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This Big-Data Spinoff Could Soar Soon

Michael Lewis
April 2, 2013

Data-storage company CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is a recent spinoff from regional telecom Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB). And, like many spinoffs, the company hasn't garnered much attention from the market -- yet. Recently announced was a near 12% passive stake in the company by Mick McGuire's Marcato Capital. McGuire is a former Pershing Square analyst and has quickly racked up a strong reputation in the value world. According to McGuire, CyrusOne has best-in-class returnĀ on assets yet trades at a discount to its data-center peers. Should yo