| Shareholder Activism

July 2017: Significant activist filings

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wdt_IDDateCompany NameTicker M.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
1 31 Jul 2017 EQT CORP EQT 11,041 JANA PARTNERS LLC Jana Partners sends letter to the Board of EQT Corp. opposing Rice Energy transaction Link
2 31 Jul 2017 ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE CO ERIC 21,227 CEVIAN CAPITAL II GP LTD Cevian Capital increased its stake after securing Board seat in Ericsson LM Telephone Link
3 31 Jul 2017 PROCTER & GAMBLE CO PG 225,000 TRIAN FUND MANAGEMENT, L.P. Trian launched proxy fight against Procter & Gamble Link
4 31 Jul 2017 SHORETEL INC SHOR (Acquired) 0 RGM CAPITAL, LLC RGM Capital exits Shoretel after the merger announcement by the company Link
5 31 Jul 2017 SITO MOBILE LTD SITO 101 SINGER KAREN Karen Singer expresses his concerns on Sito Mobile Link
6 31 Jul 2017 TELECOM ITALIA TI 20,589 VIVENDI Vivendi’s CEO was appointed interim CEO of Telecom Italia Link
7 28 Jul 2017 VISHAY PRECISION GROUP INC VPG 231 NOKOMIS CAPITAL, L.L.C. Nokomis Capital entered into an amendment agreement with Vishay Precision Group Link
8 27 Jul 2017 TAUBMAN CENTERS INC TCO 3,600 LAND & BUILDINGS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, LLC Land and Buildings responds to Taubman Centers’ corporate governance updates Link
9 25 Jul 2017 PERMA FIX ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES INC PESI 39 HEARTLAND ADVISORS INC Heartland Advisors suggested that Perma-Fix Environmental Services explore a sale Link
10 25 Jul 2017 WESTELL TECHNOLOGIES INC WSTL 61 COVE STREET CAPITAL, LLC Cove Street Capital trimmed its stake in Westell Technologies Link