Hillary Clinton decried the effects of some activist investors, calling out firms that have seen involvement from Carl Icahn and others.» Read More
In a blog post, LinkedIn's co-founder Reid Hoffman criticized Carl Icahn for his short-term thinking on spinning out PayPal. CNBC's Jon Fortt, and Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, provide perspective on the debate.
Rob Cox, Reuters Breakingviews global editor, shares his views on splitting PayPal from eBay, and Apple's future.
Reid Hoffman criticized Icahn’s campaign against eBay, arguing it is rooted in short-term thinking that runs counter to the focus on long-term growth.
Carl Icahn doesn't believe eBay CEO John Donahoe should have anything to do with running PayPal. The FMHR traders share their opinions.
Highlights from the billionaire activist investor's wide-ranging interview on CNBC's Squawk Box Wednesday.
Carl Icahn says corporate governance in America is broken—but he admits he's not perfect either when it comes to serving on boards of directors.
Activist investor Carl Icahn says eBay has a huge corporate governance problem, and he says board member Marc Andreessen is the most conflicted.
Carl Icahn says eBay's governance is even worse than that of Washington politicians, and that's a symptom of how badly U.S. companies are run.
David Cote, Chairman & CEO, Honeywell International, offers his opinion on activist investors and what they contribute to corporate America.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises, says he doesn't believe eBay CEO John Donahoe should have anything to do with running PayPal.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises says he finds it hard to believe Microsoft would not have bid for Skype. The idea there were no bidders is a myth, he says.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises discusses his feelings about corporate governance in this country, and why he's going after eBay & Andreessen. Corporate governance is completely dysfunctional, he says.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises, talks about why it's so important for people who have to give back. He's on the board of trustees of Mt. Sinai, but admits to not a great board member. He is good at picking people, though, he says.
Activist investor Carl Icahn wants to know what happened to Skype, while eBay's Marc Andreessen disputes all accusations he violated his duties to eBay shareholders, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Discussing Apple innovation and what products the tech giant plan on introducing next, with Bruce Tognazzini, Norman Nielsen Group principal.
Colin Gillis, director of research and senior technology analyst at BGC Financial, discusses what investors expect to hear from CEO Tim Cook at Apple's annual shareholder meeting. With CNBC Jon Fortt.
CNBC's David Faber reports investor Carl Icahn is repeating his attack on Marc Andreessen and calling into question eBay's corporate governance.
The chairman of eBay rebutted claims made by billionaire activist Carl Icahn, as a brawl over the company's governance intensified.
CNBC's David Faber reports eBay founder and chairman Pierre Omidyar has responded to Carl Icahn's third letter to eBay. Omidyar says he believes PayPal and eBay are better together right now.
EBay responded to Carl Icahn's recent letter to its shareholders accusing the company's board of putting their personal profits ahead of stockholders.