The activists assert that the proposed management buyout would be a lousy deal for shareholders and criticize the board for going along with it.
It could be war between the founder and the board as both sides stake out their positions. Wall Street senses a takeover battle.
This young tech company has a can't-miss concept, but hasn't yet generated real sales. Should you see its recent slump as a buying opportunity, or reason to stay away?
IBM's recent performance stumble has investors rightly worried, but formidable strengths in several long-term growth areas bode well.
It appears he only bought 2 stocks at low prices. The third perhaps less so.
PVH Corp. to report earnings. Boeing faces concerns of Japanese pilots. Walgreen moves towards becoming an energy producer. Dell resists Icahn proposal. First Solar tries to hold recent gains.
Now read this: The retailer is sitting on an astonishing gain of 46% so far this year.
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