Thursday, October 4, 2007
The Wall St. Journal highlights investor activist Ralph Whitworth. With a 1.9% stake in Sprint Nextel Corp., he is pushing for change at the company. This can't make CEO Gary Forsee happy. Last year Whitworth played a key role in the ousters of two CEOs, Home Depot's Nardelli and Sovereign Bancorp's Sidhu. WSJ, Investor Steps Up Pressure on Sprint.