We track mandatory corporate actions for you and provide the list here.  Where we can, we add details that we have received.  Please note that many of these actions evolve over time and additional details will be added as we receive them. 

December 3, 2019

China Rapid Finance (XRF) performed a 1 for 10 Reverse Split. This means shareholders will now hold 1 share of XRF for every 10 shares previously held. Fractional shares will be paid as cash in lieu.

November 21, 2019

Gannett Co. (GCI) performed a cash merger. This means that original shares were removed and shareholders will receive $6.24 per share in cash AND 0.542 for each share owned in shares.

Celgene (CELG) performed a cash and stock merger. Shareholders will receive $50 and 1 share of BMY for each share of CELG previously held. Shareholders will also receive a contingent value right (CVR), which pays additional cash if the company hits certain milestones.

November 5, 2019

HCP (HCP) performed a ticker change to PEAK, and changed its corporate name to Healthpeak Properties.

 November 1, 2019

Buckeye (BPL) performed a cash merger. This means that shares were removed and shareholders will receive $41.50 per share in cash.

 October 28, 2019

Social Capital Hedosophia (IPOA) performed a ticker change to SPCE, and changed its corporate name to Virgin Galactic Holdings.

October 25, 2019

Alder BioPharmaceuticals (ALDR) performed a cash merger. This means that shares were removed and shareholders will receive $18 per share in cash. Shareholders will also receive a contingent value right (CVR), which pays additional cash if the company hits certain milestones.

Nanometrics (NANO) performed a ticker change to ONTO, and changed its corporate name to Onto Innovation.

October 23, 2019

Alder BioPharmaceuticals (ALDR) was delisted pending a cash merger. Details are still pending.

October 21, 2019

International Speedway (ISCA) performed a cash merger. Shares were removed and shareholders will receive $45 per share in cash.

October 11, 2019

Monotype Imaging (TYPE) was delisted pending upcoming merger. Details have yet to be released.

October 9, 2019

Carbon Black (CBLK) was liquidated. This means that shares were removed and shareholders will receive $26 per share in cash.

October 7, 2019

Versum Materials (VSM) performed a cash merger. Shares were removed and shareholders will receive $53 per share in cash.

Altaba (AABA) performed a ticker change to AABAZZ.

October 3, 2019

Sotheby's (BID) performed a cash merger. This means that shares were removed and shareholders will receive $57 per share in cash.

October 2, 2019

Oaktree Capital Group (OAK) performed a cash and stock merger. Shareholders will receive $34.96 and 0.3086 shares of BAM for each share of OAK previously held. 

September 30, 2019

Weight Watchers International (WW) changed its corporate name to WW International, and changed its CUSIP number.

September 27, 2019

Finisar (FNSR) performed a cash and stock merger. Shareholders will receive $15.60 and 0.2218 shares of IIVI for each share of FNSR previously held. 

September 19, 2019

Tribune Media (TRCO) performed a cash merger. This means that shares were removed and shareholders will receive $46.6874 per share in cash.

September 6, 2019

Presidio Inc. (PSDO) has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by funds advised by BC Partners, a leading international investment firm, in an all-cash merger. All PSDO common stock holders will receive $16.00 per share of PSDO common stock held. 

September 6, 2019

iPath® S&P GSCI® Crude Oil Total Return Index (OIL)  is undergoing a forward stock split at a ratio of 5 for 1 (5:1). OIL common stock will begin trading on a forward split-adjusted basis on payable date 9/11/2019.

September 6, 2019

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (BAM) is acquiring Oaktree Capital Group LLC (OAK) class A units. Please email corpactions@stockpile.com for more information. 

September 6, 2019

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) has announced a voluntary offering that allows shareholders as of the record date of 08/05/2019 that own less that 100 shares. Please email corpactions@stockpile.com for more information. 

August 22, 2019

SPS Commerce (SPSC) performed a 2 for 1 Forward Split. This means shareholders will now hold 2 shares of SPSC for every 1 share previously held.

August 8, 2019

Anadarko Petroleum (APC) was bought by Occidental Petroleum. APC is no longer on available. All APC common stock holders have received $59.00 in cash and 0.2934 shares of Occidental common stock per share of Anadarko common stock in the transaction.

August 8, 2019

Barnes & Noble (BKS) was delisted pending a cash merger. Details are still pending.

August 7, 2019

pdvWireless (ATEX) changed its corporate name to Anterix, and changed its CUSIP number.

August 6, 2019

Tableau (DATA) performed a stock merger. Shareholders will receive 1.103 shares of CRM for each share of DATA previously held. Fractional shares will be paid as cash in lieu.

July 31, 2019

TravelCenters of America LLC (TA) has undergone a 1:5 stock split. Meaning owners of TA will now own 1 share for previously owned 5 shares. Accounts will be updated accordingly. Since the share fell below our $6 minimum, additional share can not be purchased. You can still sell these shares. Please email support@stockpile.com for further assistance.  

July 30, 2019

Andeavor Logistics LP (ANDX) has performed a stock merger. Shareholders will receive 1.135 shares of MLPX for each share of ANDX previously held. Fractional shares will be paid as cash. Please allow a 2-5 business days for processing.

July 30, 2019

Array BioPharma (ARRY) was delisted pending a cash merger with Pfizer. The stock has been disabled so there will be no trading in the stock until the transition has taken place which may take 3 to 5 business days.

July 30, 2019

UGI Corporation (UGI) and AmeriGas Partners LP (APU) have entered into an agreement and planned merger.Pursuant to the terms of the merger agreement each holder of AmeriGas (APU) may voluntarily choose to receive. Please notify our Corporate Actions Department via email at corpactions@stockpile.com by Tuesday, August 20, 2019 for more information. 

July 29, 2019

We received notice that Barnes and Noble (BKS) intends to be acquired in a cash merger. All BKS common stockholders will receive $6.50 per share of BKS common stock held. 

CUTOFF INSTRUCTION: 08/02/19 Please email corpactions@stockpile.com for more details. This is a voluntary action, if you do choose to sell a $50 fee would be charged.


July 29, 2019

First Data shareholders (FND) will receive 0.303 of a Fiserv share for each share of First Data common stock they own prior to market open as of July 29, 2019. The all-stock transaction is intended to be tax-free to First Data shareholders. The combined company will carry the Fiserv brand and will continue to trade on The Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol FISV.

July 22, 2019

 Salesforce (CRM), the global leader in CRM, and Tableau Software (DATA), the leading analytics platform, have entered into a definitive agreement under which Salesforce will acquire Tableau in an all-stock transaction, pursuant to which each share of Tableau Class A and Class B common stock will be exchanged for 1.103 shares of Salesforce common stock,

July 19, 2019

Aratana Therapeutics (PETX) has performed a stock merger. Shareholders will receive 0.1481 shares of ELAN for each share of PETX previously held, with fractional shares paid as cash.

July 17, 2019

Edgewell Personal Care Company (EPC) is performing a voluntary program through which shareholders on the record date of 6/12/19 may participate. Please email corpactions@stockpile.com for more details by 07/24/2019.

July 16, 2019

Corning Incorporated (GLW) is performing a voluntary program through which shareholders on the record date of 6/14/19. Please email corpactions@stockpile.com for more details by 07/17/2019.

July 11, 2019

Softbank (SFTBY) is undergoing a forward stock split at a ratio of 2 for 1. For every one stock owned you will now own two at market price.

July 10, 2019 

Red Hat (RHT)  has now performed a cash merger. This means that shares were removed and shareholders will now receive $190 per share in cash. This will appear as available cash in your account.

July 9, 2019 

Red Hat (RHT) is now delisted pending a merger. Details are still pending. Update to come soon.

March 27, 2019

VLKAY ADR Program Termination
We received news some time ago that Volkswagen AG (OTC: VLKAY) has terminated its ADR program as of August 13th, 2018. As a result, there was no longer a liquid market for VLKAY and the shares have since stopped trading. JP Morgan—acting as the depositary—has sold the securities represented by VLKAY and has distributed the proceeds. As a result, all holders of the ADR have received $34.90 per share held. Please review the distribution in your Stockpile account.


March 26, 2019

LUXTY ADR Stopped Trading
We received news that Luxottica Group S.p.A., which is listed over-the-counter under the ticker symbol “LUXTY”, has stopped trading as of market close on Friday, March 22nd, 2019. As a result, all holders of the LUXTY ADR have received $55.89 per share. The distribution is already reflected in your Stockpile account.

March 21, 2019

FOX/FOXA-DIS Merger
We received news that Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ: FOX, FOXA) has successfully merged with The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) and spun off a few of its other businesses as a standalone company, Fox Corporation (NASDAQ: FOX, FOXA). As a result of the merger, you have received Fox Corporation (FOX/FOXA) at a rate of 0.33333 and Disney (DIS) at a rate of 0.33282 per share of FOX/FOXA previously held. Your Stockpile account already reflects this distribution. For more information, please see the following press releases:

Disney and 21st Century Fox Announce per Share Value in Connection with $71 Billion Acquisition

Fox Corporation Announces First Day as Standalone, Publicly Traded Company

Disney’s Acquisition of 21st Century Fox Will Bring an Unprecedented Collection of Content and Talent to Consumers Around the World

IPO: LEVI
Levi Strauss & Co is public today! The company has conducted an initial public offering of its common stock on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “LEVI”. Don’t forget to place an order today by 3:00PM ET if you wish to own Levi Strauss & Co (NYSE: LEVI) on its first public trading day!

Can I purchase LEVI through my Stockpile account?
Yes, we are happy to announce that Stockpile customers are able to purchase LEVI on its first day of trading.

Can I purchase LEVI at IPO price?
Since Stockpile facilitates trades between investors and the secondary market, we are unable to provide LEVI at the IPO price (between $14.00 and $16.00 per share); however, all orders will still be filled as it is normally filled—on market-on-close price.

Where can I get more information?
LEVI Press Release
What is an IPO?

March 6, 201≈

FMC-LTHM Spin-Off
We received news that FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has completed a successful spin-off of Livent Corporation (NYSE: LTHM) on March 1st, 2019. As a result of this spin-off, all FMC holders of record on February 25th, 2019 will receive 0.935301 shares of LTHM common stock. Your account already reflects this distribution. For more information, please see the following press release: FMC Corporation Announces Distribution Ratio for Final Separation of Livent Corporation

BNCL-WSFS Merger
We received news that Beneficial Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: BNCL) has been acquired by WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: WSFS) as of March 1st, 2019. Under the terms of the merger, all BNCL holders have received a cash payout at a rate of $2.93 per share and a stock payout at a rate of 0.3013 shares of WSFS common stock per share of BNCL owned. Your Stockpile account already reflects these distributions. For more information, please see the following press release: WSFS Financial Corporation Completes Acquisition of Beneficial Bancorp, Inc.

BPY Offer
We have received notice that Brookfield Property Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: BPY) is offering to purchase up to $405 million of its limited partnership units from BPY shareholders for cash at a purchase price of not less $19.00 and not more than $21.00 per unit in increments of $0.10 per unit. Since you are a holder of this stock, we wanted to bring this offer to your attention. Listed below are your following options:

  • OPTION 1: Odd-lot holders (99 shares or less) will tender shares at an unspecifying price
  • OPTION 2: Round-lot holders (100 shares and more) will tender shares at an unspecifying price
  • OPTION 3: Odd-lot holders (99 shares or less) will tender shares at a specifying price
  • OPTION 4: Round-lot holders (100 shares and more) will tender shares at a specifying price

Please note, that if you wish to participate in this offer there is a $50.00 fee charged if your conversion value is greater than $100 and/or greater than 100 shares. Participation in the offer is completely voluntary. If you wish to participate in this offer, please respond to this message with your election and any additional instructions by March 13th, 2019. For more information on the offer, please see the following press release: Brookfield Property Partners Announces Commencement and Terms of Substantial Issuer Bid

FNSR-IIVI Merger
On November 9th, 2018, Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR) was acquired by II-VI Incorporated (NASDAQ: IIVI) in a cash and stock merger valued at approximately $3.2 billion. Since you are a holder of this stock, we wanted to bring this news to your attention. Under the terms of the merger, holders of FNSR may elect to receive one of the following:

  • CASH ELECTION: At a rate of $26.00 per share of FNSR common stock owned
  • STOCK ELECTION: At a rate of 0.5546 shares of IIVI per share of FNSR common stock owned
  • MIXED ELECTION: At a rate of $15.60 and 0.2218 shares of II-VI common stock per share of FNSR common stock owned

Please note, there is a $50.00 fee charged to make an election if the conversion value of your shares is greater than $100. Participation is this offer is completely voluntary as you are not required to make any election. If no election is made, the default election will be deemed to be the mixed election. For more information on the offer, please see the following press release: II-VI Incorporated to Acquire Finisar, Creating Transformative Strategic Combination with Leading Positions in Photonics and Compound Semiconductors If you would like to participate in the offer, please respond to this email with your election by May 14th, 2019.

GE-WAB Spin-off
We received news that General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) has successfully completed the spin-off and subsequent merger of its transportation business with Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB). All GE shareholders will receive 0.005371 shares of WAB per share of common stock owned. For more information, please see the following press release: GE Announces Completion of GE Transportation and Wabtec Merger

COTY Tender Offer
We received notice that JAB Cosmetics B.V. is commencing a tender offer to acquire up to $150 million additional shares of Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY) Class A common stock at a price of $11.65 per share in cash without interest and less any applicable withholding taxes. If you wish to tender your shares, please respond to this message by March 26th, 2019. For more information, please see the following press release: JAB Proposes Partial Tender Offer to Acquire Additional Shares of Coty



February 22, 2019

MB Cash Merger
We received news that MINDBODY, Inc. (NASDAQ: MB) has been acquired by Vista Equity Partners. Under the terms of the agreement, MINDBODY shareholders will receive $36.50 in cash per share. For more information, please see the following press release: MINDBODY Enters into Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Vista Equity Partners for $1.9 Billion

AIV 1:1.03119 Reverse Stock Split
We received news that Apartment Investment and Management Company (NYSE: AIV) has undergone a reverse stock split at a ratio of 1:1.03119. For example, if holders of the stock owned 1.03119 shares pre-split, holders would own 1 share post-split. AIV common stock will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis on the NYSE on February 21st, 2019. For more information, please see the following press release: APARTMENT INVESTMENT AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY SETS RATIO FOR REVERSE STOCK SPLIT

LLY-ELAN Divestiture
We received news that Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) is offering to divest its remaining interest in Elanco Animal Health (NYSE: ELAN) as of February 8th, 2019. The exchange offer is designed to permit Lilly shareholders to exchange their shares of Lilly common stock for shares of Elanco common stock at a 7% discount, subject to an upper limit of 4.5262 shares of Elanco common stock per share of Lilly common stock. If the upper limit is not in effect, for each $100 of shares of Lilly common stock accepted in the exchange offer, tendering shareholders would receive approximately $107.53 of Elanco common stock. If you would like to participate in this offer, please take a moment to review the terms and details of the offer here: Lilly Will Initiate Divestiture of its Remaining Interest in Elanco Animal Health

February 14, 2019

GGBXF Offers to buy APHA
We received news that Green Growth Brands Inc. (GGBXF) announced that it will formally commence its offer to acquire all issued and outstanding common shares of Aphria Inc. (NYSE: APHA) on the basis of 1.5714 common shares of GGBXF. Since you are a holder of this stock, we wanted to bring this to your attention. However, since GGBXF does not meet Stockpile trade requirements (Stockpile is unable to carry foreign stocks or stocks trading below $6.00 per share), we are unable to make this offer available to APHA holders. Please note, in the event this takeover bid is successful, Stockpile will liquidate your APHA stock at a predetermined price in close proximity to the prevailing market price. On the other hand, if the bid is unsuccessful, APHA shares will continue to trade normally. This offer is due to expire on May 9th, 2019. For more information, please see the following press releases: 

NFX Stock Merger
We received news that Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) has been acquired by Encana Corporation (NYSE: ECA) in an all-stock merger valued at approximately $5.5 billion. Since you are a holder of this stock, we wanted to bring this to your attention. Under the terms of the merger agreement, Newfield shareholders will receive 2.6719 Encana common shares for each share of Newfield common stock within the next couple of days. For more information on the acquisition, please see the following press release: Encana announces strategic combination with Newfield Exploration Company


February 12, 2019

DNB
Cash Merger
We received news that The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE: DNB) has been acquired by an investor group led by CC Capital Partners, LLC (“CC Capital”), Cannae Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNNE), Bilcar, LLC, Black Knight, Inc. (NYSE: BKI), etc. Holders of the stock have received $145.00 per share owned. For more information on the acquisition, please see the following press release: Investor Group Led by CC Capital, Cannae Holdings, Bilcar, Black Knight and Thomas H. Lee Partners Completes Acquisition of Dun & Bradstreet

ATHN Cash Merger
We received news that athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHN) has been acquired by an affiliate of Veritas Capital ("Veritas") and Evergreen Coast Capital ("Evergreen") for approximately $5.7 billion in cash. Since you are a holder of this stock, we wanted to bring this to your attention. Holders will be receiving $135.00 per share of ATHN held. For more information, please see the following press release: Veritas Capital Completes Acquisition of athenahealth

CNC 2:1 Stock Split
We received notice that Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) has announced a 2-for-1 stock split as of February 7th, 2019. For example, if you owned 2 shares of CNC pre-split, you now own 4 shares of CNC post-split. Your Stockpile account already reflects this change. For more information, please see the following press release: Centene Corporation Announces Two-For-One Stock Split Is Effective

January 30, 2019

CHDN 3:1 Stock Split
We received notice that Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN) has announced a 3:1 stock split. The stock split will be effectuated for every outstanding share held as of January 11th, 2019. For more information, please see the following links: Churchill Downs Incorporated Confirms 3-for-1 Stock Split Record Date of January 11, 2019

CVRR Cash Merger
We have recently received news of the successful acquisition of CVR Refining, LP (NYSE: CVRR) by CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CVI) as of January 29th, 2019. Under the terms of the merger, all CVRR shareholders will receive $10.50 per share in cash. As a result of the closing of the transaction, CVRR common stock has ceased trading as of January 29th, 2019 on the New York Stock Exchange and has been delisted. For more information, please see the following press release: CVR Refining Announces CVR Energy’s Completion of Purchase of Common Units

BOJA Acquisition
We have recently received news of the successful acquisition of Bojangles', Inc. (NASDAQ: BOJA) by Durational Capital Management LP and The Jordan Company, L.P. as of January 28th, 2019. Under the terms of the merger, all BOJA shareholders will receive $16.10 per share in cash. As a result of the closing of the transaction, Bojangles’ common stock has ceased trading as of January 28th, 2019 on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and will be delisted. For more information, please see the following press release: Bojangles’, Inc., Durational Capital Management and The Jordan Company Complete Acquisition

January 29, 2019

DM-D Merger
We received notice that Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: DM) has successfully merged with Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE: D). Under the terms of the merger, Dominion Energy will acquire all shares of Dominion Energy Midstream at a ratio of 0.2492. For more information, please see the following press release: Dominion Energy, Dominion Energy Midstream Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

January 25, 2019

LOXO Tender Offer
We have received news that Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) is offering to purchase all outstanding shares of common stock of Loxo Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOXO) at a purchase price of $235.00 per share. If you wish to participate in the offer, simply respond to this message by February 11th, 2019. 


January 17, 2019

IHG Reverse Split
We recently received notice that InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (NYSE: IHG) has undergone a reverse stock split at a rate of 0.95.

CTL Voluntary Program
We received notice that CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) has announced a voluntary program through which shareholders on the record date of December 14th, 2018, owning fewer than 100 shares of CTL common stock may conveniently sell all their shares or purchase enough additional shares to increase their holding to 100 shares.


January 11, 2019

NTGR-ARLO Spin-off
We have received notice that all NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR) holders have received 1.9280295 shares of Arlo Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ARLO) per share of NTGR owned due to Arlo’s recent spin-off from NETGEAR. For more information on the spin-off, please see the following press release: Arlo Announces Completion of Spin-Off from NETGEAR

HDP-CLDR Merger
We recently received notice that Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: HDP) has merged with Cloudera, Inc. (NYSE: CLDR). As a result, for every share of HDP owned, shareholders will receive 1.305 shares of CLDR. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: Cloudera and Hortonworks Complete Planned Merger


January 4, 2019

GOV-SIR Merger | Name Change into OPI | 1:4 Reverse Split
We have just received news that Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ: GOV) has completed its merger with Select Income REIT (NASDAQ: SIR) and has started trading under the new stock, Office Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ: OPI). In addition, the new stock has undergone a 1:4 reverse split of its outstanding common share. For example, if you owned 8 shares of GOV pre-split, you will own 2 shares of OPI post-split. For more details on the reorganization, please reference the following article: Government Properties Income Trust Announces the Completion of its Merger with Select Income REIT

ABX-GOLD Stock Merger
We received notice that Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX) has merged with Randgold Resources Limited (NYSE: GOLD) and will be trading under the symbol, GOLD. If you log in to your Stockpile account, you will notice your shares of ABX replaced by shares of GOLD. For more information on the following merger, please see the following press release: Barrick-Randgold Merger Consummated as Trading Starts in New Company’s Shares


January 3, 2019

FOX/FOXA-DIS Merger
We have received notice that Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX) has been acquired by The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS). Under the merger agreement, Twenty-First Century Fox stockholders may elect to receive $38 per share in either cash or shares of New Disney, a new holding company that will become the parent of both Disney and Twenty-First Century Fox. Participation in this corporate action is voluntary. Please note that if you do wish to make an election, there is a $50 fee passed on from our clearing broker to process your selection. Any holders not making an election will receive the cash consideration, stock consideration, or a combination of both. If you do wish to make an election, please reply to this message with which option you’d like to proceed with by 1/17/19. For more information on the acquisition as well as specific transaction details, please read the following press release: The Walt Disney Company Signs Amended Acquisition Agreement To Acquire Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., For $71.3 Billion In Cash And Stock

VXX Maturation
We recently received notice that iPath S&P 500 VIX ST Futures ETN (VXX) is scheduled to mature in January 30, 2019. Since you are a holder of the note, we just wanted to give you a friendly reminder that VXX is due to mature in the near future. Until then, you are free to sell the stock in the secondary market. If no action is taken by the maturity date, you will receive a cash payment in U.S. dollars per ETN equal to the applicable closing indicative value on the final valuation date. 

KORS Name Change
We received notice that Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE: KORS) has changed its name to Capri Holdings Limited (NYSE: CPRI). For more details on the name and symbol change, please see the following press release: MICHAEL KORS HOLDINGS LIMITED TO BE RENAMED CAPRI HOLDINGS LIMITED

DVMT-DELL Merger
We recently received notice that Class V shares of Dell Technologies Inc. (NYSE: DVMT) have ceased trading prior to the opening of trading on December 28, 2018, and is being replaced by Class C shares of Dell Technologies Inc. (NYSE: DELL). As a result, all common stockholders have received stock distributions of DELL at a rate of 1:1.8066. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: DELL TECHNOLOGIES COMPLETES CLASS V TRANSACTION

SCG-D Merger
We recently received notice that SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG) has merged with Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE: D). As a result, for every share of SCG owned, shareholders have received 0.6690 shares of Dominion Energy. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: Dominion Energy Combines With SCANA Corporation


December 28, 2018

ESRX/CI Cash and Stock Acquisition
We recently received notice that Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) has been acquired by Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI). As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $48.75 and 0.2434 shares of stock of the combined company per share of ESRX owned. For more information on the merger, please see the following news release: Cigna to Acquire Express Scripts for $67 Billion

MZOR Cash Merger
We recently received notice that Mazor Robotics Ltd. (MZOR) has merged with wholly-owned subsidiaries of Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT). As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $58.50 per share of MZOR owned. For more information on the merger, please see the following news release: Mazor Robotics Shareholders Approve Merger Agreement With Medtronic

December 20, 2018

SEP Acquisition
We recently received notice that Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) has been acquired by Enbridge Inc. (NYSE: ENB). As a result, all common stockholders will have their shares of SEP converted to shares of ENB at a rate of 1:1.111. You should already see this change reflected in your Stockpile account. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: Enbridge Inc. and Spectra Energy Partners, LP Complete Merger

December 12, 2018

OCLR Acquisition
We recently received notice that Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) has been acquired by Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE). As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $5.60 and 0.0636 shares of LITE per share of OCLR owned; in addition, the OCLR stock will no longer be trading. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: Lumentum Announces Completion Of Oclaro Acquisition

December 11, 2018

SONC Cash Merger
We recently received notice that Sonic Corp. (NYSE: SONC) has been acquired by Inspire Brands, a private multi-brand restaurant company, as of December 7th, 2018. As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash distribution of $43.50 per share of SONC owned; in addition, the SONC stock will no longer be trading.

November 30, 2018

DVMT Offer
We have recently received notice that Dell Technologies Inc. has increased its offer to Class V shareholders of its tracking stock (NYSE: DVMT) to a final offer price of $120.00 per share. For more information on the offer, please refer to the following press release: DELL TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCES SIGNIFICANT ENHANCEMENTS TO CLASS V TRANSACTION

COL/UTX Stock and Cash Merger
We recently received notice that Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) has been acquired by United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX). As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $93.33 in cash and 0.37525 shares of UTX per share of COL owned. You should already see the cash and stock distributions made to your account. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: United Technologies To Acquire Rockwell Collins For $30 Billion

AET/CVS Stock and Cash Merger
We have recently received notice that Aetna, Inc. (NYSE: AET) has been acquired by CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS). As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $145.00 in cash and 0.8378 shares of CVS per share of AET owned. You should already see the cash and stock distributions made to your account. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: CVS Health Completes Acquisition of Aetna, Marking the Start of Transforming the Consumer Health Experience


November 27, 2018

ZOES Cash Merger
We recently received notice that Zoe’s Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE: ZOES) has been acquired by CAVA Group, Inc. As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $12.75 per share of ZOES owned; in addition, the ZOES stock will no longer be trading. You should already see the cash distributions made to your account. Since this is a mandatory corporate action, no further action is needed on your part. For more information on the merger, please see the following link: Cava Buys Zoe’s Kitchen in $300 Million Deal

November 7, 2018

TJX 2:1 Stock Split
On September 17, 2018, the Board of Directors of The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX)
approved a 2-for-1 stock split, expected to occur on November 6, 2018.  Press Release


November 6, 2018

CA Cash Merger
We received notice that Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO) has recently completed its acquisition of CA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CA). Since you are a holder of the CA stock, we wanted to bring this news to your attention. As of November 5th, 2018, CA, Inc. has ceased trading on the NASDAQ. As a result of the acquisition, all CA stockholders have received $44.50 per share distributed to their accounts. Please find these changes reflected in your account, and no further action is needed on your part. Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or concerns. For more information on the Broadcom Inc. acquisition, please see the following news release: Broadcom Inc. Completes Acquisition of CA Technologies

November 1, 2018

PX/LIN Stock Merger → LIN
We have received notice that Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) is merging with Linde AG and will be trading under a new holding company, Linde plc (NYSE: LIN). Since you are a PX stockholder, we wanted to bring this event to your attention. All PX stockholders will receive a 1:1 stock distribution of the LIN stock, and as of October 30th, 2018, PX has ceased trading. You should see the new LIN stock in your account on November 1st, 2018. For more information on the merger, please see the following press release: Praxair Shareholders Vote in Favor of Merger with Linde AG

October 22, 2018

PERY Cash Merger
We have received notice that Perry Ellis International, Inc. (PERY) has been acquired by an entity controlled by George Feldenkreis through a $437 million transaction. Since you are a PERY stockholder, we wanted to bring this event to your attention. All PERY stockholders will receive $27.50 per share in cash, and as of October 22, 2018, PERY will cease trading in the market. You should already see the cash distributions in your account. For more information on the acquisition, please see the following press release: Perry Ellis Shareholders Approve Proposed Transaction with George Feldenkreis


SVU
Cash Merger
We recently received notice that SuperValu Inc. (NYSE: SVU) has been acquired by United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNFI). As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $32.50 per share of SVU owned; in addition, the SVU stock will no longer be trading. You should already see the cash distributions made to your account. For more information on the merger, please see here: UNFI To Acquire SUPERVALU In Transformative Combination Creating North America's Premier Food Wholesaler


October 19, 2018

ETP
/ETE ET Merger and Name Change
We have received notice that ETE and ETP have completed their previously announced merger. As a result, all holders of ETF has received 1.28 common units of ETE. In addition, ETE has changed its name to Energy Transfer, L.P. (NYSE: ET)—thus, ETP and ETE have ceased trading and will now be trading under the new symbol, ET.
For more information on the merger and name change, please see the following link: Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. and Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. Complete Merger, Simplify Structure


October 10, 2018

SYNT Cash Merger
We recently received notice that Syntel, Inc. (SYNT) has been acquired by Atos S.E. As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $41.00 per share of SYNT owned; in addition, the SYNT stock will no longer be trading.

September 18, 2018

UVXY
1:5 Reverse Split
We were recently notified that the ETF ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures (SVXY) has undergone a 1:5 reverse split. For example, for every five shares of UVXY owned pre-split, investors will receive one share of UVXY post-split. You should already see the new, post-split shares of UVXY in your account.

SVXY 1:4 Reverse Split
We were recently notified that the ETF ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures (SVXY) has undergone a 1:4 reverse split. For example, for every four shares of SVXY owned pre-split, investors will receive one share of SVXY post-split. You should already see the new, post-split shares of SVXY in your account.


September 12, 2018

XL
Cash Merger
We recently received notice that XL Group Ltd (NYSE: XL) has been acquired by AXA. As a result, all common stockholders have received a cash payout of $57.60 per share of XL owned; in addition, the XL stock will no longer be trading. All cash distributions should already be reflected in customer accounts. 


September 6, 2018

ILG
is being acquired by VAC
We have received notice that ILG, Inc. (ILG) has been acquired by Marriott Vacations Worldwide (NYSE: VAC) as of September 1st, 2018.

All ILG stockholders will receive $14.75 in cash and 0.165 shares of VAC common stock for each share of ILG common stock owned. You should already see the distributions in your account, and no further action is needed on your part. For more information on the acquisition, please see the following press release: Marriott Vacations Worldwide Completes Acquisition of ILG, Inc.


September 4, 2018

ANDV
and MPC Merger
We have received notice that as of August 3rd, 2018, Andeavor (NYSE: ANDV) and Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC) filed a joint definitive proxy statement and prospectus regarding the pending merger in which MPC will be acquiring all ANDV outstanding shares. The options of the merger consist of:

  1. Cash consideration of $152.27 per share (subject to proration). 22,885,359 shares (15% total outstanding) of ANDV common stock will be the total amount accepted for cash
  2. Stock consideration of 1.87 shares of MPC common stock per share

Because the merger is pending and subject to allocation and proration procedures, there is no assurance that shareholders will receive their election choices. For more information, please see the following press release: Marathon Petroleum Corp. and Andeavor announce filing of definitive proxy statement


August 30, 2018

GGP (GGP) is performing a cash merger.


August 14, 2018

Volkswagen AG Ordinary Shares ADR Termination Program (old symbol: VLKAY)

Summary

  • At the end of trading on Monday, August 13, Volkswagen AG terminated its sponsored ADR program.
  • VLKAY shares are no longer trading as there is no liquid market for this ADR.
  • Stockpile is no longer accepting or able to fill trades on VLKAY due to the lack of a market for the shares.
  • Current Stockpile clients holding VLKAY ADR will only be offered the default cash option.

Terms of the Default cash option:

On or after February 11, 2019 JP Morgan, acting as the depository, will sell the securities represented by VLKAY and distribute the proceeds for the pro rata benefit of the registered holders of the VLKAY ADR that have not be surrendered. 

More Information

August 1, 2018

Foundation Medical (FMI - F017956) - Shares of Foundation Medical were purchased by Roche for $137.00 in cash.

July 27, 2018

Quality Care Properties (QCP) performed a cash merger.  Shareholders will receive $20.75 cash per 1 share held.


July 24, 2018

Involuntary Reorganization - Helios & Matheson Analytics 1:250 Reverse Split

If you own 250 shares you now have 1 share.  We anticipate the shares may arrive in the next 2-3 business days. 

Press Release Helios & Matheson 1:250 Rev Split

July 16, 2018

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) performed a ticker change to BHC. - Press Release

Bank of the Ozarks (OZRK) performed a ticker change to OZK. - Press Release


July 9, 2018

Keurig and Dr Pepper Announce Merger between Keurig Green Mountain and Dr Pepper Snapple Group

Stockpile accounts will be updated with the special cash dividend and the stock symbol change to KDP on July 13, 2018.

Press Release


June 18, 2018

Voluntary Corporate Action - Frequently makes less sense for Stockpile customer given the small size of position and $50 Reorg fee assessed by APEX.

Expiration Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Br. Instruct. Cutoff Date: Monday, July 09, 2018 5:00 PM

Security: A045813 (ALTABA INC)

CUSIP: 021346101

Symbol: AABA


June 18, 2018

Mandatory Corporate Action

Allocation Date: Monday, June 18, 2018

Security: B026362 (BLACKHAWK NETWORK HOLDINGS INC)

CUSIP: 09238E104

Symbol: HAWK

REORG TYPE: Cash Merger

RATE: @ $45.25


June 18, 2018

Mandatory Corporate Action

Allocation Date: Monday, June 18, 2018

Security: F227999 (FINISH LINE INC-CL A)

CUSIP: 317923100

Symbol: FINL

REORG TYPE: Cash Merger

RATE: @ $13.50

June 15, 2018

Mandatory Corporate Action

Allocation Date: Friday, June 15, 2018

Security: T011724 (TIME WARNER INC)

CUSIP: 887317303

Symbol: TWX

REORG TYPE: Cash and Stock Merger

RATE: Cash 53.75 & Stock @ 1.437 of ATT (symbol: T)

Time Warner stock ceased trading as of the close of business June 14, 2018. Holders of Time Warner stock will received Cash 53.75 & Stock @ 1.437 of ATT (symbol: T). 


June 15, 2018

Mandatory Corporate Action

Security: L013032 (LAYNE CHRISTENSEN CO)

Symbol: LAYN

REORG TYPE: STOCK MERGER

RATE: @ 0.27

Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ: LAYN) ("Layne" or the "Company") announced that its merger with Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE: GVA) ("Granite") has now been completed. As a result of the transaction, Layne's common stock will no longer be traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market, effective immediately. One share of Layne shares are being exchanged for 0.27 Granite shares.

June 11, 2018

Mandatory Corporate Action

Security: A046464 (ARO LIQUIDATION INC)
CUSIP: 00215Q103
REORG TYPE: POSITION DELETION AS WORTHLESS
RATE: :  @ 0.00


June 7, 2018

Bayer completed the acquisition of Monsanto on June 7, 2018. Bayer is now the sole owner of Monsanto.

Security: M006754 (MONSANTO CO)

CUSIP: 61166W101

Symbol: MON

REORG TYPE: CASH MERGER

RATE: @ $128.00, one share of Monsanto would receive $128. Fractional shares will receive the cash equivalent to their fractional share.

For more details you can visit:

https://monsanto.com/news-releases/monsanto-shareowners-approve-merger-with-bayer/



June 4, 2018

Starting June 4 the follow "Original Name" ETF's will change to the Invesco branded under the "New Name" column.

Tickers: Unchanged

CUT and DBC will be added as new securities as these ones added by a position transfer. 



May 25, 2018

(WINDSTREAM HOLDINGS INC)

Mandatory Corporate Action

Allocation Date: 25th MAY, 2018

Security: W012388 (WINDSTREAM HOLDINGS INC) Old Cusip #: 97382A200

Type:  Reverse split into 97382A309

Rate: 1:5

Note: The symbol will remain


May 24, 2018

Allocation Date: Thursday, May 24, 2018

Security: L323457 (LEUCADIA NATIONAL CORP)

CUSIP: 527288104

Symbol: LUK

REORG TYPE:  NAME CHANGE

RATE: @ 1


May 18, 2018

Allocation Date: 18 May.  2018

Security: S012318 (***STATOIL ASA)                      

Cusip#:  85771P102

Type: 1:1 NAME CHANGE INTO 29446M102

Stock Rate:  @ 1


May 18, 2018

PRoShares ETF share splits

The below securities will undergo reverse splits effective 5/24. On the evening 5/23, investor accounts will be adjusted overnight with new positions.  Any reports that are created prior to the adjustment will not reflect the post-split positions. The trading symbols will not change.

The below securities will undergo forward splits with an ex-date of 5/24. The accounts will be adjusted with the split shares on the morning of the ex-date.

May 17, 2018

Allocation Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018

Security: E002116 (ELEVEN BIOTHERAPEUTICS INC)

CUSIP: 286221106

Symbol: EBIO

REORG TYPE: Name Change

RATE: 1

Mandatory Corporate Action


May 16, 2018

Allocation Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Security: R023641 (REAL INDUSTRY INC)

CUSIP: 75601W104

REORG TYPE: BANKRUPTCY DISTRIBUTION

RATE: @ 0.0050

Mandatory Corporate Action


May 4, 2018

Allocation Date: Friday, May 04, 2018

Security: M051943 (MULESOFT INC)

CUSIP: 625207105

REORG TYPE: Cash and Stock Merger

RATE: CASH @ $36.00 & STOCK  @ 0.0711

Mandatory Corporate Action

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