Following Trian Fund Management's call for DuPont ( DD +1.1% ) to be broken up, JPMorgan has upgraded DuPont to Overweight from Neutral. The firm also raised its price target for shares to $75 from
Program, Wednesday September 17. Nelson Peltz Makes Dupont (NYSE: DD ) a Buy. Other stocks mentioned: Kraft (NASDAQ ..... NYSE: PF ) On a proposal by activist Nelson Peltz that Dupont ( DD ) should split itself up into two divisions, the stock
(Reuters) - Activist investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management LP urged DuPont to break itself up, saying that efforts already underway at the industrial conglomerate to shed some of its businesses were not enough to fix what it called the company's "underperformance."
NEW YORK, Sept 17 (Reuters) - Materials stocks were trading higher on Wednesday as the best performing of the 10 major S&P sectors heading into the midpoint of the session, led by gains in DuPont and Nucor Corp.
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DuPont (NYSE: DD ) responds to Trian Fund Management's ..... dialogue" with the activist investor. DuPont 's board says it is intent on executing ..... for the S&P 500 since year-end 2008. DD +3.3% premarket. 1 comment!
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Trian Fund Management is seeking public support to force DuPont (NYSE: DD ) to break itself up, after more than a year of unsuccessful private efforts. Trian says Dupont 's overly complex corporate structure is a large weight
Sept 17 (Reuters) - Activist investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management has called for a break up of DuPont , arguing that the diversified chemicals company's overly complex and bloated corporate structure overburdens its seven business