Civeo impacted by customers’ plans to trim capital spending
Civeo said the demand for its services depends on its customers’ capital spending programs. As a result, it’s one of the first to suffer losses when oil drillers pare back exploration.
Civeo to cut costs, pursue additional revenue opportunities
Civeo is also expected to benefit in 2015 from its recently completed McClelland Lake Lodge, the majority of whose rooms are under contract through the first quarter of 2017.
JANA’s Track Record As an Activist Investor
Activist investor JANA Partners sold a 20% stake in the firm to Neuberger Berman’s Dyal Capital Partners. Dyal holds a passive interest in JANA Partners.
Relational Investors goes activist on Manitowoc
Relational Investors LLC was co-founded by Ralph Whitworth and David Batchelder. It filed a 13D with the SEC last week and said it acquired 11.5 million shares, or an 8.52% stake, in Manitowoc (MTW)
Why Greenlight Capital starts new position in AerCap Holdings
Greenlight disclosed a new position in AerCap Holdings NV (AER). It accounts for 1.42% of the fund’s 2Q14 portfolio. Netherlands-based AerCap is an integrated global aviation company. It has a leading market position in aircraft leasing.