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Healthcare Management Stocks Look Too Pricey for Activists

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Though plenty of activist investors still hold positions in healthcare management companies, just as many have traded out of the stocks following merger deals gone south.

08/20/17 - 06:20 PM EDT

Teva Must Clear Three Big Hurdles to Reclaim Its Perch

Tickers in this article: TEVA CHKP MNTA

Analysts are most critical about Teva's plan to cut $5 billion in debt by the end of the year.

08/21/17 - 09:42 AM EDT

Will Walgreens Ever Get to Spend $5.2 Billion on 2,186 Rite Aid Stores?

Will Walgreens Ever Get to Spend $5.2 Billion on 2,186 Rite Aid Stores?

Tickers in this article: WBA RAD FRED

The ordeal continues.

08/20/17 - 05:40 PM EDT

Here Comes a Chrysler Minivan You Can Drive With No Hands

Here Comes a Chrysler Minivan You Can Drive With No Hands

Tickers in this article: FCAU INTC GOOG GM TM DLPH

Chrysler parent's stock is rallying on reports that the auto giant is up for sale.

08/20/17 - 12:01 PM EDT

Apollo's Record Fundraising Adds to Struggles for Stock Pickers

Apollo's Record Fundraising Adds to Struggles for Stock Pickers

Tickers in this article: AB JHG APO CG ARES STT

Apollo, Leon Black's $232 billion buyout firm, is pulling in money from investors eager to cash in on rising company valuations.

08/12/17 - 10:40 AM EDT

Perrigo Unveils Divestitures, Says It's Open to Making Bolt-On Acquisitions

Perrigo Unveils Divestitures, Says It's Open to Making Bolt-On Acquisitions

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The healthcare firm has agreed to sell its active pharmaceutical ingredients business and its Russia consumer healthcare international unit.

08/10/17 - 06:15 PM EDT

Sell Disney. Sell Netflix. Sell It All!

Sell Disney. Sell Netflix. Sell It All!

Tickers in this article: DIS NFLX CBS AMZN

Both media giants have overhanging issues that threaten the value of their shares.

08/09/17 - 08:20 PM EDT

P&G's Director Problem Takes Center Stage in Battle With Activist Nelson Peltz

P&G's Director Problem Takes Center Stage in Battle With Activist Nelson Peltz

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The largest U.S. corporations have improved their corporate governance in many key areas in recent years. But there is a lot of work to do.

08/07/17 - 07:30 AM EDT

Amazon With Inflated Discount Rates? We Found 9 Products You'll Want to Check Out

Amazon With Inflated Discount Rates? We Found 9 Products You'll Want to Check Out

Tickers in this article: AMZN WFM BBY TGT WMT

Beware, discounted dog pools pet bowls, security cameras and cooling towels may not be what it seems.

08/06/17 - 03:00 PM EDT

Amazon's Biggest Advantage Could Come Under Siege From Politicians, and It Won't Be Pretty

Amazon's Biggest Advantage Could Come Under Siege From Politicians, and It Won't Be Pretty

Tickers in this article: AMZN GOOGL FB NFLX WFM

Europe is already putting the squeeze on dominant online platforms made in America.

08/05/17 - 01:20 PM EDT

7 Potential New Targets for Activist Investor That Made a Killing on Whole Foods

7 Potential New Targets for Activist Investor That Made a Killing on Whole Foods

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Here are the activist investor's next potential targets.

07/21/17 - 01:15 PM EDT

Why John Malone Covets Univision Even as Growth Has Slowed and Debt Exceeds $8 Billion

Why John Malone Covets Univision Even as Growth Has Slowed and Debt Exceeds $8 Billion

Tickers in this article: CMCSA NFLX GOOGL SIRI LBTYA TV

The billionaire media mogul may have interest in the Spanish-language broadcaster but only if he can get the right price.

07/20/17 - 03:37 PM EDT

Activist Spotlight: Franchising, Sale or Boardroom Battle Is Next At Potbelly

Activist Spotlight: Franchising, Sale or Boardroom Battle Is Next At Potbelly

The sandwich chain set up shareholder-unfriendly bonus payments for its C-Suite, a move that suggests M&A could be next

07/20/17 - 01:39 PM EDT