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Week in Review: 10 Must-Reads

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New York—Just because it was a shorter week for many of us—between Labor Day and Rosh Hashanah—there was no shortage of … [Read more...]

Hedge Funds Up Their Stakes in JCPenney

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Plano, TX—Activist investor William Ackman may have washed his hands of its hedge fund’s 18% stake in JCPenney, but several other … [Read more...]

The 2013 List of Most Admired Online Retailers, Consumers’ Favorites

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Washington–These days there seem to be more e-commerce sites than there are stars in the heavens. But which online retailers are … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 News Must-Reads

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New York—For many, the big M this week was all about Miley Cyrus, the ex-Disney-star-turned-twerking-vamp whose antics at the VMAs … [Read more...]

After Selling Majority Stake, William Ackman Finally Departs JCPenney

William Ackman, hedge fund manager and the founder of Pershing Square Capital, JCPenney's largest shareholder

New York—After a controversial and often contentious tenure as JCPenney’s largest shareholder and member of its board of … [Read more...]

JCPenney Adopts “Poison Pill” Plan

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Plano, TX—In an effort to stem any possible hostile takeover attempt should its major stakeholder, William Ackman of Pershing … [Read more...]

Week in Review: News to Remember

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New York—It’s the height of earnings season, when retailers both small and large report their sales and profits for the last … [Read more...]

JCPenney Q2 Loss Nearly $600 Million, Sales Down 12%

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Plano, TX—No one was expecting good news at JCPenney’s second quarter report released today, but the struggling department store … [Read more...]

JCPenney to Allow Ackman to Sell a Majority Stake

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Plano, TX—William Ackman, the activist board member at JCPenney whose Pershing Square Capital hedge fund is the retailer’s largest … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Must-Know News

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New York—Some Wall Street analysts referred to it as a “frat boy fight” this week when William Ackman, the hedge fund founder and … [Read more...]

The Controversial William Ackman Leaves JCPenney’s Board

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Plano, TX—In an effort to calm the riff that erupted publicly among JCPenney’s board of directors, William Ackman, the activist … [Read more...]

Battle Lines Between JCPenney Board, William Ackman Growing

William Ackman, hedge fund manager and the founder of Pershing Square Capital, JCPenney's largest shareholder

Plano, TX—Ahead of JCPenney’s second quarter earnings report scheduled for next week, the latest news about the retailer centers … [Read more...]