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    1. Vivendi Activist Investor Should Agitate To Eliminate Sky High Corporate Costs

      Vivendi Activist Investor Should Agitate To Eliminate Sky High Corporate Costs

      PSAM, the hedge fund run by Peter M. Schoenfeld  has complained to Vivendi  in the form of Board resolutions broadcast through the media that they believe Vivendi is “significantly undervalued due to its excessive cash holdings, inadequate capital return policy and the uncertainty over Vivendi’s future use of its capital.” That may be [...]

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      Mentions: Hedge Fund
    2. Starbucks Plans To Split Its Stock 2-For-1

      Starbucks Plans To Split Its Stock 2-For-1

      While Starbucks' #RaceTogether initiative has -- for all its good intentions -- gone over like a cup of cold coffee, a new financial initiative that (incidentally) involves splitting apart is receiving a bit more enthusiasm. At its annual shareholder meeting Wednesday, the coffee giant announced that its board of directors has approved a two-for-one stock split...

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      Mentions: CEO Chairman
    3. GM, Harry Wilson, and the Disturbing Rise of the Golden Leash

      GM, Harry Wilson, and the Disturbing Rise of the Golden Leash

      On one side was GM’s chairman, Theodore Solso, and chief executive, Mary Barra. On the other side was a group of investment funds represented by former Obama administration Auto Industry Task Force member Harry Wilson.  The investments funds own approximately 2% of GM’s stock, and they were pushing the company to buy back $8 billion in stock and give Wilson a seat on the board...

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    4. Brett Icahn Stands to Make $183 Million at Dad's Investment Firm

      Brett Icahn Stands to Make $183 Million at Dad's Investment Firm

      Carl Icahn has been generous in publicly crediting his son, Brett Icahn, for playing a key role in two of his most important investments in recent years, Netflix and Apple. Now, Brett Icahn and his partner, David Schechter, are both heading towards huge paydays from Icahn’s investment companies that will be among the biggest on Wall Street...

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    5. Activist Shareholder Marcato Capital Urges LEAR to Split

      Activist Shareholder Marcato Capital Urges LEAR to Split

      Activist shareholder Marcato Capital has proposed that LEAR split operations between the seating business and the electrical systems supplier. Marcato pegs a breakup value at $145 per share. Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA; Market Capitalization: $8.9 billion) operates two distinct businesses: seating (75% of 2014 revenues) and electrical (25%). McGuire’s $3 billion [...]

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      Mentions: Management Chairman
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