Spinoff Spotlight

CAMPBELL SOUP CO. $40 (New York symbol CPB; Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 300.7 million; Market cap: $12.0 billion; Takeover Target Rating: Medium; Dividend yield: 3.5%; www.campbellsoupcompany.com) makes a variety of food products under the brands Campbell’s Soup, Pepperidge Farm, V8, Bolthouse Foods and others.
Activist investor Daniel Loeb, through… Read More

Activists see their strong potential

HEXO CORP. $8.10 (Toronto symbol HEXO; Shares outstanding: 198.3 million; Market cap: $1.6 billion; No dividend paid; Takeover Target Rating: Highest; www.thcx.com) is a Canadian-based producer and distributor of medical cannabis with production facilities in Quebec. In addition, the company plans to branch out into the recreational and… Read More