Hillary Clinton decried the effects of some activist investors, calling out firms that have seen involvement from Carl Icahn and others.» Read More
The Disney and Marvel superhero pic brought in $24.8 million over the weekend, bringing its domestic total to $106.1 million according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. "It's been a little competitive in the marketplace when you consider the extent of the performance of' Jurassic' and' Inside Out,'" said Sony's President of Worldwide Distribution Rory Bruer.
Trump Entertainment Resorts, Taj's corporate parent, wanted compensation for purportedly lost business. Trump Entertainment CEO Robert Griffin declined comment on the ruling. Trump Entertainment Resorts owns the property now, but lender Carl Icahn is taking ownership as it comes out of bankruptcy.
July 20- PayPal Holdings Inc shares jumped as much as 11 percent in their highly anticipated return to the Nasdaq after more than a decade in eBay Inc's fold, valuing the digital payment processor at about $52 billion. PayPal is a giant in the market it helped create- it processed 4 billion payments totaling about $235 billion in 2014. But the online payments...
July 20- PayPal Holdings Inc shares jumped as much as 11 percent in their highly anticipated return to the Nasdaq on Monday, valuing the company at about $52 billion. PayPal, spun off from eBay Inc, is widely expected to build partnerships with e-commerce rivals and try to seize market share from startups such as Stripe and Square and technology behemoth Apple Inc,...
July 17- Employees at the Trump Taj Mahal casino, in New Jersey's struggling gambling hub Atlantic City, have voted to authorize a strike over sharp cuts in pay, benefits and other issues, their union said on Friday. About a thousand people would potentially walk out, including bartenders, cocktail waitresses, bellmen, cooks and housekeepers, according to Ben...
Delivering Alpha attendees react to the most interesting ideas from this year's conference
CNBC's Jeff Cox gives his take on the top moments from the Delivering Alpha conference.
NEW YORK, July 15- Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn on Wednesday lambasted BlackRock Inc, the world's largest asset manager, as an "extremely dangerous company" because of the prevalence of its exchange-traded fund products, which Icahn deems illiquid. "They sell liquidity," Icahn said in reference to BlackRock's ETF business. Icahn was speaking at the...
BlackRock's CEO Larry Fink said Wednesday that too many stock repurchases may be holding back the economy.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen's semiannual congressional testimony this week could be the final hearing of its type in a zero-rate environment.
Underperforming corporate executives beware: The activists are coming for you.
One of Delivering Alpha's biggest names, Carl Icahn, delivers his best one liners and moments during the investing conference's past four years.
As the companies prepare to go their separate ways for the first time in 13 years, investors are split over the growth and value options.
Users of Apple's iPhone on T-Mobile's network are reportedly suffering from random "blue screens of death," USA Today reports.
Stephen Roach, senior fellow at Yale University, discusses Carl Icahn's comments that the U.S. market is "extremely overheated."
CNBC Contributor David Seaburg explains why Carl Icahn was wrong when he said the market was overheated.
The torrid run in Netflix shares has outpaced the company's growth, prompting Citi to downgrade the stock to neutral from buy.
The FMHR traders give a market outlook after discussing Icahn's danger warning.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why investors should not make too much out of Carl Icahn's comments on the market.
Ben Lichtenstein, president of Tradersaudio.com, says Carl Icahn's exit from his stake in Netflix is a "good call", but explains why he remains bullish on the U.S. markets.