Hedge Funds Carl Icahn


  • Icahn had no good intentions: Michael Dell Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 8:35 AM ET
    Michael Dell

    Major shareholders like Carl Icahn who opposed Dell's $24.9 billion go-private acquisition were just trying to drive up the stock price, Michael Dell tells CNBC.

  • Dell CEO: Icahn 'had no long-term intentions' Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 7:34 AM ET
    Dell CEO: Icahn 'had no long-term intentions'

    Was Carl Icahn ever serious about running Dell? Dell Chairman and CEO Michael Dell says Icahn was just trying to talk the price up.

  • Morning six-pack: What we're reading Tuesday Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 8:21 AM ET
    Protesters at a Walmart store in Miami Gardens, Fla.

    Happy Tuesday. Remember: Three coins in the fountain just gets you a wish, but three bitcoins get you $1,500 and change.

  • Tech stocks are cheap, but be wary: Pro Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 4:10 PM ET
    Tech stocks are cheap, but be wary: Pro

    Kevin Landis, Firsthand Capital Management CIO and John Spallanzani, GFI Group, discuss where they are investing and what sectors you should be positive about.

  • Icahn warns of market drop, shares give up gains Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 4:02 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Activist investor Carl Icahn said he is "very cautious" on the stock market and has no plans to walk away from his Apple investment.

  • Icahn didn't say anything new: Pro Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 4:02 PM ET
    Icahn didn't say anything new: Pro

    Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities says Carl Icahn's negative comments on the stock market didn't help, but he didn't say anything new and big asset managers aren't making major moves based on a single comment from him.

  • Stock market gyrates on Icahn, Fed speak Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 3:52 PM ET

    An issue facing a market that is at historic highs is that it is susceptible to even modest comments from market "names."

  • Icahn's Apple stake valued at $1.8B Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 4:19 PM ET
    Icahn's stake in Apple valued at $1.8B

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports activist investor Carl Icahn owns 3.87 million shares in Apple, which is worth approximately $1.8 billion.

  • Invest like a billionaire Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 12:53 PM ET
    Invest like a billionaire

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the iBillionaire Index, tracking the 30 large-cap stocks in the S&P 500 to which billionaire investors have allocated the most funds.

  • Want to invest like a billionaire? Now you can Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    The NYSE and iBillionaire have launched the iBillionaire Index, which tracks the blue-chip stock holdings of leading billionaire investors.

  • iBillionaire Index launches today Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 10:49 AM ET
    iBillionaire Index launches today

    The iBillionaire Index launches today, which is composed of the top 30 large cap equities listed on the S&P 500. iBillionaire co-founder Raul Moreno, provides insight.

  • Undervalued Apple Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 12:17 PM ET
    Undervalued Apple

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports that Carl Icahn still believes Apple is undervalued and has talked to CEO Tim Cook again about a buyback.

  • Carl Icahn & Tim Cook talk buyback Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 11:47 AM ET
    Carl Icahn & Tim Cook talk about buyback

    Carl Icahn and Apple CEO Tim Cook have had another "good conversation," as they study a potential buyback, reports CNBC's Scott Wapner. Also, Transocean has raised its dividend after Icahn's push.

  • Icahn: Tim Cook still studying buyback proposal Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 11:45 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Carl Icahn told CNBC he had a "good conversation" with Apple CEO Tim Cook, and both believe that the company's stock remains undervalued.

  • Transocean bows to Icahn Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 9:17 AM ET
    Transocean bows to Icahn

    The "Squawk on the Street" discuss the deal between Carl Icahn and Transocean to resolve is proxy battle. CNBC's Jim Cramer says Transocean is a long term play but not his favorite.

  • Carl Icahn, chairman of Icahn Enterprises Holdings

    Transocean said it reached an agreement with Carl Icahn.

  • Twitter 101: Mobile tips for the power user Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    One of the best ways for the on-the-go investor to get Twitter updates is via their mobile device with push notifications. Here's how.

  • Bill Ackman to unveil new Herbalife information: Source Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 12:14 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    Bill Ackman is preparing another major presentation on Herbalife, a source says.

  • Blue Harbour's best bets Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 8:36 AM ET
    Blue Harbour's best bets

    Cliff Robbins, Blue Harbour Group, shares his top stock picks, including Akamai and Chico's FAS.

  • Meet the 'friendly activists' Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 8:05 AM ET
    Meet the 'friendly activists'

    Most companies are intrigued when we first approach them about unlocking value, says Cliff Robbins, Blue Harbour Group, discussing how he approaches companies as an activist shareholder. And Peter Weinberg, Perella Weinberg Partners, weighs in.