Aol Shareholders Re-elect Board, Defeat Activist

BOSTON (Reuters) - AOL Inc shareholders re-elected the company's eight-member board of directors on Thursday, handing a defeat to activist hedge fund Starboard Value, which had sought to unseat three directors.

BING NEWS:
  • Democrats Run From Harry Reid
    Harry Reid’s caucus is running from him on the campaign trail, but that doesn’t mean a revolt is in the works — yet. The majority leader has twisted the Senate into a pretzel all year to protect his vulnerable members, but the Nevada Democrat is now ...
    10/27/2014 - 10:07 pm | View Link
  • A Year After the AOL Proxy Fight: The Simple Lesson
    A little more than a year ago, a much-watched proxy fight came to an end when the shareholders of AOL voted to re-elect all of that company’s directors ... to a recent success of incumbents: “The 2012 defeat by AOL of an activist short-slate proxy ...
    06/26/2013 - 1:51 pm | View Link
  • AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Still Has Career-Threatening Problems To Deal With
    At the company’s annual meeting in boston, shareholders rejected a proxy challenge from a fund called Starboard and voted to re-elect AOL’s board of directors.But here’s the thing: if it weren’t for the savvy way Armstrong sold some of AOL’s ...
    06/15/2012 - 7:06 pm | View Link
  • AOL shareholders re-elect board, defeat activist
    AOL shares slid 5 percent to $25.72, their steepest slide on the New York Stock Exchange in more than two months. Starboard had aimed to shake up AOL, which is working to transform itself to an ad-driven media destination as it winds down its old business ...
    06/14/2012 - 6:51 am | View Link
  • AOL shareholders re-elect board, defeat activist
    BOSTON (Reuters) - AOL Inc shareholders re-elected the company's eight-member board of directors on Thursday, handing a defeat to activist hedge fund Starboard Value, which had sought to unseat three directors. AOL shares slid 6 percent to $25.49, their ...
    06/14/2012 - 6:28 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Committee of Concerned Shareholders
    The Committee of Concerned Shareholders ("Committee"), formerly known as the Committee of Concerned Luby's Shareholders, consisting of individual shareholders of Luby ...
    08/4/2015 - 3:48 am | View Website
  • Tech
    The CEO of New York startup Quirky steps down in the wake of lay-offs and funding struggles
    08/4/2015 - 2:37 am | View Website
  • Today's Stock Market News and Analysis
    Please note that once you make your selection, it will apply to all future visits to NASDAQ.com. If, at any time, you are interested in reverting to our ...
    08/4/2015 - 12:57 am | View Website
  • Business News, Personal Finance and Money News
    Find the latest business news on Wall Street, jobs and the economy, the housing market, personal finance and money investments and much more on ABC News
    08/3/2015 - 8:10 pm | View Website
  • Ted Leonsis
    AOL . In 1987, Leonsis established the marketing communications company, Redgate Communications Corporation. When the organization was acquired by America Online (AOL ...
    08/3/2015 - 8:03 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News