1. Dunkin' Donuts CEO Divulges the Secrets to Successfully Keeping Annoying Activist Investors Away

    Dunkin' Donuts CEO Divulges the Secrets to Successfully Keeping Annoying Activist Investors Away

    With stock prices in the doldrums, activist investors have been targeting restaurants like a fat kid targets cheesecake. Just ask Buffalo Wild Wings ( BWLD ) , who lost a vicious battle Friday with activist investor Marcato Capital. Long-time CEO Sally J. Smith said she will retire at year end and has removed her name for consideration to the board of directors. With its stock price up 30% over the past year, the story at Dunkin' Brands Group has been the complete opposite of B-Dubs...

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