1. Icahn, Activists Eye New Possibilities Following Market Plunge

    Icahn, Activists Eye New Possibilities Following Market Plunge

    However, for now, he added, that the fundamentals of U.S. companies are sound, especially following sweeping corporate tax break legislation ... Also, Charles Elson, director of the Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware, noted that it now will be that much cheaper for an activist ...

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    1. There are stocks that are cheap, and you can buy them. They're badly managed, or they have some hidden jewels.
    2. It widens and makes more attractive, discounts to intrinsic value at targeted companies, and it creates new targets at companies who make missteps in reaction to the new volatility.
    3. We are expecting 2018 to set new records in activism, driven by the opportunity to catalyze M&A and now this downturn in valuations.
    4. If there is an issue it will be cheaper for them to get involved.
    5. The fundamental issues at P&G are still there.
    6. If you are Carl Icahn or another activist you will wait until the right time to make your investment.
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