1. Articles from Connor Smith

    1-3 of 3
    1. AMC Backs Off on Vote for More Stock Sales. Reddit Crowd Rejoices

      AMC Backs Off on Vote for More Stock Sales. Reddit Crowd Rejoices

      AMC Entertainment is walking back plans to ask shareholders to allow more stock sales. The meme stock’s retail investors on Reddit couldn’t be happier. On Tuesday, AMC CEO Adam Aron wrote on Twitter that he didn’t think there was enough support from shareholders to authorize the sale of 25 million shares as soon as 2022, despite his backing...

      Read Full Article
    2. Activist Investors Join GameStop’s Board. What That Means for the Stock.

      Activist Investors Join GameStop’s Board. What That Means for the Stock.

      GameStop stock jumped Friday after the videogame retailer said that based on preliminary results , two nominees from an activist investor group were elected to its board of directors. Kurtis Wolf and Paul Evans, who were nominated by Hestia Capital Partners and Permit Capital Enterprise Fund, will join the company’s 10-person board. The group beneficially owns 7.3% of GameStop (ticker: GME) shares outstanding...

      Read Full Article
    3. It’s Time for Nelson Peltz to Crack the Whip at Aurora Cannabis, Analyst Says

      It’s Time for Nelson Peltz to Crack the Whip at Aurora Cannabis, Analyst Says

      The early hours of the new trading year haven’t been any friendlier to Canadian cannabis stocks. Shares of all the biggest names, aside from Hexo , were down more than 4% just before 2 p.m. on Thursday. Aurora Cannabis stock (ticker: ACB) was down 6%, a bad start for a stock that’s shed 60% of its value in the past year...

      Read Full Article
    1-3 of 3
  1. Categories

    1. BoardProspects Features:

      BoardBlogs, BoardKnowledge, BoardMoves, BoardNews, BoardProspects Announcements, BoardProspects CEO, CEO Blog, Competitor Corner, In the News, Member Report, Partner Publications, Question of The Week, Sponsored Content
  2. Topics in the News

    1. (3 articles) CEO
    2. (3 articles) activist investor
    3. (2 articles) activist investors
    4. (2 articles) GameStop
    5. (2 articles) stock options
    6. (2 articles) activist investor
    7. (2 articles) Investors
    8. (2 articles) Board
    9. (1 articles) Altria Group
    10. (1 articles) Mondelez International
    11. (1 articles) Sony
    12. (1 articles) Hestia Capital
    13. (1 articles) CEO
    14. (1 articles) Independent Director
    15. (1 articles) Equitable Holdings, Inc.
    16. (1 articles) Schmitt Industries
    17. (1 articles) Nasdaq
    18. (1 articles) Stock Market
    19. (1 articles) Rules
    20. (1 articles) Compliance
  3. Popular Articles

  4. Picture Gallery

    It’s Time for Nelson Peltz to Crack the Whip at Aurora Cannabis, Analyst Says Activist Investors Join GameStop’s Board. What That Means for the Stock. AMC Backs Off on Vote for More Stock Sales. Reddit Crowd Rejoices The CEOs Delivering Consistent Shareholder Returns Schmitt Industries Appoints Alex Zyngier to its Board Joan Lamm-Tennant Named Independent Chair of the Equitable Holdings Board of Directors Corporate Board Member: It Is Possible To Be Both Loved And Respected Caesars Entertainment Names Former Chair of Nevada Gaming Control Board to Company Board In Corporate Crackdown, U.S. SEC Takes Aim at Executive Pay Activist Investor Starboard Takes New Stake in Willis, Saying Broker Undervalued Scott Myers Appointed to Dynavax Board of Directors and Elected Board Chairman Lockheed Martin Elects John M. Donovan to Board of Directors