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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

Surprise: Tesla Has a New Vehicle for the Holidays

EV leader Tesla had indicated in January that it would not introduce a new vehicle to the market in 2022.

Elon Musk Shakes Up USA-Russia Talks Over Brittney Griner

Tesla's billionaire CEO is calling on the Biden administration to make a move against the mass incarceration of people for weed.

Stock Market Today - 8/11: Stocks Extend Gains As Cooling Inflation Slows Fed Rate Bets

Stocks are on the rise again Thursday as fading rate bets help the Dow exit its recent correction while pulling the Nasdaq 20% higher from its mid-June trough.

Royal Caribbean Follows Norwegian in Making Huge Covid Move

Royal Caribbean cruise line has slowly returned to its prepandemic normal, and Carnival Cruise is likely to follow on soon.