Edgar Filing: RYERSON TULL INC /DE/ - Form DEF 14A
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION RELATING TO VOTING SECURITIES
The following table sets forth, as of December 31, 2002, the only holders known to us to beneficially own more than 5% of our common stock.
Reported sole voting and dispositive power as to 1,494,155 shares. Dimensional Fund Advisors Inc. disclaims beneficial ownership of these shares.
Reported sole voting and disposition as to 1,368,200 shares.
Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., on behalf of Merrill Lynch Investment Managers, ( Merrill ) reported shared voting and dispositive power as to 1,758,763 shares. Merrill disclaims beneficial ownership of these shares.
Name and Address of Beneficial Owner
Dimensional Fund Advisors Inc. 1299 Ocean Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90401
Loews Corporation 667 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10021
Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. 250 Vesey Street World Financial Center, North Tower New York, NY 10381
Number of Shares or
Amount of Securities
Certain persons were also known to us to own beneficially more than 5% of the outstanding shares of Series A $2.40 Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock. These shares vote together with our common stock, as a single class, on each matter being submitted to holders of our voting securities, and none of the owners of the Series A Preferred Stock own shares of Series A Preferred Stock having more than 1% of the combined voting power of our outstanding voting securities.
REPORT OF THE COMPENSATION COMMITTEE OF THE BOARD OF
DIRECTORS REGARDING EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION
Composition of the Committee
The Ryerson Tull Compensation Committee consists of three independent non-employee directors, none of whom is or has been an employee of the Company or any of its subsidiaries. The Committee is comprised of Jerry K. Pearlman, Chairman, Jameson A. Baxter and James A. Henderson. The Committee makes recommendations to the Board of Directors for the compensation of the Chief Executive Officer and Company executive officers, including the named executive officers.