| Shareholder Activism

August 2017: Significant activist filings

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wdt_IDDateCompany NameTickerM.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
131 Aug 2017ACORDA THERAPEUTICS INCACOR970SCOPIA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LPScopia Capital increases its stake after urging Acorda Therapeutics to explore a saleLink
231 Aug 2017AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING INCADP47,313PERSHING SQUARE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P.Pershing Square Capital Management issued a presentation on Automatic Data ProcessingLink
331 Aug 2017ENSERVCO CORPENSV24CROSS RIVER CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLCCross River Capital Management increased its stake after gaining Board seat in Enservco CorpLink
431 Aug 2017FUSION TELECOMMUNICATIONS INTERNATIONAL INCFSNN72UNTERBERG CAPITAL LLCAfter expressing its interest to nominate candidates, Unterberg Capital reduced its stake significantly to 2.5%Link
531 Aug 2017REAL GOODS SOLAR INCRGSE7IROQUOIS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLCIroquois Capital comments on Real Goods Solar’s 2017 annual meeting of shareholdersLink
630 Aug 2017PERFUMANIA HOLDINGS INCPERF (Bankruptcy)0NUSSDORF GLENN HPerfumania Holdings is closing stores and filed for bankruptcy.Link
730 Aug 2017PROCTER & GAMBLE COPG225,000TRIAN FUND MANAGEMENT, L.P.Trian launched proxy fight against Procter & GambleLink
830 Aug 2017ADVISORY BOARD COABCO (Acquired)0ELLIOTT ASSOCIATES, L.P.Elliott Associates supports the company’s announcement of strategic alternativesLink
929 Aug 2017SITO MOBILE LTDSITO92SINGER KARENKaren Singer reduced his stake in Sito Mobile to below 5%Link
1029 Aug 2017TURKISH INVESTMENT FUND INCTKF (Liquidation)0BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLCBulldog Investors increased its stake after having discussions with The Turkish Investment FundLink