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    1. GameStop Names Activist Investor Ryan Cohen as Chairman of the Board

      GameStop Names Activist Investor Ryan Cohen as Chairman of the Board

      GameStop ( NYSE:GME ) is now fully controlled by the activist investors who were calling for change at the video game retailer. Weeks after numerous executives either quit or were ousted from their jobs , and most of the board of directors declared they would not stand for reelection at the annual shareholders meeting, the company announced activist investor Ryan Cohen would become board chairman...

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    2. Activist Investor Says Harley-Davidson “Is on the Right Track Again"

      Activist Investor Says Harley-Davidson “Is on the Right Track Again"

      The Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) activist investor who helped oust ex-CEO Matt Levatich earlier this year says his replacement is just what the motorcycle maker needs. Impala Asset Management founder Bob Bishop told Reuters that under the leadership of Jochen Zeitz, "For the first time in five to six years, the company is on the right track again...

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    3. The Battle Over Campbell Soup Heats Up

      The Battle Over Campbell Soup Heats Up

      As Campbell Soup (NYSE: CPB) squares off against activist investor Daniel Loeb, it could turn out to be a very acrimonious battle. Fights for corporate control are rarely prim affairs, but will things get personal in this case? The New York Post says that, according to two unnamed sources, Loeb has "suggested" he has "damaging information" on descendants of a Campbell founder who are still involved in the business...

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    4. Does This Settlement Put a Hershey Company Buyout Back on the Table?

      Does This Settlement Put a Hershey Company Buyout Back on the Table?

      After years of being plagued by scandals, the trust that oversees chocolate maker Hershey is being forced to change its composition, which could open it up to accepting a takeover offer. Image Source: The Motley Fool Once again, Hershey ( NYSE:HSY ) has rejected an attempted buyout, but a settlement reached between its board of trustees and Pennsylvania's attorney general could mean another takeover offer may soon be in the works...

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