Tag Archives: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Icahn Buys Block of Family Dollar Shares

Carl Icahn

NEW YORK-Investor Carl Icahn has purchased about 9.4 percent of Family Dollar’s common stock through some of his affiliate companies. According to a filing by Icahn with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the investor bought the shares “in the belief that they were undervalued.” The filing went on to cite a number of similarMore »

Morand Out as Gordmans Chief Merchandiser

Gordmans

OMAHA, Neb.-Michael Morand, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer of Gordmans, has resigned, according to a filing by the home specialty retailer with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Morand tendered his resignation on May 28, when it took effect. The filing said Gordmans’ merchandising team will report to T. Scott King, interim CEO,More »

Ares, Serta and Simmons Parent, Launches IPO

Ares Management

NEW YORK-Ares Management, one of the parent companies of mattress manufacturers Serta and Simmons and of retailer Neiman Marcus, has begun an initial public offering, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The filing did not specify how many shares are in the IPO, or the price per share, nor didMore »

Vintage Capital Re-offers to Acquire Aaron’s

Aaron's

ATLANTA-Vintage Capital Management, a private equity firm that holds 10 percent of retailer Aaron’s common stock, has made a new offer to acquire Aaron’s. According to a letter sent by Brian Kahn, managing member of Vintage Capital, to Aaron’s board and filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Vintage Capital is offering to purchaseMore »

Container Store Files Registration for IPO

The Container Store

DALLAS-The Container Store Group has filed a Form S-1 registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for its proposed initial public offering of shares of its common stock. The common stock is expected to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “TCS,” according to a statement from the specialtyMore »

Furniture Brands to Delist from NYSE

Furniture Brands

ST. LOUIS-Furniture Brands International said it will voluntarily delist its common stock from the New York Stock Exchange. In a company statement, Furniture Brands said it will transfer the quotation of its common stock to the OTCQB Marketplace, a market for the trading of over-the-counter stocks. This decision was driven by a number of factors,More »