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    Bill Ackman Would Love For You To Get Bullish On Housing

    “How does Bill Ackman do it” is a question the investing community surely asks itself on a daily basis. Three words: Berkshire Mountains hideaway. Outsiders may figure in-depth research combined with skillful and ethical activism and a highly concentrated portfolio are the keys to Pershing Square’s success but, really, a 100-acre spread in upstate New […]

    / Jan 31, 2012 at 3:51 PM
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    Who Wants Free Wendy’s?

    Today’s your lucky day! Very supposedly, the PR firm that represents the purveyor of Frosties is sending a girl dressed as Wendy around to the “sell-side guys” who cover the company and is handing out $25 gift cards as we speak. Apparently she’s been to Neuberger Berman already, is on her way to JPMorgan and […]

    / Oct 8, 2009 at 10:15 AM
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    Wendy’s Bloodbath

    No surprise that, having won Wendy’s, Nelson plans to let the blades fly in today’s 13D/A filing. Still… ouch. Agreement and Plan of Merger —————————- On April 23, 2008, Triarc, Wendy’s International, Inc. (“Wendy’s”) and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Triarc (“Merger Sub”), entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”). The Merger […]

    / Apr 30, 2008 at 11:00 AM
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    Nelson Is Appeased

    Following up on our exclusive, breaking, 13D news insight, we now bring you the news that after sufficient sacrifice on the activist altar, Wendy’s antagonist is, for the moment, appeased. You can’t really blame Wendy’s for being a reluctant target. At one time the firm was expecting as much as $4 billion cash offers from […]

    / Apr 24, 2008 at 11:45 AM
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    Nelson Is Angry: Your Instant 13D Report

    Presented without Comment: April 18, 2008 Mr. James V. Pickett Chairman of the Board Wendy’s International, Inc. 4288 West Dublin-Granville Road Dublin, Ohio 43017-0256 Dear Jim: I am writing to you in my capacities as President of Trian Fund Management, L.P. and Vice Chairman of Triarc Companies, Inc. As a large shareholder of Wendy’s, Trian […]

    / Apr 18, 2008 at 9:08 AM

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