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Ranking the activists for proxy season 2016

We recount the successes and failures of the biggest names in the activism game.

Heartware (htwr) stock downgraded at barclays

HeartWare (HTWR) stock rating was cut to ‘equal weight’ from ‘overweight’ at Barclays on Wednesday morning.

HeartWare (HTWR) Stock Continues to Surge on Medtronic Deal

HeartWare (HTWR) stock is skyrocketing Monday afternoon after the medical device company agreed to be acquired by Medtronic (MDT) for about $1.1 billion.

Medtronic acquires Heartware with some activist inspiration

Engaged Capital agitated against the cardiac medical device maker's buy of an Israeli company and pushed for a new board member that once led the acquirer's M&A efforts.

Jim Cramer on the Medtronic-HeartWare Deal

TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer said Medtronic's $1.1 billion proposed acquisition of HeartWare International on Monday is a smart deal.

Breaking News

Ford Makes a Major Change

The legacy automaker has just made a decision that will affect consumers buying its electric vehicles via a lease.

Tesla Q2 Deliveries Slump To 254,695 As Shanghai Shutdown, Supply Chain Snarls Take Toll

Tesla said it had a record rate of production in June, but supply chain disruption and the closure of its Shanghai gigafactory triggered a slump in Q2 deliveries.

Summers, Others Cite Growing Chance of Recession

GDP shrank an annualized 1.6% in the first quarter, and some experts anticipate another drop in the second quarter.

Coinbase Faces A New Scandal

The platform denies selling proprietary customer data and announces it is expanding into several European countries.