| Shareholder Activism

May 2016 : Significant activist filings

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wdt_IDDateCompany nameTickerM.Cap ($, mm)Filer nameTitleLink
125 May 2016BARFRESH FOOD GROUP INCBRFH55WOLVERINE ASSET MANAGEMENT LLCWolverine Asset Management determined not to nominate an alternate slate of Director candidates at Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (BRFH)Link
203 May 2016CARMIKE CINEMAS INCCKEC (Acquired)0MITTLEMAN BROTHERS, LLCMittleman Brothers & Driehaus Capital opposes proposed sale of Carmike Cinemas. Following, Driehaus, Mittleman Brothers also issued a presentationLink
323 May 2016CASTLE A M & COCTAM42RAGING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLCCastle & Co reached settlement agreement with Raging CapitalLink
404 May 2016CDK GLOBAL INCCDK7,616ELLIOTT 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 priceLink
510 May 2016CSW INDUSTRIALS INCCSWI506NEWTYN MANAGEMENT, LLCNewtyn Management enters into settlement agreement and withdraws proxy fight at CSW IndustrialsLink
631 May 2016DEPOMED INCDEPO1,269STARBOARD VALUE LPStarboard filed proxy materials calling for a Special Meeting of shareholders at DepomedLink
731 May 2016DEUTSCHE GLOBAL HIGH INCOME FUND INCLBF (Liquidation)0BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLCBulldog Investors reduced its stake in Deutsche Global High Income Fund after settlementLink
827 May 2016FBR & COFBRC (Acquired)0VOCE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLCVoce Capital seeks support for its nominees at FBR & Co (FBRC)Link
918 May 2016GASTAR EXPLORATION INCGST127GLOBAL UNDERVALUED SECURITIES MASTER FUND LPGlobal Undervalued Securities Master Fund trimmed its stake after joining the Board of Gastar Exploration in March 2014Link
1006 May 2016HOOPER HOLMES INCHPHW16CANNELL CAPITAL LLCCannell Capital reported 3.81% ownership stake in Hooper HolmesLink