A Stiff Broom Goes After Pier 1

When value investor Mark Boyar finds a compelling stock, he usually cleans up. He was among the first to pressure Sears Roebuck, Hilton Hotels, and U.S. Shoe to maximize shareholder value by breaking up assets or selling out. Sears spun off some units, Hilton Hotels split up, and U.S. Shoe agreed to be acquired by Luxottica. What's Boyar targeting now?

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