Activism: Taste for large-cap targets picks up in 2017
Jul 11, 2017
<p>Almost a third of US targets in first half of year were large caps, shows <em>Activist Insight</em> data</p>
Shareholder activists renewed their appetite for US large caps in the first half of the year, with almost a third of companies subjected to public demands by activists having a market cap of more than $10 bn.
This compares to an average of 27 percent between 2013