Tag: CEOs

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In Memoriam: Steve Jobs in the filings…
October 6, 2011—Here at footnoted world headquarters (not to mention our various satellite offices), we're deep-in when it comes to Apple (AAPL) products and longtime fans of Steve Jobs. Our very first post (back in 2003) was about Apple and we're typing this ...

Extraordinary medical coverage for an extraordinary CEO?
July 1, 2011—Lots of CEOs of publicly traded companies like to think of themselves as celebrities, but we can't think of many other than John F. Crowley that can actually say that their life story led to a movie starring Harrison Ford and Brendan Fraser. ...

Our top ten perks of the 2011 proxy season!
June 22, 2011—Best of lists are normally the type of thing that you read in December or early January, when the news cycle is slow. That's when we normally run our Worst Footnote of the Year contest. But some ...

A tale of two paychecks at McKesson & CA
June 13, 2011—Proxy season is pretty much over for the big companies that follow a calendar year, but "pretty much" leaves room for some interesting exceptions. Last week, it was McKesson (MCK), the medical distribution and IT giant, and CA Inc. (CA), the information ...

Assured Guaranty Ltd.
April 22, 2011—Footnoted's Red Flag Alerts, including this alert about Assured Guaranty Ltd. are available exclusively to Footnoted *PRO subscribers. To subscribe, click here.

National Semi CEO leaves money on the table…
April 5, 2011—You've no doubt heard by now of Texas Instruments' (TXN) $6.5 billion deal for National Semiconductor (NSM), that was announced after the market closed yesterday. As the WSJ notes in this piece, the $25 a share ...

Could there be another frugal CEO out there?
March 31, 2011—Here at footnoted, we're so used to the oversized perks that CEOs and other top executives receive -- perhaps the right word here is really expect -- that when we stumbled across something in the proxy that Dresser-Rand (DRC) filed ...

Gibraltar Industries, Inc.
March 25, 2011—Footnoted's Red Flag Alerts, including this alert about Gibraltar Industries, Inc. are available exclusively to Footnoted *PRO subscribers. To subscribe, click here.

Quanta Services Inc
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Under Armour Inc
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