| Shareholder Activism

July 2017: Significant activist filings

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  • M. Cap is as on filing date.
wdt_IDDateCompany NameTickerM.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
131 Jul 2017EQT CORPEQT11,041JANA PARTNERS LLCJana Partners sends letter to the Board of EQT Corp. opposing Rice Energy transactionLink
231 Jul 2017ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE COERIC21,227CEVIAN CAPITAL II GP LTDCevian Capital increased its stake after securing Board seat in Ericsson LM TelephoneLink
331 Jul 2017PROCTER & GAMBLE COPG225,000TRIAN FUND MANAGEMENT, L.P.Trian launched proxy fight against Procter & GambleLink
431 Jul 2017SHORETEL INCSHOR (Acquired)0RGM CAPITAL, LLCRGM Capital exits Shoretel after the merger announcement by the companyLink
531 Jul 2017SITO MOBILE LTDSITO101SINGER KARENKaren Singer expresses his concerns on Sito MobileLink
631 Jul 2017TELECOM ITALIATI20,589VIVENDIVivendi’s CEO was appointed interim CEO of Telecom ItaliaLink
728 Jul 2017VISHAY PRECISION GROUP INCVPG231NOKOMIS CAPITAL, L.L.C. Nokomis Capital entered into an amendment agreement with Vishay Precision GroupLink
827 Jul 2017TAUBMAN CENTERS INCTCO3,600LAND & BUILDINGS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, LLCLand and Buildings responds to Taubman Centers’ corporate governance updatesLink
925 Jul 2017PERMA FIX ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES INCPESI39HEARTLAND ADVISORS INCHeartland Advisors suggested that Perma-Fix Environmental Services explore a saleLink
1025 Jul 2017WESTELL TECHNOLOGIES INCWSTL61COVE STREET CAPITAL, LLCCove Street Capital trimmed its stake in Westell TechnologiesLink