1. GE, Procter & Gamble in the hot seat: The boardrooms of General Electric and Procter & Gamble, two titans of corporate America, have been consumed by drama lately. Stay tuned for more this week.
Both companies are scrambling to put down revolts from investors angry about poor performance in two of the most widely held stocks in the U.S. In fact, the same activist shareholder, Trian Partners, is at the heart of both uprisings.