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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.

Barington Capital Continues to Push for Changes at Bloomin' Brands

Barington Capital Continues to Push for Changes at Bloomin' Brands

Activist situations can take a long time to play out, that is if they don't fizzle out completely.

3 Things to Know at Market Close: Cannabis in Coffee, China and eBay

3 Things to Know at Market Close: Cannabis in Coffee, China and eBay

Here's what you need to know in the markets.

Jim Cramer's High Expectations for Intel's Earnings Report

Jim Cramer's High Expectations for Intel's Earnings Report

Jim Cramer weighs in on Davos, earnings season, Johnson & Johnson and Elliott's stake in eBay.

Activist Investor Starboard Value Wants Major Changes at Dollar Tree

Activist Investor Starboard Value Wants Major Changes at Dollar Tree

Starboard wants Dollar Tree to explore a sale of Family Dollar and wants the dollar-store chain to sell items for more than $1.

Del Frisco's Sizzles After Saying It's Considering a Sale

Del Frisco's Sizzles After Saying It's Considering a Sale

Shares jump after the company announces it's considering a possible sale of its business.

Stifel's Bonifacino on Campbell, BlackRock, ISS and Unsolicited Bid

Stifel's Bonifacino on Campbell, BlackRock, ISS and Unsolicited Bid

The investment banker explained why activists seeking to take control of boards need to provide a compelling reason to forgo the "checks and balances" position that would come with a minority slate.

The Rise of CEO and Founder Activism, What's a Board to Do?

The Rise of CEO and Founder Activism, What's a Board to Do?

In today's podcast Activist Trading, TheDeal's Ron Orol talks with an activism lawyer about defending the company against an ex-CEO and founder of the business.