Corporations Giving Board Seats to Activist Investors, Says WSJ

In fights with dissidents, corporations are giving corporate board seats to the insurgents as long as management appointees get to keep their seats, says the Wall Street Journal($). Why are we writing about it?  Because two of the examples are … 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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