Activist tries to shore up support for CEO…

Monty Rakusen | Cultura | Getty ImagesCompany: Contura Energy, Inc. (CTRA)Business: Contura is large scale provider of metallurgical ("met") and thermal coal. The company has mining operations across coal basins in Pennsylvania, Virginia and West…

Activist fund with a soft touch looks to…

A Sierra Wireless display at a trade show.Source: Sierra WirelessLion Point Capital, run by alumni of Elliott Associates, Perry Capital and Starboard Value, struck an agreement this month with Sierra Wireless, a struggling telecom hardware…