Nelson Peltz

Nelson Peltz Hints GE Is Seriously Considering a Breakup

General Electric Co. (GE) is seriously considering a possible breakup, according to Nelson Peltz, CEO of Trian Fund Management.<p>When asked about …

Investing

At Procter & Gamble, Beauty Is in the Eye of the Investor

Yesterday, there were a lot of headlines flying as Trian Management Founder and CEO, Nelson Peltz, spoke with Jim Cramer. I often see a blury line …

Procter & Gamble

Facebook Is Having One Awful Week While Other Tech Stocks Explode Higher

It isn't the weekend just yet. Here's the news you need as stock futures point lower.<p>Jun 8, 2018 6:58 AM EDT<p>Action Alerts Plus portfolio manager and …

Investing

Nelson Peltz Hints at Possible 'Major' GE Breakup

Stocks trade mixed on Thursday as concerns mount over the potential for a major rift on trade and tariffs when G-7 leaders meet later this week.<p>Jun …

Investing

Nelson Peltz gains traction at Procter & Gamble

Shares Procter & Gamble (PG +2.6%) gain after an appearance by Nelson Peltz on CNBC included the activist investor claiming that his P&G …

Procter & Gamble

Nelson Peltz likes Flannery's turnaround plan at GE: 'It's onward and upward'

There's more to come in General Electric's turnaround plan, activist investor Nelson Peltz suggested in an interview with CNBC's Jim Cramer on …

Investing

Trump is 'doing some really brave things' on trade, says billionaire investor Peltz

Trian Partners' Nelson Peltz praised President Donald Trump on Thursday for his tough stance on trade.<p>"The president is doing some really brave …

Donald Trump

Having Nelson Peltz on Wendy's Board is Value-Creating: Wendy's CEO

Economic data, such as the monthly jobs report and inflation numbers, are being observed by investors through the lens of the benchmark 10-year …

Investing

Nelson Peltz, Paul Singer criticize quarterly guidance re...

CNBC's Leslie Picker reports the highlights from The Deal's Corporate Governance Conference.

Corporate Governance

The Deal Conference Recap: Could GE and P&G Break Up? Macy's Doing Outlets?

It's game time.<p>Some of the biggest names in finance take the stage at The Deal's annual corporate governance conference Thursday. TheStreet's founder …

Macy's

Nelson Peltz Sells Pentair, Wendy’s Stock, Buys More nVent

In recent weeks, Trian Fund Management has made more than $130 million in stock trades in investments that it holds large stakes in.<p>Trian is probably …

Procter & Gamble

Sysco declares $0.36 dividend

Sysco (NYSE:SYY) declares $0.36/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.<p>Forward yield 2.23%<p>Payable July 27; for shareholders of record July …

Business

Tracking Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management Portfolio - Q1 2018 Update

This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to Nelson Peltz’s 13F portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is …

Investing

For a Democrat, Andrew Cuomo shares a lot of big-time donors with Donald Trump

Lousy Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo shares quite a few donors with Donald Trump, from relatively obscure billionaires like Nelson Peltz and John …

Donald Trump

Nelson Peltz Is In a League of His Own When it Comes to Activist Investing

When it comes to activist investing, Nelson Peltz, and Trian Fund Management LLC have managed to set themselves apart from the pack.<p>Peltz, who will …

Investing

P&G Exec: The Entire Board Was Supportive of Our $4.2 Billion Deal

Oh to be a fly on the wall inside of P&G's (PG) boardroom during the review process for its big healthcare deal disclosed Thursday.<p>"What I will tell …

Investing

Pressure Mounts As P&G Prepares To Release Quarterly Sales

P&G is under pressure by a new hedge fund manager, Nelson Peltz, who muscled his way onto the board of directors. The stock is in the $75-$80 range …

Advertising Industry

The Dow's 3 Biggest Losers in the First Quarter

The first quarter wasn't pretty for the <b>Dow Jones Industrials</b> (DJINDICES: ^DJI). The average posted a loss for the first time in nine quarters, losing …

Investing

What FANGs Entrance Into the Billboard Business Means for a Resilient Industry

Netflix Inc.'s (NFLX) reported interest in Los Angeles billboard company Regency Outdoor Advertising may seem anachronistic for a company that has …

Investing

Netflix, Coming to a Billboard Near You?

Netflix Inc.'s (NFLX) reported interest in Los Angeles billboard company Regency Outdoor Advertising may seem anachronistic for a company that has …

Pay-TV

Can P&G Still Be Saved?

Procter & Gamble is the kind of stock my grandmothers used to love talking about. And why not? It’s a straightforward business with big brands and a …

Procter & Gamble

Chip Dealmaking May Heat Up With Recent Selloff; More Headaches for GE -- ICYMI

Not an 'I told you so' moment, per se, but on <b>Friday the markets sold off in earnest, confirming my worries from yesterday.</b> The Dow fell 2.34%, or 574 …

Investing

Pay TV Rivals Fear Weaponized HBO if Time Warner-AT&T Deal Goes Through

HBO President and Chief Revenue Officer Simon Sutton told the U.S. District Court in Washington about his company's content showdowns with Charter …

Pay-TV

Icahn to Launch 'Full-Slate' Boardroom Battle at Sandridge

Carl Icahn on Wednesday, April 4, said he planned to launch a full-slate director battle at oil and natural gas producer Sandridge Energy Inc. (SD) …

Carl Icahn

Rent-A-Center Buyout Expected In Next Month or Two: Sources

Buyout shop Vintage Capital Management LLC and other bidders are reviewing activist-targeted Rent-A-Center's (RCII) books, and a sale of the …

Investing

Aneliya Crawford Class of 2018 40 Under 40 honorees

By Hilary Potkewitz<p>Aneliya Crawford just came off a victory in the largest proxy battle in Wall Street history.<p>She represented activist hedge fund …

Procter & Gamble

Dividend watch at Procter & Gamble

Most analysts expect a modest dividend increase from Procter & Gamble (PG +0.5%) this year to extend the company's streak of 62 straight years with a …

Investing

Consumer Staples - Not Much 'Defensive' About The Sector

The Technology sector has had a tough few weeks and, frankly, it's been long overdue, but with the recent stock market correction, one sector we …

Investing

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Farmworkers Wendy’s Accused of Exploiting #MeToo Respond: We’ve Been Speaking Out for 25 Years<p>Members of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) …

Liberal View

Alyssa Milano Calls Out Wendy’s for ‘Getting on the Wrong Side’ of Time’s Up and #MeToo

Amy Schumer has echoed her sentiments.<p>Alyssa Milano has called out Wendy’s for its response to protestors fasting outside the office of board …

Alyssa Milano