Geeknet Inc. (GKNT) has attracted a rival bid after it agreed to be acquired by goth-themed mall retailer Hot Topic.
When Nelson Peltz tried to secure a spot on the board of E.I. Du Pont de Nemours and Co. (DD), two major proxy advisory firms sided with him.
The casino operator is short on time as a buyout offer from its largest investor, private equity firm Z Capital, is set to expire on May 19.
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) has agreed to acquire AOL Inc. (AOL) for $4.4 billion, or $50 per share.
Agricultural chemicals giant Syngenta AG has rejected Monsanto Co.'s $45.2 billion unsolicited takeover offer, finding faults with the price and other hurdles.
Mattress maker Tempur Sealy International (TPX) is under activist investor pressure to vote against three of its directors and appoint a new CEO.
Groupon Inc. (GRPN)'s sale of its 46% stake in Ticket Monster for $360 million could be a harbinger of things to come.
All eyes are on Atlantic City as the Queen of Resorts scrambles to deal with a rapidly approaching liquidity crisis.
Fear of a bankruptcy filing has swept through Atlantic City since January, when New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appointed two men to steer the city out of its financial crisis.
The maritime transportation company is selling some ships to its CEO, but a major hedge fund investor has reduced its stake, and an industry consultant is negative on the sale.