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Panera Bread Founder Shreds Activist Investing and Short-Term Focused CEOs

Panera Bread Founder Shreds Activist Investing and Short-Term Focused CEOs

Panera Bread founder Ron Shaich left it all on the field at The Deal's corporate governance conference Thursday. In particular, he hit back at activist investors for their short-term focus.

Paul Singer Agrees With Buffett and Dimon About Short-Termism

Paul Singer Agrees With Buffett and Dimon About Short-Termism

Paul Singer, founder of Elliott Management, sits down with Jim Cramer at TheDeal's Corporate Governance conference.

Qualcomm CEO Mollenkopf Talks ZTE, Broadcom, Apple, NXP, 5G and More

Qualcomm CEO Mollenkopf Talks ZTE, Broadcom, Apple, NXP, 5G and More

TheStreet Founder Jim Cramer interviewed Mollenkopf at The Deal's Corporate Governance conference in New York Thursday.

Billionaire Real Estate Mogul Sam Zell: 'I'm a Bridge Guy, Not a Wall Guy'

Billionaire Real Estate Mogul Sam Zell: 'I'm a Bridge Guy, Not a Wall Guy'

At Nareit REITweek 2018 Investor Conference, businessman Sam Zell said he believes in immigration.

How Elliott Management's Paul Singer Took Activist Investing Global

How Elliott Management's Paul Singer Took Activist Investing Global

The insurgent investor behind Elliott Management by far has the most campaigns outstanding in the most countries and the most offices of any activist fund, plus transformative wins at Hyunda and Telecom Italia.

Ackman Targets Lowe's After Q1 Miss

Ackman Targets Lowe's After Q1 Miss

The insurgent behind Pershing Square accumulated about $1 billion worth of shares. He also backs Marvin Ellison, a Home Depot veteran tapped to be the company's next CEO.

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.