Darden cancels meeting amid pressure from investors, Reuters says Darden has canceled a March 28 analyst and investor meeting amid pressure from Barington Capital and Starboard, two activist shareholders who are seeking to improve performance at its chains, Reuters reports. Darden will instead meet individually with analysts and investors, a company spokesperson says. Reference Link
Opco reiterates Darden as a top idea after CEO news Oppenheimer reiterates Darden as a top idea after the company removed the temporary status of CEO Gene Lee. Opco views the development as an incremental positive and reiterates an Outperform rating on the name.