Deckers Outdoor Corp (DECK.N)
BOSTON, Dec 14 Deckers Outdoor Corp beat back a challenge from activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management, but shares of the maker of UGG boots fell more than 4 percent on news that all its directors had been re-elected.
BOSTON, Dec 14 Deckers Outdoor Corp. beat back a challenge from activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management when shareholders reelected all nine of the company's directors, the maker of UGG boots confirmed in a statement.
* DECKERS ANNOUNCES PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
Dec 13 Deckers Outdoor Corp shareholders looked set to hand three board seats to Marcato Capital Management at the UGG boots maker's annual meeting on Thursday, capping a months-long bitter proxy contest.
BOSTON, Dec 11 After months of turning up the heat on Deckers Outdoor Corp, hedge fund Marcato Capital Management recently proposed a settlement that the UGG boot maker rejected, a filing released on Monday shows.
Dec 11 Marcato said on Monday it was open to a proposal by Deckers Outdoor Corp's board to interview the activist investor's nominees only if the footwear maker was willing to reach a settlement agreement ahead of a shareholder meeting this week.
Dec 11 Marcato said Deckers Outdoor Corp's board agreed to interview its nominees ahead of the annual shareholder meeting this week, a move it called a record-building exercise and to gain advantage in a contentious proxy battle between the two parties.
BRIEF-Glass Lewis Reaffirms Recommendation That Deckers Stockholders Vote “For” All Of Deckers’ Director Nominees
* GLASS LEWIS REAFFIRMS RECOMMENDATION THAT DECKERS STOCKHOLDERS VOTE “FOR” ALL OF DECKERS’ DIRECTOR NOMINEES ON THE WHITE PROXY CARD Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
BRIEF-Marcato Capital Management Says Iss Recommends Deckers Stockholders Vote For Marcato Nominees Kirsten Feldman, Steve Fuller, Anne Waterman
* MARCATO CAPITAL MANAGEMENT SAYS ISS RECOMMENDS DECKERS STOCKHOLDERS VOTE FOR MARCATO NOMINEES KIRSTEN FELDMAN, STEVE FULLER, ANNE WATERMAN Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
BOSTON, Dec 6 Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services on Wednesday suggested shareholders back hedge fund Marcato's choice of directors at Deckers Outdoor Corp , switching its recommendation after the U.S. fund made changes.