Investors are speaking out at both Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) and SandRidge Energy (NYSE:SD) regarding actions taken by each company's CEO. With current investigations and proxy votes nearing an end, investors might finally have a clearer vision of where these companies are headed. While the SEC investigation into Chesapeake has no certain timetable, SandRidge investors have March 15 pinned on their calendars as the date when proxy voting results regarding CEO Tom Ward's future with the company are due. Check out the video below for more detail on each issue.

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