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Hedge Funds Carl Icahn

  • In one example of a change in strategy, Neuberger Berman sounded out hedge funds about investing in Whole Foods Market and pressing for change.

  • Holdovers crushed a slew of underwhelming newcomers, including Disney Nature's "Born in China," which opened in sixth place with $4.8 million; the steamy thriller "Unforgettable" that debuted in seventh with $4.8 million; and the costly historical epic "The Promise," which launched in ninth place with only $4.1 million. 2. "The Boss Baby," 20th Century Fox, $12,712,144,...

  • Universal Pictures' eighth installment in "The Fast and the Furious" franchise earned $38.7 million in North American theaters over the weekend, down 61 percent from its debut, according to studio estimates Sunday. Disney's animal documentary "Born in China" opened in fourth place, with $5.1 million from 1,508 locations. Warner Bros. thriller "Unforgettable,"...

  • WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump began promising to "drain the swamp" while campaigning, with his rally crowds often chanting along with him. In October he outlined a few proposals he said would get the drainage started: Clamping down on lobbying, fundraising and even the number of terms lawmakers can serve. Take Marcus Peacock, who served as a senior budget...

  • Brian Duperreault

    Shares of AIG spiked after a Bloomberg report said the insurer is considering Hamilton Insurance's Brian Duperreault to be CEO.

  • LOS ANGELES— "The Fate of the Furious," the eighth movie in the "Fast and the Furious" series may have fallen short of $100 million in North American theaters, collecting $98.8 million, but it still solidified its spot as the biggest global opener of all time with $532 million worldwide. 2. "The Boss Baby," 20th Century Fox, $16,012,349, 3,743 locations, $4,278 average,...

  • Tony Robbins

    Carl Icahn, Warren Buffett, Ray Dalio, John Bogle and others exhibit these traits.

  • Mary Barra (2ndL), CEO of General Motors, Gary Cohn (2ndR), President of President of Goldman Sachs, and Doug McMillon (R), CEO of Walmart, listen while US President Donald Trump speaks before a policy and strategy forum with executives in the State Dining Room of the White House February 3, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    Top aide Gary Cohn is muscling aside some of President Donald Trump's hard-right advisers to push more moderate, business-friendly economic policies.

  • WASHINGTON/ BOSTON, April 16- In a White House marked by infighting, top economic aide Gary Cohn, a Democrat and former Goldman Sachs banker, is muscling aside some of President Donald Trump's hard-right advisers to push more moderate, business-friendly economic policies. More than half a dozen sources on Wall Street and in the White House said Cohn has gained the...

  • WASHINGTON/ BOSTON, April 16- In a White House marked by infighting, top economic aide Gary Cohn, a Democrat and former Goldman Sachs banker, is muscling aside some of President Donald Trump's hard-right advisers to push more moderate, business-friendly economic policies. More than half a dozen sources on Wall Street and in the White House said Cohn has gained the...

  • April 13- American International Group Inc's board of directors declined to award Chief Executive Officer Peter Hancock a cash bonus for his work last year, after the company's dismal financial performance roiled shareholders, according to a proxy filing on Thursday. The figure includes his $1.6 million base salary, longer-term incentive pay in stock worth...

  • April 13- Drug company Innoviva Inc said on Thursday it would undertake a review of its costs, including executive compensation following pressure from activist investor Sarissa Capital Management LP. The news comes two weeks after hedge fund Sarissa Capital called for a sharp cut in the compensation of Innoviva's chief executive and the board.

  • April 13- Drug company Innoviva Inc said on Thursday it would undertake a review of its costs, including executive compensation following pressure from activist investor Sarissa Capital Management LP. The news comes two weeks after hedge fund Sarissa Capital called for a sharp cut in the compensation of Innoviva's chief executive and the board.

  • April 13- American International Group Inc's board of directors declined to award Chief Executive Officer Peter Hancock a cash bonus for his work last year, after the company's dismal financial performance roiled shareholders, according to a proxy filing on Thursday. Hancock did, however, receive his $1.6 million base salary and longer-term incentive pay in...

  • Peter Hancock, chief executive officer of American International Group

    American International Group's board of directors declined to award CEO Peter Hancock a cash bonus for his work last year.

  • board of directors declined to award Chief Executive Officer Peter Hancock a cash bonus for his work last year, after the company's dismal financial performance roiled shareholders, according to a proxy filing on Thursday. The insurance company's board has also re-nominated Samuel Merksamer, who represents billionaire Carl Icahn, to serve on the board for...

  • *To get $300 mln from Biogen, $170 mln from Roche upfront. April 13- Bristol-Myers Squibb Co said on Thursday it would license two of its drugs to Biogen Inc and Roche Holding AG for an upfront fee of $470 million. The Wall Street Journal reported in February that billionaire investor Carl Icahn had taken a stake in Bristol and saw the company as a possible takeover...

  • VP Pence visits Indonesia next week on Asian tour. *Indonesia questions Trump policies on immigration, trade. JAKARTA, April 13- Washington has billed Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Indonesia next week as a booster for the Strategic Partnership between the world's second- and third-largest democracies, but a raft of bilateral tensions could sap the...

  • The government has lost millions of dollars in royalties and is worried about layoffs and a slowing economy in the restive Papua region, where the giant mine is located. Indonesia halted Freeport's copper concentrate exports under new rules that require the Phoenix, Arizona- based company to adopt a special license, pay new taxes and royalties, divest a 51...

  • Carl Icahn speaking at Delivering Alpha in New York on Sept. 13, 2016.

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn's oil refining company, CVR Energy, made a massive bet in 2016 that prices for U.S. government biofuels credits would fall.