I went thru this with Kinder Morgan, Took all cash but too many people did the same so I got cash and stock . The nightmare started a tax time. 3 CPA's turn me down. You have return of capital, long term capital gains and a sale of business plus oil recovery and more. I my opinion you made the right choice, I sold awhile back at $21.90
A recent filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission has revealed that Starboard Value has initiated a massive position in Infoblox Inc (NYSE:BLOX). The investor has acquired 4.10 million shares of the company, which represent 7.10% of the outstanding stock. According to the filing, Starboard has economic exposure to some 4.33 million shares of Infoblox, which represent 7.5% of the outstanding stock due to holding some cash-settled total return swap agreements.