Coming under fire
Investor Jana Partners urges board to repurchase stock, consider selling Houston Exploration
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Houston Exploration thought it was doing the right thing to improve company performance by selling a large chunk of its Gulf of Mexico assets and using the $590 million in proceeds to pay down debt and strengthen its U.S. onshore position. Instead, the E&P independent opened itself to attack from on....
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Louisiana portion of Gulf assets sold
Jana: share repurchase better for shareholders
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