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…

Starboard tries to find another winner in the…

Jeffrey Smith, CEO of Starboard Value LP and Chairman of Papa John's International Inc.Brendan McDermid | ReutersCompany: ACI Worldwide, Inc. (ACIW)Business: ACI Worldwide, Inc. develops and markets software products and services focused on facilitating electronic…

Stock futures rise as S&P 500 tries to…

Traders work during the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 17, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City.Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty ImagesU.S. stock futures rose early Monday…

Small hedge fund tries for change at a…

Sheraton Grand Sacramento HotelSource: Sheraton Grand Sacramento HotelA small firm is looking to make a change at a real estate investment trust, an area typically tough for activism.Company: CIM Commercial Trust Corp. (CMCT)Business: Real estate investment trust that…