"However, ADP has a clearly defined board nomination process, and the 2017 deadline for director nominations has been public for almost a year". We also discussed the need for transformational change at the company and expressed a willingness to work with existing management or, alternatively, an external CEO candidate, to effectuate that change.
ADP, based in Roseland, New Jersey, rejected the proposals by Pershing Square, saying that they're not in the best interest of shareholders. Mr. Ackman told the company he wants to nominate himself and four other directors to the 10-person board. ADP's board includes 10 people.
Ackman met with Rodriguez on Thursday and asked to postpone the nomination deadline but was told no, two sources told CNBC.
ADP said in the six years that Carlos Rodriquez has been CEO, ADP's total shareholder return (TSR) has been 202%, while the S&P 500's SPX, -0.22% TSR has been 128% and Pershing's TSR has been 29%.
"Rodriguez has very broad-based investor support and has factually delivered very compelling returns for shareholders so Pershing Square faces an uphill battle in this case", said Bernstein Research analyst Lisa Ellis.
Prior to building Pershing's position in ADP, Ackman approached a number of his hedge fund investors to raise money earmarked only for the ADP bet through a special objective vehicle, sources familiar with the fundraising said.
A representative for Pershing Square declined to comment.
Pershing Square took a 9.9% stake in Chipotle past year.
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The US Air Force is reportedly purchasing a pair of Boeing 747 jetliners that were abandoned by a bankrupt Russian airline. The two likely-future-presidential-transport-aircraft are numbered N894BA and N895BA, according to Defense One .
This was done at the same time that they expelled Russian diplomats in December, right before Obama's exit in January. Nevertheless, signing a bill that penalises Russia's election interference marks a significant shift for Mr Trump.
Quantitative easing was also unanimously kept unchanged at £435bn and corporate bond purchases remained at £10bn. The Bank expects inflation , which was at 2.6% in June, to peak at 3% in October before dropping back in 2018.
Photographer and retired Western Carolina University professor Roger Bacon will lead an informational session at 3 p.m. But there are some cool phenomena associated with the partial eclipse such as Sun Dapples, Sunspot trickery and more.
Secretary of Health and Human Services, and Vice President Mike Pence on. "They do NOTHING for us with North Korea , just talk". Economic measures against China may reportedly come from the Trump administration sometime this week.
It's been an "exclusive", meaning that consoles like Microsoft's Xbox One and Nintendo's Switch couldn't get the app . The app had an exclusivity right with Sony and their PlayStation Music service, which Spotify aimed to replace.
The Hennepin County Emergency Management confirms that natural gas from contracted construction caused the school explosion. He wouldn't confirm to The Associated Press that company workers were on site, saying: "We are trying to figure it out".
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Trump's approval rating plunges to 33%
The survey of registered voters found that 68 percent overall were in favor and 27 percent opposed, the Quinnipiac survey showed. The July 13 New York State poll found voters support constitutional convention; women's right to choose gets strongest support.
Sexually transmitted Zika case confirmed in Florida
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Asian equities gain after China Caixin manufacturing PMI data
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Embassy Reductions Won't Deter US, Pence Says
Asked about Pence's visit, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said nations had the right to choose their partners. Keeping to previous USA administrations' line, Pence also condemned Russia's presence in Georgia.