Shares of Freeport-McMoRan moved after activist investor Carl Icahn disclosed an 8.5 percent stake in the mining stock. The FM traders discuss the trade.» Read More
Dean Foods' ex-chair subject of alleged insider trading investigation with possible links to golfer Phil Mickelson.
A representative for Icahn did not immediately respond to a request for a confirmation.
Carl Icahn discloses an 8.2% stake in Cheniere Energy.
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Billionaire investor Carl Icahn may seek board representation in Cheniere Energy, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
Motorola Solutions hopes a $1B investment from its new partner Silver Lake can help revive business, the New York Times reports.
NEW YORK, Aug 2- Shareholders in the AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF who sold in late 2014 are probably not the last to pay up for liquidity risk, a growing hazard for some fixed-income investors bracing for the first Federal Reserve interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Fixed-income high yield ETFs have grown to $37 billion in assets, up from about $10...
Hillary Clinton decried the effects of some activist investors, calling out firms that have seen involvement from Carl Icahn and others.
Hillary Clinton's plans to tax some short-term investments at higher rates.
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...
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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.