Tag Archives: Abercrombie & Fitch

Barington Urges Victoria’s Secret To Uncover Value, Show How Bath & Body Works

Is breaking up retail conglomerates about to become a trend? Last week, Gap(GPS) announced the planned spinoff of its Old Navy brand. Now, Barington Capital is urging L Brands(LB), parent of Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works, to spinoff one of the two brands. Barington has a history of activism and last appeared in these pages when… Read More »

Bloomberg Gadfly: Abercrombie & Fitch(ANF) Should Spin Off Hollister

This site is approaching its seventh birthday and over the years a number of sectors have featured prominently on these pages. Energy. Media. A smattering of REITs, restaurants and conglomerates. Retail is one sector though that, excluding Sears (SHLD and ugh) hasn’t seen all that much activity so it was exciting to see a rumor pop up yesterday.… Read More »

Index Change Roundup – Post Honeywell, Air Products, R.R. Donnelley and Cousins Properties Spinoffs

You may have noticed a lull in our regular programming and for that we apologize. Over the past few weeks, a number of spinoff transactions have closed leading to quite a few shifts within the S&P indices. Here is a summary of the various transactions: Honeywell’s (HON) AdvanSix (ASIX) spinoff was distributed on October 1st and the new company… Read More »