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

How P&G Is Spinning the Numbers In Its Trian Proxy Fight

The consumer giant's definition of "core" earnings is...innovative. In its dramatic proxy battle with Trian Fund Manage.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 9th, 2017

Three Former Newell Directors to Drop Their Proxy Fight

Three former Newell Brands directors will part ways with the activist investors they aligned with in a proxy fight, opting out after the company struck a deal with Carl Icahn......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 20th, 2018

Icahn Taps Tech Executive to Prepare for Proxy Fight With Xerox

Activist investor Carl Icahn has enlisted the help of former tech executive John Visentin to help prepare for a proxy fight with Xerox and to explore strategic alternatives for the printer and copier maker......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 14th, 2018

Hess Wins Peace With Activist Investor

Hess said it would buy back an additional $1 billion in shares, heading off a potentially nasty proxy fight with activist hedge fund Elliott Management......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 8th, 2018

Krysten Ritter bit through her tongue while shooting a fight scene for season 2 of Netflix"s "Jessica Jones" — and that"s not the worst of it


Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2018

Icahn says has to decide which way to vote on Newell proxy fight

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 1st, 2018

Icahn"s stake in Newell could sway proxy fight

Icahn"s stake in Newell could sway proxy fight.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2018

The Real Reason Behind the Bidding War for Sky

The world’s media titans are locked in battle over Sky. Comcast, Disney and Fox all believe Europe’s pay-TV leader will give them heft to fight back against Netflix......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjFeb 27th, 2018

Hulu puts up a fight against Netflix, Amazon and Apple

After ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ made Hulu a player, it has another ambitious show in ‘The Looming Tower.’ But merger mania makes for a murky future......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 25th, 2018

Hulu Puts Up a Fight Against Netflix, Amazon and Apple

After ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ made Hulu a player, it has another ambitious show in ‘The Looming Tower.’ But merger mania makes for a murky future......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytFeb 25th, 2018

Newell Adds New Directors Ahead of Proxy Fight With Starboard

Newell Brands, a conglomerate that makes everything from Elmer’s glue to Mr. Coffee machines, is adding three new board members ahead of a proxy fight with an activist investor seeking to oust the entire board and chief executive......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 22nd, 2018

The fight for Sharpie and Yankee Candle

A proxy fight is unfolding at Newell Brands......»»

Category: topSource: cnnFeb 22nd, 2018

Netflix (NFLX) Up 11.3% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Netflix (NFLX) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues. It has been about a month since the last earnings re.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytFeb 21st, 2018

Arista shares plunge as Cisco fight resurfaces in earnings, Silicon Valley stocks dip

Arista Networks shares plummeted 19 percent on Friday, despite beating earnings and guidance expectations, as it said that it’s ongoing battle with archival Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) hurt sales. Arista's (NYSE: ANET) fourth-quarter revenue rose 4.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2018

Newell CEO Defends Management Amid Activist Calls for Change

Newell Brands CEO Mike Polk, facing a proxy fight with an activist investor seeking to oust him and the entire board, said a bruising retail environment and not management missteps are behind the company’s recent woes......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 16th, 2018

Cisco, Apple, Netflix lead Silicon Valley stocks higher as Facebook slips on Soros sell-off

Cisco Systems shares reached dot-com era highs on Thursday after the San Jose-based company reported strong earnings. The stock (NASDAQ: CSCO) was the best performer on the Bloomberg Silicon Valley High Tech index, gaining 4.73 percent on Thursday. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2018

Starboard Unveils List of Candidates for Newell Board

Starboard Value has revealed the 10 candidates it will nominate to Newell Brands’s board as part of a proxy fight launched in response to the conglomerate’s recent performance......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2018

Gloria Allred Tells Young Women, Go To War, Fight For Change

For victims of injustice, "it's always personal," the famous lawyer says in her new Netflix documentary, 'Seeing Allred.'.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 11th, 2018

Newell Brands in Proxy Fight With Activist Investor Starboard Value

Activist investor Starboard Value has notified Newell Brands that the firm will nominate a full slate of 10 candidates to replace the Newell board at the company's next annual meeting......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Starboard launches proxy fight to oust Newell Brands board

An activist investor is launching a proxy fight to replace the entire board and CEO of the conglomerate, which makes everything from Elmer’s glue to Mr. Coffee machines, with the help of former Jarden Chairman Martin Franklin......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 9th, 2018