Q2 Earnings, Netflix and P&G Proxy Fight

You wouldn't know it from this morning's pre-market atmosphere, but we are embarking on the first of three weeks of a heavy flood of Q2 earnings results. Monday, July 17th, 2017We.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJul 17th, 2017

Hedge Fund Launches Proxy Against China"s Sina

One of Sina Corp.’s biggest shareholders is launching a proxy fight with the Chinese internet company, calling for measures such as a potential sale of itself or its big stake in wildly popular microblog service Weibo Corp......»»

Category: topSource: wsj1 hr. 57 min. ago

Investor Backs Peltz in P&G Fight

Yacktman Asset Management entered the proxy fight against Procter & Gamble, backing the election onto the company’s board of activist investor Nelson Peltz, who has pressed the consumer-goods company to restructure its business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 14th, 2017

P&G"s business structure takes center stage in Trian proxy fight

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Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2017

Disney Shares Dip Amid Announcement Marvel and Star Wars Will Join Standalone Streaming Service

The Marvel Cinematic Universe and 'Rogue One' are currently on Netflix. Walt Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger said on Thursday the company’s earnings per share for this year will roughly b.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 7th, 2017

Ackman"s hedge fund to sell out of Nomad Foods after two-year run

BOSTON/LONDON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor William Ackman has decided to exit his large stake in Nomad Foods, selling out of one of his handful of investments at a time he is waging a proxy fight to push for change at another portfolio company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2017

P&G Proxy Fight Pits Former Finance Chief Against Longtime Protégé

At P&G, the former finance chief and his handpicked successor are on opposing sides of a boardroom fight over how best to reinvigorate the company, a consumer-products giant that at one time boasted brands in nearly every aisle of the supermarket......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 4th, 2017

The Ratings Game: Tenet shares surged 15% on board member exits but don’t expect it to ‘go gentle into that good night’

Two board members representing the hedge fund Glenview resigned on Friday, setting Tenet up for a potential proxy fight......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 22nd, 2017

ADP CEO says Bill Ackman, on phone call, refused to meet because he needed "leverage" over board

Jim Cramer sat down with ADP CEO Carlos Rodriguez, who spoke to his company's proxy fight with billionaire Bill Ackman......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyAug 21st, 2017

The Ratings Game: Tenet shares surge 15% on board member exits but don’t expect it to ‘go gentle into that good night’

Two board members representing the hedge fund Glenview resigned on Friday, setting Tenet up for a potential proxy fight......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 21st, 2017

Two Tenet Board Members Resign, Setting Up Potential Proxy Fight

Two members of Tenet Healthcare’s board of directors, who represent the company’s largest institutional shareholder, have resigned their posts, citing “irreconcilable differences” over significant matters involving the company......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 18th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Two Tenet board members resign, which should rattle investors and set up potential proxy fight

The two board members, who represent the company’s largest institutional shareholder, cited “irreconcilable differences.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 18th, 2017

The GOP and Business Will Go to War Over Foreign Taxes

How some companies will hurt. The GOP is advertising its forthcoming tax reform bill as an historic boon to business. But a fierce fight is looming over the treatment of foreign earnings......»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 17th, 2017

Why Is Netflix (NFLX) Down 8.2% Since the Last Earnings Report?

Netflix (NFLX) reported earnings 30 day.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytAug 17th, 2017

Apple Reportedly Allocates $1 Billion to Original Video Content

The iPhone maker is preparing to take on Netflix and Amazon. Apple is reportedly tooling up for the increasingly furious fight over original video content with a $1 bill.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 16th, 2017

ABC Loses ‘Scandal’ Creator Shonda Rhimes to Netflix

Disney has a real fight on its hands For Shonda Rhimes, Disney is out and Netflix is in. The hugely successful television producer, known for shows such as "Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal," has signed a multi-year exclu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 14th, 2017

Here’s What Investors Should Make Of Disney’s New Streaming Service

Disney (DIS) shook the financial markets when it reported earnings for its third quarter of fiscal 2017 (which ended July 1). Also read: Is Apple About To Buy Disney? Facebook Revamps Original Video Offering With A New Watch Tab Netflix [….....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 11th, 2017

Can Snapchat Turn Itself Around With Earnings?

Snap is scheduled to release its second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. Can Snap fight off its competitors and return to its former glory?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 10th, 2017

Netflix is slipping after Disney announced it will be ripping its movies from the platform (NFLX, DIS)

Netflix Netflix is falling after it was announced that it would be losing a big source of popular content. In its earnings call after the bell Tuesday, Disney announced it would be pulling its movie content from Netflix's pla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 9th, 2017

Disney Stock Defies Ho-Hum Earnings

The media giant reports flat fiscal third-quarter results. It's also unveiling a consumer-direct streaming platform that could be a thorn in Netflix's side......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 8th, 2017

Disney to pull their movies from Netflix, launch streaming service

Disney is announcing plans to launch its own direct-to-consumer entertainment streaming service — and removing its films from would-be rival Netflix — in its third quarter earnings release.       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 8th, 2017