January 2016 : Significant activist filings
- Zero in M. Cap indicates that the company is no longer traded.
- M. Cap is as on filing date.
|wdt_ID||Date||Company name||Ticker||M.Cap ($, mm)||Filer name||Title||Link|
|1||11 Jan 2016||AROTECH CORP||ARTX||57||FIELDS EPHRAIM||Ephraim Fields secured one Board seat in Arotech Corp.||Link|
|2||28 Jan 2016||BARFRESH FOOD GROUP INC||BRFH||81||WOLVERINE ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC||Wolverine Asset Management determined not to nominate an alternate slate of Director candidates at Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (BRFH)||Link|
|3||25 Jan 2016||CHRISTOPHER & BANKS CORP||CBK||90||MACELLUM RETAIL OPPORTUNITY FUND, LP||Macellem increased its stake after gaining Board seats in Christopher & Banks Corporation (CBK)||Link|
|4||27 Jan 2016||CONMED CORP||CNMD||1,070||SCOPIA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP, COPPERSMITH CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC||Scopia Capital Management boosts its stake in CONMED Corporation||Link|
|5||14 Jan 2016||DAKOTA PLAINS HOLDINGS INC||DAKPQ (Bankruptcy)||0||LONE STAR VALUE MANAGEMENT LLC||Lone Star seeks support for its nominees in Dakota Plains Holdings||Link|
|6||28 Jan 2016||FIRST TRUST DIVIDEND & INCOME FUND||FAV (Acquired)||0||BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC||Bulldog supports First Trust Dividend merger and increases stake||Link|
|7||20 Jan 2016||FORESTAR GROUP INC||FOR||285||CARLSON CAPITAL L P||Cove Street Capital and Carlson Capital each gained one Board seat in Forestar Group||Link|
|8||15 Jan 2016||HEARTWARE INTERNATIONAL INC||HTWR (Acquired)||0||HUDSON EXECUTIVE CAPITAL LP||Pending acquisition terminated and Engaged Capital triumphs with one Board seat. Hudson Executive Capital exits from Heartware International||Link|
|9||25 Jan 2016||IROBOT CORP||IRBT||936||RED MOUNTAIN CAPITAL PARTNERS LLC||Red Mountain reduced its stake after losing its proxy fight at iRobot Corp.||Link|
|10||27 Jan 2016||ITRON INC||ITRI||1,180||SCOPIA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP||Scopia Capital Management increased its stake after gaining Board seats in Itron, Inc.||Link|