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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

FREE Activist Investing Research

Activist Investing Research for the week ending September 5, 2014.

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SYMBOL
COMPANY
INVESTOR
AGN
Allergan, Inc.
Valeant; Pershing Square
ARIA
Aria Pharmaceuticals
Sarissa Capital
BTH
Blyth, Inc.
GAMCO Investors
BXE
Bellatrix Exploration Ltd
Orange Capital
CNMD
ConMed Corporation
Voce Capital
CPWR
Compuware Corporation
Elliott Associates
DDXS
diaDexus, Inc.
Norman Pessin
DRI
Darden Restaurants
Starboard Value
FDO
Family Dollar Store
Dollar General
GPX
GP Strategies Corp
Sagard Capital
LJPC
La Jolla Pharmaceuticals
Tang Capital
LTM
Life Time Fitness
Marcato Capital
NE
Noble Corp
Fir Tree Inc.
PBIP
Prudential Bancorp
Lawrence Seidman
RLD
RealD Inc.
Starboard Value
RLOG
Rand Logistics
JWest LLC
TRGT
Targacept Inc.
Biotechnology Value Fund
WAG
Walgreen Co
Jana Partners
WTSL
Wet Seal Inc.
Clinton Group

Thursday, April 24, 2014

1/2 Day Program May 6 NYC: Counseling the Board During the New Age of Activist Shareholders

City Bar Center for CLE
 
Counseling the Board of Directors
During the New Age of Activist Shareholders
  
Tuesday, May 6th 2014    |    8:30 AM - 12:45 PM
 
Register now to attend the half-day CLE program, Counseling the Board of Directors During the New Age of Activist Shareholders. This unique program will focus on various issues and legal considerations that should be considered when providing advice to a public company board that has been confronted by an activist investor.
 
Join Program Chair, Jared L. Landaw from Barington Capital Group, Keynote Speaker, Myron T. Steele, Former Delaware Supreme Court Chief Justice, and a large panel of leading experts as they discuss:
  • How to Represent a Public Company Confronted by an Activist Investor
  • The Role & Responsibility of the Independent Director
  • The Responsibility of the Board from the Perspective of Activist Hedge
    Funds and Institutional Investors
As an attendee, you will also hear Chris Cernich from Institutional Shareholder Services provide an overview of current trends in shareholder activism. You will also have a front row seat as Peter May, an experienced public company Director and the President of Trian Fund Management, is interviewed.
 
Reserve Your Spot Today!  You can’t afford to miss this valuable and interactive program on shareholder activism.  For more information, or to view the program agenda, please click here.
  
This program will not be taped. You will only have the chance to see it - Live!
 
CLE Credits:  New York and California Credit: 4.0 Professional Practice; New Jersey credit: 4.2 General; Illinois & Pennsylvania credit: 3.5 General
 
This live program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys.
 
For any questions or to register by phone with a discount, please call
212-382-6663. 
 
Sincerely,
City Bar Center for CLEwww.nycbar.org/cle

Register Now 
Outside Counsel
Member: $345
Nonmember: $455
 
In-House Counsel
Member: $95
NonMember: $135
 
  
Group, Government, Public Interest Attorneys, Non-Profits, & Student Discount Rates are available!
Call 212-382-6663. 
 
Program Chair 
Jared L. Landaw
Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel
Barington Capital Group, LP
 
Keynote Speaker
Myron T. Steele
Former Delaware Supreme Court Chief Justice
Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
 
 
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Sunday, March 9, 2014

FREE Weekly Activist Investing Research

Hedge Fund Solutions issues free activist investing research every Monday examining the companies targeted by activists during the previous week.
To subscribe go to  http://www.hedgerelations.com/research.html.   For information about additional activist investing research contact Damien Park
CATALYST EQUITY RESEARCH REPORT WEEK ENDING MARCH 7, 2014 


SYMBOL
COMPANY
INVESTOR
AAN
Aaron’s Inc.
Vintage Capital
BJRI
BJ’s Restaurant
PW Capital; Luxor Capital
BJRI
BJ’s Restaurant
Clinton Group
BOBE
Bob Evans
Sandell Asset Management
BSTC
BioSpecifics Technologies
StonePine Capital
CLF
Cliff’s Natural Resources
Casablanca Capital
DGLT
Digital Ally
Stephen Gans
DRI
Darden Restaurants
Starboard Value
FMTB
Fairmount Bancorp
Joseph Stilwell
HARI
Harvard Illinois Bancorp
Joseph Stilwell
JFBI
Jefferson Bancorp
Joseph Stilwell
MTRN
Materion Corporation
GAMCO Investors
SGI
Silicon Graphics
Wasatch Funds
SXT
Sensient Technologies
FrontFour Capital
UTIW
UTi Worldwide
P2 Capital