| Shareholder Activism

March 2017: Significant activist filings

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wdt_IDDateCompany NameTicker M.Cap ($, mm)Filer NameTitleLink
1 31 Mar 2017 CPS TECHNOLOGIES CORP CPSH 20 HORTON CAPITAL PARTNERS, LLC Horton Capital Partners expressed its concerns with CPS Technologies Link
2 31 Mar 2017 BOB EVANS FARMS INC BOBE (Acquired) 0 SANDELL ASSET MANAGEMENT Sandell Asset Management trimmed its stake after Bob Evans retained JP Morgan as financial advisors Link
3 31 Mar 2017 EXAR CORP EXAR (Acquired) 0 SIMCOE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC., ALONIM INVESTMENTS INC Simcoe Capital and Alonim Investments support the merger of Exar Corp. with MaxLinear Link
4 31 Mar 2017 ARCONIC INC ARNC 12,000 ELLIOTT ASSOCIATES, L.P. Elliott Associates seeks shareholders to vote for its nominees in Arconic Link
5 31 Mar 2017 CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP CY 4,500 RODGERS THURMAN J Cypressfirst comments on Cypress Semiconductor Analyst Day Link
6 31 Mar 2017 PUTNAM MANAGED MUNICIPAL INCOME TRUST PMM 390 BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC Bulldog Investors nominates two directors in Putnam Managed Municipal Income Trust Link
7 31 Mar 2017 PUTNAM MUNICIPAL OPPORTUNITIES TRUST PMO 454 BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC Bulldog Investors nominates two directors in Putnam Municipal Opportunities Trust Link
8 31 Mar 2017 SENOMYX INC SNMX 46 KEDDIE LEE D Concerned Shareholders and Nominees of Senomyx nominated an alternative Board slate Link
9 30 Mar 2017 KOREA EQUITY FUND INC KEF (Liquidation) 0 BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC Bulldog Investors and City of London Investment Management stated their belief that Korea Equity Fund should be liquidated Link
10 30 Mar 2017 CITI TRENDS INC CTRN 255 MACELLUM ADVISORS GP, LLC Macellum nominated four candidates to the Board of CITI Trends Link