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    1. Men, Women Disagree on Gov. Mandate to Seat Women on Boards of Directors

      Men, Women Disagree on Gov. Mandate to Seat Women on Boards of Directors

      California is on its way to passing a law that would require all publicly traded companies in the state to have at least one woman on their board of directors by the end of 2019. But while men and women don’t see eye-to-eye on whether they’d want a law like this in their state, they do agree that the decision shouldn’t be up to the government...

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    2. A Team of Traders at Goldman Sachs Made $100 Million Betting on Natural Gas, and it Fueled a Huge Comeback for the Wall Street Bank

      A Team of Traders at Goldman Sachs Made $100 Million Betting on Natural Gas, and it Fueled a Huge Comeback for the Wall Street Bank
      • Goldman Sachs racked up $100 million in the first half trading natural gas, thanks to trades made by Shane Lee, a Calgary-based trader, and his team, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
      • Natural gas prices set records in early January when below-average temperatures accompanied by a snow storm dubbed the Bomb Cyclone led to soaring demand for the commodity, according to Natural Gas Intelligence...
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    3. CEO of the Beverage Giant Behind Corona: Cannabis is one of the 'Most Significant' Growth Opportunities of the Next Decade

      CEO of the Beverage Giant Behind Corona: Cannabis is one of the 'Most Significant' Growth Opportunities of the Next Decade

      Constellation Brands' CEO Rob Sands is "extremely bullish" about the burgeoning cannabis industry . He defended the company's $4 billion purchase of a 38% stake in Canopy Growth on a call with investors on Thursday. "We're not playing defense, we're playing offense," Sands said. The beverage giant behind Corona and Modelo is bullish about the future of the legal cannabis industry...

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    4. Elon Musk's Antics Raise the Question: Should CEOs Even Be on Twitter?

      Elon Musk's Antics Raise the Question: Should CEOs Even Be on Twitter?

      Anyone -- including CEOs -- can tweet, but that doesn't mean everyone should . On Thursday, Tesla ( TSLA ) CEO Elon Musk again made headlines for questionable use of his widely-followed Twitter account when he posted a tweet seeming to insult the SEC , just days after he reached a settlement with the agency over fraud allegations...

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    5. Campbell Soup Is Bracing for a Showdown With Activist Investor Third Point

      Campbell Soup Is Bracing for a Showdown With Activist Investor Third Point

      Mark Nov. 29 on your calendar. That’s the day Campbell Soup (ticker: CPB), in a full proxy filed Thursday, set for the showdown between the company and activist investor Third Point, which is seeking to replace the entire Campbell Soup board. To say Third Point was unimpressed with Campbell’s recent strategic review would be an understatement...

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    6. GE Pops After Laying Out the Details of its New CEO's Contract

      GE Pops After Laying Out the Details of its New CEO's Contract
      • General Electric shares rallied Friday after the company announced new CEO Larry Culp's compensation package.
      • If Culp is able to boost GE's stock price by 50% to 150% within four years, he would make up to $300 million, according to CNBC.
      • Watch GE trade here in real time.

      General Electric shares rallied Friday after the company announced the contract details for new CEO Larry Culp...

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    7. ISS Says Renegotiating Dell Tracking Stock Offer Would Be Best Option

      ISS Says Renegotiating Dell Tracking Stock Offer Would Be Best Option

      (Reuters) – Shareholder advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) said on Friday that Dell Technologies Inc should renegotiate an offer to acquire a tracking stock tied to is virtualization software subsidiary VMWare Inc. Several hedge funds, including Elliott Management Corp and Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, as well as activist investor Carl ...

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    8. 'Was he high?': Elon Musk is back to Complaining About Short Sellers on Twitter, But His Gripes Don't Hold Water With Some Investors

      'Was he high?': Elon Musk is back to Complaining About Short Sellers on Twitter, But His Gripes Don't Hold Water With Some Investors
      • Last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk reached a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission agreed with the companies board of directors to be more constrained in his use of Twitter.
      • On Friday, however, Musk was back to complaining about investors who bet against Tesla shares, saying they diminish the stock's true returns.
      • "When CEOs criticize short selling, its usually because they're looking to deflect blame for their own failing," one prominent short seller told Business Insider...
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    9. Quanergy Names Karen C. Francis to Board of Directors

      Quanergy Names Karen C. Francis to Board of Directors

      Quanergy Systems, Inc., a leading provider of LiDAR sensors and smart sensing solutions, today announced the appointment of Karen C. Francis to the company’s board of directors. Francis brings extensive experience growing and leading companies across the automotive and technology industries. As a member of Quanergy’s board of directors and independent director, she will advise the company on key business strategy and development initiatives. This press release features multimedia...

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    10. 6 of the Most Compelling Suggestions to Replace Elon Musk as Tesla Chairman

      6 of the Most Compelling Suggestions to Replace Elon Musk as Tesla Chairman

      Elon Musk is out as Tesla chairman. The CEO was told by the SEC at the end of last week that he has 45 days to resign from the position to make way for a replacement as part of the terms of its settlement offer. It comes after an investigation into a controversial Twitter post, where he claimed the funding was secure to take the company off the stock exchange...

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    11. Unilever — Maker of Dove Soap and Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream — Scraps Plan to Move HQ to Netherlands After UK Shareholder Revolt

      Unilever — Maker of Dove Soap and Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream — Scraps Plan to Move HQ to Netherlands After UK Shareholder Revolt
      • Withdrawal means that for now, Britain gets to keep one of its most valuable companies as it moves closer to Brexit.
      • Scrapped plan seen as victory for shareholders, who had opposed the move.
      • Unilever decided to collapse its Anglo-Dutch structure after a business review sparked by last year’s failed $143 billion takeover approach by Kraft-Heinz...
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    12. Adtalem Global Education Appoints Donna J. Hrinak to its Board of Directors

      Adtalem Global Education Appoints Donna J. Hrinak to its Board of Directors

      Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a leading global education provider, today announced that it has appointed Donna J. Hrinak to its board of directors. Hrinak is currently President of Boeing Latin America, where she oversees all aspects of operations, from commercial and defense product sales to research and technology...

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    13. Undervalued Hexo Drawing Interest From Pot Rivals, Activist Says

      Undervalued Hexo Drawing Interest From Pot Rivals, Activist Says

      Hexo Corp., which sped up the race for cannabis-infused beverages by partnering with Molson Coors Brewing Co. in August, is attracting interest from competitors after an activist investor publicly urged it to consider a sale. Riposte Capital published a letter in September criticizing Hexo’s “severely depressed valuation” despite its joint venture with Molson Coors and its supply contract with Quebec, estimated to be worth $1 billion...

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