After forcing concessions from SandRidge, Chesapeake and Hess, activists may feel emboldened to...

|By:, SA News Editor

After forcing concessions from SandRidge, Chesapeake and Hess, activists may feel emboldened to target more laggards that have missed the uptick in energy stocks, Claudia Assis writes. Sluggish Apache (APA) has prompted concerns about its management and growth potential, Occidental (OXY) is under pressure to keep costs under control, and Peabody (BTU) shares have sunk ~19% YTD.