TITLE

Activist Investors Have Taken Aim At Retail

PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/14/2013, Vol. 206 Issue 32, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of activist shareholders and investors in the retail and apparel sectors as of August 2013. According to Michael Appel, president of consulting firm Appel Associates, activist investors can be important when they identify companies that are undermanaged and press for change that will improve performance and shareholder return. Robert L. Chapman Jr., managing member of Chapman Capital, explains the role of an activist shareholder who is also on the board.
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