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19 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

Barry Rosenstein Sends Letter To PetSmart, Inc. (PETM)'s Board

Barry Rosenstein , the manager of Jana Partners , is unhappy with the actions of the board of directors of PetSmart, Inc. and the stock's "chronic underperformance".

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Chain Store Age

Jana Partners pressures PetSmart for sale

Phoenix Jana Partners, the largest shareholder in PetSmart by one million shares with a 9.9% disclosed ownership stake, is pressuring PetSmart to sell the company.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Minyanville

Why a Private Takeover Would Be Good For PetSmart

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets

Thu Jul 24, 2014

USA Today

Activists are shaking up these companies

William Ackman's vow to hammer Herbalife a death blow didn't go anywhere. But that doesn't mean investors can ignore the actions of activists.

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Related Topix: Construction, Signet Jewelers, Retail, Pets, Telecom, Juniper Networks, Computers, Watches

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

'Chicago area firm buys Kohl's building in Palm Coast Palm Coast a " a...

A Chicago area company that specializes in investing in commercial real estate properties apparently likes what it sees in Palm Coast.

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Related Topix: Palm Coast, FL, Retail, KSS Retail, Kohls, Pets

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Washington Post

PetSmart Shareholder Activism Lures Bulls on Deal Talk: Options

As PetSmart Inc. comes under pressure from activist investors to consider a sale, options traders are moving in to cash in on the buzz.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Activism, Science / Technology

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Benzinga

's M&A Chatter for Tuesday July 22, 2014

The Deal : CIT Group announced Tuesday, that it has entered into a definitive agreement and plan of merger with the parent company of privately-held OneWest Bank for $3.4 billion in cash and stock.

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Related Topix: CIT Group, Financial Services, LinkedIn, Startups, Talisman Energy, Energy, Oil & Gas, Retail, Pets

Reuters

PetSmart hires bank to study buyback, deal options -sources

PetSmart Inc has hired investment bank JPMorgan Chase & Co to evaluate a range of alternatives, including a leveraged share buyback and a potential deal with private equity, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Banking, JP Morgan Chase

KTVU Oakland

Woman banned from selling, working with animals

The Monterey County District Attorney's Office on Monday joined three other counties in settling a civil case against a woman convicted of animal cruelty for hoarding sick animals and offering some for paid adoptions in Monterey and Sand City.

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Related Topix: Monterey County, CA, Monterey, CA, Sand City, CA, Contra Costa County, CA, Tulare County, CA, Retail, Pets

Mon Jul 21, 2014

LongIsland.com

Kent Animal Shelter Urges Pit Bull Parents to Prevent Unwanted...

Primp Your Pit Campaign, funded by PetSmart CharitiesA , will provide $20 spay/neuter surgeries for nearly 6,800 Pit Bull Terrier dogs nationwide.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Calverton, NY

The Arizona Republic

Phoenix's attempt to curb puppy mills challenged

Phoenix's attempt to quash the market for A puppy-mill dogs has landed the city at the center of a national battle.

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Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, Activism, Retail, Pets

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Seeking Alpha

UBS lists six stocks with positive catalysts coming soon

The derivatives research team at UBS lists six companies on which investors should not use an option strategy, as it expects near-term catalysts to drive the stocks higher .

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Related Topix: Air Products and Chemicals, Chemicals, Retail, Pets

Thu Jul 17, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Shakespeare Animal Fund Receives $5,000 from PetSmart, Inc.

Petsmart, Inc. has donated $5,000 to the Shakespeare Animal Fund, a local non-profit founded to pay emergency veterinarian bills for elderly, disabled, returning Vets and others who need help when their animals are suffering or dying.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets

Seeking Alpha

A Private Takeover Would Be Good For PetSmart

Currently, PetSmart is leaving long-term growth opportunities on the table in an effort to meet quarterly earnings goals and return cash to shareholders.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Office Equipment, Office Depot

Minyanville

Stock Downgrades: Flee PetSmart During Dog Days of Summer

PetSmart could look like a flea-bitten mutt today after getting downgraded by an equity analyst who says its recent stock-price surge has resulted in a stretched valuation, especially in light of heightened competition and reduced profit margins.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Cyanide Studios, Atlus Co., Game of Thrones, Video Games, Time Warner, Media, Computers, Startups, Intel, Microsoft, IBM

TheStreet.com

Why PetSmart (PETM) Stock Is Down This Morning

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Mozilla, TheStreet, Financial Markets, Business News

Benzinga

RBC Capital Downgrades PetSmart To Sector Perform, Shares Fall

Analysts at RBC Capital downgraded PetSmart from Outperform to Sector Perform and maintained the target price of $66.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets

Wed Jul 16, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Ross Stores Is Down 23% From Its High And Is Now A Bargain

Ross Stores is the latest result from my defensive screen setup on GuruFocus. It is currently the only stock that resulted through the screen.

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Related Topix: Ross Systems, Software, Retail, Pets, Financial Markets

The Globe and Mail

Invest like Warren Buffett: Three stock picks

A family shops for new pet toys during at a PetSmart in Dallas in 2013. A family shops for new pet toys during at a PetSmart in Dallas in 2013.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Warren Buffett, Energy, EnCana, Oil & Gas, Transportation, FedEx, Air Courier, Construction, Fluor, Financial Markets

Tue Jul 15, 2014

TheStreet.com

Will This Upgrade Help PetSmart (PETM) Stock Today?

The firm set a price target of $71 for the retailer. Activist presence will likely help create shareholder value according to Morgan Stanley analysts.

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Related Topix: Retail, Pets, Stanley, Financial Markets

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