| Shareholder Activism

May 2016 : Significant activist filings

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wdt_IDDateCompany nameTicker M.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
1 25 May 2016 BARFRESH FOOD GROUP INC BRFH 55 WOLVERINE ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC Wolverine Asset Management determined not to nominate an alternate slate of Director candidates at Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (BRFH) Link
2 03 May 2016 CARMIKE CINEMAS INC CKEC (Acquired) 0 MITTLEMAN BROTHERS, LLC Mittleman Brothers & Driehaus Capital opposes proposed sale of Carmike Cinemas. Following, Driehaus, Mittleman Brothers also issued a presentation Link
3 23 May 2016 CASTLE A M & CO CTAM 42 RAGING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC Castle & Co reached settlement agreement with Raging Capital Link
4 04 May 2016 CDK GLOBAL INC CDK 7,616 ELLIOTT ASSOCIATES, L.P. Elliott Associates urged CDK Global to implement its value-maximizing plan which would increase the share price by 72% from its current price Link
5 10 May 2016 CSW INDUSTRIALS INC CSWI 506 NEWTYN MANAGEMENT, LLC Newtyn Management enters into settlement agreement and withdraws proxy fight at CSW Industrials Link
6 31 May 2016 DEPOMED INC DEPO 1,269 STARBOARD VALUE LP Starboard filed proxy materials calling for a Special Meeting of shareholders at Depomed Link
7 31 May 2016 DEUTSCHE GLOBAL HIGH INCOME FUND INC LBF (Liquidation) 0 BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC Bulldog Investors reduced its stake in Deutsche Global High Income Fund after settlement Link
8 27 May 2016 FBR & CO FBRC (Acquired) 0 VOCE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC Voce Capital seeks support for its nominees at FBR & Co (FBRC) Link
9 18 May 2016 GASTAR EXPLORATION INC GST 127 GLOBAL UNDERVALUED SECURITIES MASTER FUND LP Global Undervalued Securities Master Fund trimmed its stake after joining the Board of Gastar Exploration in March 2014 Link
10 06 May 2016 HOOPER HOLMES INC HPHW 16 CANNELL CAPITAL LLC Cannell Capital reported 3.81% ownership stake in Hooper Holmes Link