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Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

Moody's Investors Service predicts active stock- and bond-picking firms' share of the money-management industry will be overtaken as soon as 2021 by 'passive' vehicles like index-tracking mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.

Chart of the Day: Vetting the Value of Cannabis Companies

Chart of the Day: Vetting the Value of Cannabis Companies

Assessing Aurora and its peers, strictly on the numbers.

Peltz Is the Perfect Problem Solver for Aurora Cannabis

Peltz Is the Perfect Problem Solver for Aurora Cannabis

Peltz's addition should pacify a persistent critique of the company.

Aurora Cannabis Stock Burns Higher After Adding Billionaire Advisor Peltz

Aurora Cannabis Stock Burns Higher After Adding Billionaire Advisor Peltz

Aurora's addition of a big name activist is accelerating share growth.

Nvidia Addresses Needs for AI, Robotics Revolution With Mellanox Deal

Nvidia Addresses Needs for AI, Robotics Revolution With Mellanox Deal

With Nvidia's needs addressed, the stock is set to surge.

Activists Aim to Eliminate Dual Role for Allergan CEO Saunders

Activists Aim to Eliminate Dual Role for Allergan CEO Saunders

David Tepper's Appaloosa LP renews calls for changes at the top.

Hedge Fund Elliott Combats Hyundai, and South Korea's Corporate Culture

Hedge Fund Elliott Combats Hyundai, and South Korea's Corporate Culture

Activist activity is unusual in South Korea, where essentially all the major companies are controlled by a handful of all-powerful chaebol conglomerates.

EBay Nears Agreement With Activists Elliott Management and Starboard Value

EBay Nears Agreement With Activists Elliott Management and Starboard Value

EBay is in active negotiations with activists Starboard and Elliott that could open the door to breaking up the company into separate businesses.

Papa John's Gets Lifeline From Starboard Value

Papa John's Gets Lifeline From Starboard Value

Shares surge after Starboard Value says it will make a $200 million investment in the troubled pizza chain, and that the investment firm's CEO will become chairman.

Jim Cramer: Tesla, Starboard and Google Earnings

Jim Cramer: Tesla, Starboard and Google Earnings

Jim Cramer weighs in on Starboard's investments, Tesla's purchase and Alphabet's earnings.