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Chipotle Investors Plan to Slam Board at Shareholder Meeting Wednesday

Chipotle Mexican Grill’s board members will be in the hot seat at the burrito chain’s annual meeting on Wednesday, as shareholders fight to shake up the board after a string of food safety failures last year. 355 more words


Big Investors Want Exxon to Explain How It Will Face Climate Change Policy

Institutions managing $6 trillion in assets plan to back a call for U.S. oil major ExxonMobil to disclose the impact of climate change policy on its business, one of the organizers of the vote said on Tuesday. 190 more words


These Senators Want to Reign in Activist Investors

Democrats are taking aim at a new Wall Street target—activist investors.

A new bill sponsored by two Senate Democrats, which would tighten disclosure rules for activists, comes at a time when shareholder activism is at an all-time high. 228 more words


Activist Investor Pushes Robotics Company to Focus on Vacuum Cleaners

IRobot is best known for its Roomba line of robots that clean homes for people who don’t want to do it themselves. But the company also makes industrial robots that clear bombs for the military and serve as mobile teleconferencing hubs for businesses and hospitals. 481 more words


Bill Ackman has put a $5.5 billion bet on Oreo maker Mondelez

Activist investor Bill Ackman has built a 7.5% stake in Oreo-maker Mondelez International , in a move which could herald another mega-merger in the fast-consolidating food and drink sector. 336 more words