| Shareholder Activism

December 2016 : Significant activist filings

  • Zero in M. Cap indicates that the company is no longer traded.
  • M. Cap is as on filing date.

wdt_IDDateCompany nameTickerM.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
108 Dec 2016AEROHIVE NETWORKS INCHIVE275DISCOVERY GROUP I, LLCDiscovery Group submitted shareholder proposal at Aerohive NetworksLink
219 Dec 2016ARCHROCK INCAROC831CARLSON CAPITAL L PCarlson Capital initiated active stake in Archrock, Inc. (AROC)Link
308 Dec 2016ARCONIC INCARNC9,449ELLIOTT ASSOCIATES, L.P.Elliott Associates gained three board seats in ArconicLink
416 Dec 2016BANC OF CALIFORNIA INCBANC846PL CAPITAL, LLCPL Capital’s proposal on “majority voting” to elect directors was approved by Banc of California (BANC) shareholdersLink
507 Dec 2016BOB EVANS FARMS INCBOBE (Acquired)0SANDELL ASSET MANAGEMENT CORPSandell Asset Management chronicled all its previous communications and coerces Bob Evans Farms to separate its BEF Foods segment.Link
606 Dec 2016BUFFALO WILD WINGS INCBWLD (Acquired)0MARCATO CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LPMarcato Capital Management emphasized for changes at Buffalo Wild WingsLink
722 Dec 2016CDI CORPCDI (Acquired)0RADOFF BRADLEY LOUISRadoff Bradley Louis stated his concerns on corporate governance at CDI Corp.Link
822 Dec 2016CREATIVE LEARNING CORPCLCN2FRANVENTURES, LLCFranVentures seeks replacement of the Board in Creative Learning CorporationLink
922 Dec 2016EDGEWATER TECHNOLOGY INCEDGW96ANCORA ADVISORS, LLCEdgewater Technology's Directors were re-elected to the BoardLink
1007 Dec 2016FOREST CITY REALTY TRUST INCFCE.A5,598SCOPIA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LPScopia Capital Management urged Forest City Realty Trust to eliminate dual-class stock structureLink