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How Qualcomm's CEO Is Helping Steer the Shift to 5G

How Qualcomm's CEO Is Helping Steer the Shift to 5G

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf is trying to extend the chipmaker's success in the next generation of wireless technology.

Nelson Peltz Is In a League of His Own When it Comes to Activist Investing

Nelson Peltz Is In a League of His Own When it Comes to Activist Investing

The 'highly-engaged' activist investor uses operational expertise and PE-style attitude to go after companies many activists avoid.

Xerox Boots CEO In Deal With Activist Investor Carl Icahn

Xerox Boots CEO In Deal With Activist Investor Carl Icahn

The document technology company also agreed to bring on five dissident directors and replace its CEO. Six existing board members also resigned in a resounding victory for the dissident investors.

Xerox Ousts CEO In Deal With Icahn

Xerox Ousts CEO In Deal With Icahn

The billionaire known by some as the "CEO slayer" reached a deal with the document technology company that included the installation of six new directors.

Hain Celestial's Founder Weighs Sale

Hain Celestial's Founder Weighs Sale

Irwin Simon, who is also the CEO, said the producer of organic and vegetarian foods could be sold so it can be taken to the next level.

Xerox Received Interest From HPQ Before Fuji Deal: Sources

Xerox Received Interest From HPQ Before Fuji Deal: Sources

The document processing company had almost replaced Xerox CEO Jeff Jacobson with an ex-HP executive, The Deal has learned.

Divestitures at Newell Expected in Weeks: Wells Fargo

Divestitures at Newell Expected in Weeks: Wells Fargo

The plan for a variety of asset sales comes as Starboard Value's Jeff Smith is seeking to install four dissident director candidates, some of whom, if elected, would replace directors installed in a recent settlement with rival insurgent Carl Icahn

Sweet Smell of Choclate May Draw Activist Investor to Hershey

Sweet Smell of Choclate May Draw Activist Investor to Hershey

An insurgent fund manager has a small opening to gain a couple seats on the board of the iconic maker of Hershey's Kisses. But any attempt to drive a sale of the business following a 2016 Mondelez rejection would likely be quashed.

When Titans Collide: Starboard's Jeff Smith Challenges Carl Icahn at Newell

When Titans Collide: Starboard's Jeff Smith Challenges Carl Icahn at Newell

The activist fund is putting up four dissident director candidates to the company's board as part of a skirmish over the Mr. Coffee maker's divestiture plans.

Chip Dealmaking May Heat Up With Recent Selloff; More Headaches for GE -- ICYMI

Chip Dealmaking May Heat Up With Recent Selloff; More Headaches for GE -- ICYMI

Friday sell-off hits major indexes; chipmakers fall increasing odds for consolidation; proxy advisers urge GE shareholders to ditch KPMG and more of what you may have missed Friday, April 6.