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Sports Direct’s Requisition Offer To Debenhams, Appoint Ashley As CEO

By ActivistInsight. Originally published at ValueWalk.

British retailer Sports Direct requisitioned a meeting at department store Debenhams last week, proposing the removal of all current board members, apart from Rachel Osborne, and the appointment of its CEO, Mike Ashley. The activist explained that the requisition replaced that of earlier this month, which was invalid because Sports Direct at the time held its shares through a third party. In the initial requisition, Ashley said he would carry out an executive role at Debenhams, if appointed, and would leave his CEO and director roles at Sports Direct. The investor did not elaborate on this claim in the most recent announcement.

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The requisition came a week after Sports Direct offered an interest-free 150-million-pound loan to the struggling department store chain, on the condition that Ashley be appointed CEO. In exchange for the funding, Sports Direct would take an additional 5% stake in the company. Debenhams directors previously rejected a 40-million-pound cash bailout offer advanced by Ashley, but later agreed on a cash injection from lenders.


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Under the terms of the proposed Sports Direct loan, the sporting goods retailer would increase its stake in Debenhams to 35%, without needing to bid for the remainder of the company. Takeover Panel rules require shareholders with 30% or more of a company to bid for the whole group, but this can be avoided via a “whitewash agreement,” which must then be approved by shareholders.

What We’ll Be Watching For This Week

  • Will Telecom Italia shareholders stick to Elliott Management’s status quo or sway towards Vivendi’s proposed five-person slate on Friday?
  • Will shareholders finally get to vote on the proposed three-way merger between Medley Capital, Sierra Income, and Medley Management on Friday?
  • How will Sweden’s Lundin Petroleum shareholders react to Egbert Wesselink’s proposals demanding the resignation of the board of directors and senior management at the annual meeting on Friday?

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Canadian insurer Manulife Financial won a legal victory over hedge fund Mosten Investment, allowing it to limit payments due as part of a contract with the investor. Mosten had previously argued that it was entitled to a guaranteed rate of return on…
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Tesla’s Massive Increase In Delivery Volume In Europe And China

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors discussing a few good posts on Tesla on the VIC message board about the massive increase in delivery volume in Europe and China.

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41 – jcoviedo – 3 days 2 hrs ago

Re: Re: Re: Several bullish points

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Elon leaked to Business Insider the company email about upcoming delivery hell. Why a company delivers over ½ of its quarter in the last week is beyond me. Obviously this is being leaked b/c prior pumps the past few weeks have all failed.

https://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-tesla-workers-car-deliveries-should-primary-priority-leaked-email-2019-3

“For the last ten days of the quarter, please consider your primary priority to be helping with vehicle deliveries. This applies to everyone. As challenges go, this is a good one to have, as we’ve built the cars and people have bought the cars, so we just need to get the cars to their new owners!

What has made this particularly difficult is that Europe and China are simultaneously experiencing the same massive increase in delivery volume that North America experienced last year. In some locations, the delivery rate is over 600% higher than its previous peak! This was further exacerbated by supplier shortages of EU spec components and a sticker printing error on our part in China that were only resolved in the past few weeks.

North America is also stressed, as the final month of this quarter is almost all North America builds. Moreover, for the first two weeks of march most cars were sent from our factory in California to the East Coast to ensure arrival before the end of the quarter.

The net result is a massive wave of deliveries needed throughout Europe, China and North America. This is the biggest wave in Tesla’s history, but it is primarily a function of our first delivery of mass manufactured cars on two continents simultaneously, and will not be repeated in subsequent quarters.

To help, please contact Sanjay Shah in North America, Robin Ren in China and Ashley Harris in Europe.”

Who is the intended audience for this email? I doubt you would send…
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Whitney Tilson – There Is A 28% Chance Of Brexit By The End Of April

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors discussing short & distort?; a short-seller’s email; Tesla’s VIN gap; chance of Brexit; Do You Pull the Parchment?; question 5.

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1) A thoughtful, in-depth look at a fascinating case study that raises important issues: Short & distort? The ugly war between CEOs and activist critics. Excerpt:


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The stand-off reflects a broader debate over how to balance the desire to keep public companies accountable with concerns over market manipulation.

Short selling, said to be as old as stock markets, used to be a low-profile affair where bearish investors relied on the media, analysts or regulators to take the lead in exposing over-valued companies. New tools such as Twitter and Seeking Alpha changed that, creating a small but prominent group of brash public activists.

My view is that the rise of short sellers who are willing to go public with their work is, overall, an incredibly healthy development for our markets.

Might a few of them be spreading information that they know to be false and then trading around it to try to make a quick buck? Sure – though this would be insane in light of the risks.

But so what? This is a drop in the ocean relative to the FAR bigger problem of CEOs lying to investors, trying to pump up their stocks so they can cash in. That’s what the SEC should focus on…

2) Speaking of short sellers, in Thursday’s email, I wrote:

A friend forwarded me a 33-slide presentation on Tesla (TSLA), Detecting “Potential” Fraud in Real-Time, that Tom Bachrach of PFH Capital gave on Tuesday to UPenn Wharton students. You can download it here.

I don’t know him or his firm, but it’s an outstanding piece of analysis, especially the forensic accounting part that begins on page 17, which captures why I think there’s at least a 50% chance of significant fraud at the company. Pay particular attention to the “VIN Gap” he discusses on slides 28-29.

[For more on Tesla's VIN gap, see this thread by @TeslaCharts.]

In response, Tom sent me this nice email, in which he shares some…
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Is Tesla’s New Enhanced Summon Feature A National Security Risk?

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors discussing Tesla‘s enhanced summon feature and why the company’s stock is likely to drift down.

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Discussion on Tesla’s Enhanced Summon feature

One of my friends (who’s bullish on Tesla) sent me a link to this web page, Watch this Tesla Model 3 drive to its owner on Enhanced Summon in latest video, which has two videos of Model 3 owners summoning their cars from a parking lot.

In response, another friend (who’s bearish) wrote: Watch this one try to drive the owner into a construction barrier: http://digg.com/2019/tesla-autopilot-crash


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To which friend 1 wrote:

People kill themselves every day driving regular old fashioned cars just being themselves (horrible drivers). ~90% of accidents are due to human error (and we are actually getting worse with added distractions from smart phones). I think Tesla’s autopilot is already better on highways than the average driver (a low bar) and I have no doubt it will get WAY better eventually and save a lot of lives.

But that wasn’t the point of the advanced summon video. It’s a bit of a useless fun feature that is going to sell A TON of cars. People will buy it just to have this and the other automakers won’t  offer this because: 1) They probably won’t have this type of capability for years; and 2) They’ll think it’s stupid because they just don’t get it…

In response, Anton Wahlman wrote:

First, watch this scene from the movie “Telefon” (1977):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KbxIyjecJgw

For reference, here is the official movie trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPVVPhD1NKQ

Now, with that as background material, here is the argument:  The ability to remote-control a car will not be more allowed than your ability to remote-control a drone, which is already very restricted and is likely to become even more restricted in the future.

A remote-controlled car is basically a land-based drone with a 4,000 lbs payload, instead of 4 lbs.

We carefully guard our airports, military bases and city centers from drone use.  There is basically a blanket ban on operating a drone within X…
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Moody’s Issue Report Citing Corporate Debt Levels Vulnerability

By Gary St. Fleur. Originally published at ValueWalk.

Downgrades of corporate debt levels are rising in Corporate America as interest rates remain stable

Moody issues a report that adds to the increasing sobering news facing corporate America. As word of earnings forecasts being reduced pervade, there is concern regarding corporate debt levels. Increased credit downgrades do not bode well for current market trends.

Corporate Debt Levels


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Since the start of 2019, Moody’s data claims that the amount of credit downgrades in corporate America has outpaced the number of upgrades. The current figure stands at 94 downgrades versus 75 upgrades, establishing a ratio of 0.77. This news appears to show indications of a trend as last year’s fourth quarter also had mounting downgrades and a ratio of 0.79.

U.S non-financial companies have managed to possess almost four times the earnings before interest and taxes to cover interest expense, as indicated by a Federal Reserve Study. Despite this, corporate debt levels have reached a staggering 70% of gross domestic product.-A figure higher than 2007’s, before the great recession struck.

An increasing number of corporate issues are rated as junk or near junk status. Data from Moody’s Capital Markets Research shows a record $2.96 trillion issues are rated Baa. This is the level just before the high-yield mark. Current issues at this level make up 48.5% of all investment-grade bonds. The condition doesn’t appear too periling as year-end defaults for 2018 total a lowly 2.4%. Nevertheless, this seemingly calm situation can go bad very quickly. During 2007, right before the major financial collapse, junk bond default rates were at this current corporate debt levels. By the following year, default rates rose to a jaw-dropping 15%.

The corporate debt levels data indicates that there is an increased appetite for corporate America to take advantage of the current low-interest environment. As guidance on earnings continues to be tempered for 2019, corporate America appears to be doubling down on interest rates remaining stable.

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Micron this week was the poster child for this “bull-trap” lunacy

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

From Crescat Capital

Thursday had the feel of a blow-off top for the bear market rally. We are near historic valuations for US stocks across at least eight fundamental measures and at a record late stage in the business cycle. Equity markets appear more stretched relative to underlying deteriorating fundamentals than ever.


Micron this week was the poster child for this “bull-trap” lunacy. Investors bid Micron’s stock up 10% on Thursday after the company released earnings. The move sent the semiconductor index to a record high on Thursday. The truth was that Micron gave terrible forward guidance on the conference call forcing analysts to slash estimates for revenues, earnings, and free cash flow for 2019 and 2020.

Friday the market started to wake up to the real world as global stocks reversed back down. Both of Crescat’s hedge funds were up over 3% net on the day due to our steadfast net short positioning nearly erasing all MTD losses in both funds. Emerging market currencies and stocks fell hard on Friday with US stocks following just as global investors had poured into emerging markets hoping to outperform versus and aged and expensive US market. But all is not right with emerging markets. EM currency declines tend to foreshadow China yuan devaluations as they did in 2015 and 2018. We think it is poised play out again. We haven’t seen anything yet in terms of the Chinese yuan devaluation that we are expecting.

With record debt-to-GDP bubbles today around the world, and China first and foremost among them, we continue to forecast a downturn in the global economic cycle. We think investors at large are clueless about the financial and economic risks coming from China and how an impending China credit bust will negatively feed back to US and global financial markets. We strongly encourage you to view a new brief video from Tavi Costa, our macro analyst, where he outlines the China risks in a deck of macro charts:  www.youtube.com

The global stock market (likely bull-trap) rally YTD has resulted in a pullback for Crescat’s hedge funds given our steadfast net short positioning. We believe Crescat’s hedge funds are poised for another run like we had at the end of 2018…
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Tax Receipts Decline As Budget Deficit Reaches Record

By Gary St. Fleur. Originally published at ValueWalk.

The U.S budget deficit has widened as the corporate and individual tax receipts and other revenue declines in the face of federal spending reaching new heights.

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Last year’s fiscal gap for February was $215.2 billion. It has now grown to $234 billion. This is larger than the last budget deficit record set in 2012. This increase is due to declines in tax receipts for October-February. The period saw a decline of 1 percent (1.3 trillion ) from the prior year while growth in federal spending rose upwards of 9 percent to 1.8 trillion the same period.


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Alarms are going off in the Federal reserve as Fed Chairmen Jerome Powell expresses concern over this recent news. In a press conference on Wednesday, Mr. Powell explained that the growing debt is something that eventually must be addressed. Standing opposite of this position are those who espouse Modern Monetary Theory which contends that there is, in fact, more room for spending.

Data coming from the Treasury show a decline of tax receipts from both corporation and individuals during the five-month period. Corporate tax receipts are down $8 billion, or 23%, compared to last year and individual income taxes, meanwhile, fell $15 billion, or 1 percent. Although revenues have increased from customs duties due to the Trump administration’s imposed tariffs, most of the government’s revenues come from income tax revenues.

Critics of the Trump administration’s tax policy will undoubtedly latch on this news to discount Trump’s economic policy. The Trump administration promoted the idea that the general cutting of taxes would be recouped through increased economic activity. Last year’s economic growth of 2.9% appears to only partly validate Trump’s tax policy as economic sentiment begins declining. White official’s project that the economy will grow by 3.2 percent this year, but many market observers question this optimistic forecast.

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Volatility Rocks-The Rhythm Of Movement

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

The most exciting rhythms seem unexpected and complex, the most beautiful melodies simple and inevitable.” – W.H. Auden

Volatility of Volatility

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These are my thoughts on relevant investment topics. In our ongoing research of our own dilemmas, we recognize that the same issues are likely at the heart of struggles that we all face. With equal measure of frustration and excitement, we hope to contribute to the marketplace of ideas and discussion. And with the goal of interaction and feedback, please reach out with responses or topics of interest.


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March 2019

I am absolutely crazy about Pink Floyd, though maybe not quite as nutty bonkers about them as I was during my college years. But both then and now, when I hear their music, I just close my eyes and take in the beauty. The melody moves me.

I recall the night vividly at the Oakland Coliseum about twenty-five years ago; there were tens of thousands of people sitting far and wide across the vast auditorium; and all were frantically waiting. For being so immensely crowded across such a massive open space, the silence was eerie – almost deafening. Nor did it help that a deep blackness consumed the stage at the front and center, where the band’s instruments were believed to be. I could neither see nor hear anything but the crowd. Suddenly, and almost out of nowhere, fantastically bright bulbs illuminated the center of the stage from half a dozen perfectly chosen angles. The crowd began to roar, and cheer, and scream as a small and focused fireworks display leaped out of the stage floor, alongside Roger Waters:

So ya

Thought ya

Might like to go to the show.

To feel the warm thrill of confusion

That space cadet glow.

Tell me is something eluding you, sunshine?

Is this not what you expected to see?

If you wanna find out what’s behind these cold eyes

You’ll just have to claw your way through this disguise...

And on went one of the best concerts I have ever…
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Ken Griffin In A “Peer To Peer” Conversation With David Rubenstein

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

Citadel Founder and CEO Ken Griffin recently joined esteemed investor and Carlyle Group founder David Rubenstein for an hour-long “Peer to Peer Conversation.” The interview, which was broadcasted live on Bloomberg TV, covered a variety of topics, including Citadel’s evolution over the past 29 years, the outlook for global markets, and Ken’s approach to philanthropy.

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Home Shopping Network: Ken Griffin In A “Peer To Peer” Conversation With David Rubenstein


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Transcript

So let’s start with your beginning. You grew up in Florida. Is that right.

I was born in Daytona Beach. My father worked on the space program and then when the space firm went down he moved off to Wisconsin to work at GM medical systems. Jack Welch of Wisconsin so I grew up in Florida Wisconsin. We went to Texas for a brief period of time and then back to Florida for middle school and high school.

So you went to high school in Florida. I did. And were you like popular classes or something like that. That was Dolores de Graaf. So Dolores was valedictorian. Paris I remember who salutatorian was wasn’t me OK wasn’t top of the class and you know OK.

But you applied to many colleges and you applied to Harvard and Harvard. You got into Harvard you have to be pretty near the top of your class so were you surprised to get in Harvard or do you think you were going to get in.

My entire professional career working improbability. OK. Right so odd stocks go up versus down. So when I applied to college I played the same game I in the dark ages of using a typewriter. I typed out about 13 different college applications. OK. And so your chance of getting in each of them you apply to 13 colleges are right. I’ll get into one of them. Hopefully the best I get into.

Now you were the president of the math club in high school so I guess we’re pretty good at math. I was. I was pretty good at math pretty. So you got into Harvard and when you got into Harvard did you decide to go there right…
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Shaquille O’Neal Talks Pizza Investing [Full CNBC Transcript]

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

First On CNBC: Papa John CEO Steve Ritchie, Starboard Value CEO & Papa John Chairman Jeffrey Smith, and Incoming Board Member & Ambassador Shaquille O’Neal on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” Today

Shaquille O'Neal

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WHEN: Today, Friday, March 22, 2019

WHERE: CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street

The following is the unofficial transcript of a FIRST ON CNBC interview with Papa John CEO Steve Ritchie, Starboard Value CEO and Papa John’s Chairman Jeffrey Smith, and Incoming Board Member and Brand Ambassador Shaquille O’Neal on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” (M-F 9AM – 11AM) today, Friday, March 22. The following is a link to video of the interview on CNBC.com:


Watch CNBC’s full interview with Papa John’s new board member Shaquille O’Neal

SARA EISEN: Welcome back to “Squawk on the Street.” Papa John’s Pizza announcing this morning that NBA Hall of Famer and Restaurant Investor Shaquille O’Neal will be joining Papa John’s board. He will also be investing in nine restaurants in Atlanta. Shaq is also signing on as an ambassador for the company. Joining us now, Papa John’s CEO Steve Ritchie, Starboard Value CEO and Papa John’s Chairman Jeffrey Smith, and the new incoming board member and brand ambassador Shaquille O’Neal. Welcome. Good morning, gentlemen.

SHAQUILLE O’NEAL: How are you?

STEVE RITCHIE: Good morning.

SARA EISEN: So, Shaq, you’ve got a lot going on in the restaurant business, ambassador, investor. But, I think this is your first time as a board member on a public company, is that right?

SHAQUILLE O’NEAL: Yes. When I met with Jeff and Steve and talked about diversifying the leadership role and they wanted me to become the first African-American on the board. And I thought it was great, because you know, everyone loves pizza and pizza loves everyone. Papa John’s was created in ’84. I fell in love with Papa John in 1989 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. So, you know, it is a great opportunity.  You know, we want to create a culture there now where people are loved, welcomed and accepted. We don’t want to have any problems. And listen, pizza is fun. Everyone knows Shaquille O’Neal, they know that I’m in the fun…
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After a red-hot start to 2019, Canadian cannabis producer Aphria Inc (NYSE: APHA) has run out of steam, tumbling more than 31 percent in the past three months.

Despite the recent weakness, one Wall Street analyst said Friday that the stock has 30-percent upside potential. 

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DAX (Germany) About To Send A Bearish Message To The S&P 500?

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Is the DAX index from Germany about to send a bearish message to stocks in Europe and the States? Sure could!

This chart looks at the DAX over the past 9-years. It’s spent the majority of the past 8-years inside of rising channel (1), creating a series of higher lows and higher highs.

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Brexit Joke - Cant be serious all the time

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More Examples Of "Typical Tesla "wise-guy scamminess"

By Jacob Wolinsky. Originally published at ValueWalk.

Stanphyl Capital’s letter to investors for the month of March 2019.

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Friends and Fellow Investors:

For March 2019 the fund was up approximately 5.5% net of all fees and expenses. By way of comparison, the S&P 500 was up approximately 1.9% while the Russell 2000 was down approximately 2.1%. Year-to-date 2019 the fund is up approximately 12.8% while the S&P 500 is up approximately 13.6% and the ...



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