Quite often we are surprised by information that becomes available.
Some Things To Note...
Activists have what is estimated at $243 billion in assets under management.
Institutional ownership of the US stock market is close to 70% of total market capitalization compared to 7 % sixty years ago.
An MSCI study showed companies that had at least 3 female Directors in 2011 financially out performed those that had none.
Nearly 25 % of the Russell 3000 lacks a female Director.
State Street Global Advisors will demand change at companies without any female Directors.
Mary Jo White, former SEC chairperson, indicated Regulators may focus on board gender diversity.