Tag: proxy

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Duke Energy Corporation
January 7, 2016—

What was Visa waiting for?
November 26, 2014—Visa's disclosure practices when it comes to executive compensation seem puzzling indeed.

Wynn Resorts, Limited
January 31, 2013—

Microsoft Corporation
October 9, 2012—

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The rosy news for FedEx’s executives…
August 15, 2012—FedEx Corporation (FDX) made headlines earlier this week after it announced plans to offer voluntary buyouts to an unknown number of employees — one step in a bigger plan to restructure the company’s U. S. operations. But the same day as the buyout buzz hit, FedEx also filed its 2012 proxy. Perhaps we were supposed […]

More comfort ahead for La-Z-Boy execs…
July 11, 2012—With recent news articles bearing headlines such as “The Gory Details of La-Z-Boy’s Double Miss” (about La-Z-Boy, Inc.’s (LZB) recent failure to meet estimates on either revenues or earnings per share), one might assume that things aren’t so comfortable for the folks running the company. But that assumption would be wrong on at least a […]

Ralph Lauren celebrates more than July 4th…
July 3, 2012—You may not know it, but Ralph Lauren, founder of Ralph Lauren Corp. (RL), designs more than just clothes, towels, and bed linens. He also created an entire line of dishes and barware suitable for grand parties, which is handy, because we bet that he will be hosting a doozy of a fâ_te tomorrow. Besides […]

EA execs level up on pay…
June 11, 2012—A few months ago, Michelle wrote a post about Barry Cottle, an executive at Electronic Arts, Inc. (EA) who jumped ship and fled to Zynga, Inc. (ZNGA), where he got a bundle of stock, salary, and bonuses worth about $30 million. We can’t top that number in today’s post, but we can reassure you that […]

Rite Aid gets another frequent flyer stamp…
May 29, 2012—Frequent fliers don’t get much more frequent than the beleaguered Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), which we’ve written about more than we (or the company) probably would have liked. And now, because of the proxy filed last Friday shortly after 4 pm, here we go again. We’ll skip over the topic of huge increases in executive […]

Dude, they all got Dells! (And then some.)
May 25, 2012—There have been plenty of articles lately about the struggles of computer-maker Dell (DELL), particularly after sagging computer sales led the company to miss analyst estimates earlier this week, sending its stock down sharply. So we were particularly interested to see Dell’s proxy cross our virtual desk just before 4:15 p.m. yesterday. And, as has […]