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Mary Jo White And SEC To Look Into Short Sellers

The Securities and Exchange Commission chairman spoke to Bloomberg Television on Tuesday, revealing her concerns over short sellers. U.S. regulators are considering a move that would mean short sellers have to emerge from behind the veil of secrecy that currently […]

McDonald’s Nixes REIT Model In Blow To Larry Robbins

McDonald’s Nixes REIT Model In Blow To Larry Robbins

McDonald’s is not pursuing the idea of hiving off its property into real-estate investment trust, and the fast-food chain also unveiled a 5% increase to its dividend for the fourth quarter. At an analysts’ day meeting on Tuesday, Steve Easterbrook, […]

Facebook Inc Director Sells 50 Percent Of His Stake

Facebook Inc Director Sells 50 Percent Of His Stake

Facebook board member and venture capitalist Marc Andreessen has sold nearly half of the stake he held in the giant social network. According to filings with the SEC, Andreessen sold more than 900,000 Facebook shares between Oct. 30 and Nov. 6 for […]

Starboard Value Letter to Media General

Starboard Value Letter to Media General

Starboard Value LP, together with its affiliates has been closely monitoring developments at Media General in connection with its evaluation of an unsolicited acquisition proposal from Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (“Nexstar”) to acquire Media General in relation to Media General’s […]

Medications Do Not Age Faster In Space [STUDY]

Medications Do Not Age Faster In Space [STUDY]

Conditions in space apparently do not have a major impact on medications. A recent study from the Baylor College of Medicine demonstrates that most types of medications do not degrade faster in space compared to the degradation typically seen on […]