Proxy adviser Glass Lewis recommends EQT shareholders vote for company’s nominees

(Reuters) – Proxy adviser Glass Lewis & Co has recommended that investors in natural gas producer EQT Corp vote in favor of the company’s board nominees, putting it at odds with another proxy advisory firm which recommended voting in favor of a competing slate of directors proposed by Toby and Continue Reading

Neuberger urges Verint shareholders to back its three board nominees

(Reuters) – Asset manager Neuberger Berman on Monday urged the shareholders of data analytics company Verint Systems to vote for its three director nominees after the company rejected them last month. In a public letter to shareholders, Neuberger, which holds 2.6% stake in the company, said Verint should transition to Continue Reading

Bayer shareholders vent ire over Monsanto-linked stock rout

BONN (Reuters) – Bayer shareholders vented their anger over its stock price slump on Friday as litigation risks mount from the German drugmaker’s $63 billion takeover of seed maker Monsanto. Werner Baumann, CEO of German pharmaceutical and chemical maker Bayer AG, attends the annual general shareholders meeting in Bonn, Germany, Continue Reading

Newmont shareholders OK $10 billion Goldcorp takeover, creating biggest gold producer

TORONTO (Reuters) – Newmont Mining shareholders on Thursday approved the company’s $10 billion takeover of Goldcorp Inc which is set to create the world’s biggest gold producer with assets across the Americas, Africa and Australia. FILE PHOTO: Visitors pass the Newmont Mining Corporation booth during the Prospectors and Developers Association Continue Reading