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Uppity boards

11 February 2015 By Kevin Allison

Without any visible activist involvement, the hotel chain decided to spin off its timeshare business, while chemical maker W.R. Grace volunteered to split in two. Investors loved the deals. Uppity shareholders aren’t alone in wising up to carve-up potential – boards are too.

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