Elliott Seeks Hess Shares Valued Over $800 Million, Board Seats

Elliott Associates LP may buy more than $800 million in shares of Hess Corp. (HES)

Elliott may seek board seats at the company’s annual meeting, according to a statement from New York-based Hess today.

Hess Corp. announced earlier today that it would exit the refining business.

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