Hillary Clinton decried the effects of some activist investors, calling out firms that have seen involvement from Carl Icahn and others.» Read More
CNBC's Scott Wapner reports the FBI is asking questions about trades made by pro golfer Phil Mickelson and Carl Icahn. Icahn says he doesn't know of any investigation.
Questions about how to apply securities law could complicate any any insider trading case against Carl Icahn, Phil Mickelson, and William Walters.
Former SEC Chairman Harvey Pitt and white collar crime defense attorney Roberto Braceras explain how typical insider trading investigations work and how hard they are to put together.
The word is out the FBI is asking questions about trades made by pro golfer Phil Mickelson, along with gambler Billy Walters and at least one involving an investment by Carl Icahn, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
Days before billionaire investor Carl Icahn launched a $12.6 billion bid to buy Clorox in 2011, one or more investors placed some very large and well-timed bets.
The FBI and securities regulators are investigating Carl Icahn, golfer Phil Mickelson and gambler Billy Walters, the WSJ and NYT reported.
Apple's stock has been soaring since its 7-for-1 stock split in April. Bert Dohmen, Dohmen Capital Research Institute, and Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray, discuss what's behind the tech giant's run-up.
How was it possible that Bill Ackman's Pershing Square Capital had become Allergan's largest shareholder without anyone knowing? The NYT reports.
Top US hedge fund managers in the first quarter zoned in on the consumer sector, with investments that included eBay, Dollar General and Walgreens.
With the removal of the crane, Icahn may be preparing the building for a full demolition.
Activist investors are known to make headlines, but surprisingly only a third of the firms that are approached by activists make the overtures public.
Brett Icahn, the son of activist investor Carl Icahn, is venturing into his own hedge fund businesses with a partner, Dow Jones reported.
Carl Icahn cops to a having a "fighting gene"—an observation made by Warren Buffett.
This is an unofficial transcript of Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger and Bill Gates appearing live with Becky Quick on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Monday, May 5, 2014.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Dominic Chu and Robert Frank, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including the big management shift at Target.
Icahn Enterprises' Carl Icahn says Apple CEO Tim Cook is headed in the right direction, and explains why he is not a "short-termist."
Icahn Enterprises' Carl Icahn says Bill Ackman is "right up there" in trying to change what's going on in American business.
Icahn Enterprises' Carl Icahn speaks to CNBC's Scott Wapner about the role and benefit of activism on company boards. He says a "board shouldn't be a country club."
In an op-ed published in Barron's, Carl Icahn said Warren Buffett was wrong to abstain in the vote over Coca-Cola's executive compensation plan. Carl Icahn speaks to CNBC's Scott Wapner about making CEOs accountable.
Apple is expanding to medical technology. The company is recruiting a team of medical executives and has offered hints of the iWatch and others.