Michael Dell, Dell chairman & CEO, explains why he thinks the market for laptop and desktop computers remains strong. The demand for PCs is up double-digit, Dell says.» Read More
Three of Dell's largest investors joined Southeastern Asset Management on Friday in objecting to a $24.4 billion buyout of the No. 3 PC maker led by Chief Executive Michael Dell, sources said, as opposition grows to the largest buyout since the start of the financial crisis.
Brian White, Managing Director & Senior Analyst for IT Hardware, Networking & Tech Supply Chain, Topeka Capital Markets says Michael Dell wants to focus on the enterprise market and make a bigger push into cloud computing without the scrutiny of its PC business.
CNBC's Scott Wapner just spoke with a large shareholder of Dell, Rich Pzena, who says he will be voting his shares "no" on the deal.
Is it easier to work your way out of a PC hole if you are not public? Dennis Berman, The Wall Street Journal; and Dan Primack, Fortune Magazine, discuss Dell's plan to go private, and what investors are likely to expect.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on Dell's $24.4 billion leveraged buyout deal.
Dell agreed to be taken private Tuedsay in a nearly $24 billion buyout deal by a consortium led by its founder and chief executive, Michael Dell.
CNBC's David Faber has the latest details on Dell's deal with private equity firm Silver Lake Partners. Terms of the deal reveal Dell shareholders will receive $13.65 in cash per share of common stock. Also, David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors weighs in on how to play the stock now.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports the latest details on the $24.4 billion deal.
Dell moved closer to a nearly $24 billion buyout deal, with price negotiations narrowing to $13.50 to $13.75 a share in what would be the biggest leveraged buyout since the financial crisis.
CNBC's David Faber has the latest details on a report that puts the Dell deal close to $13.50 a share.
Dan Primack, Fortune; and Carr Lanphier, Morningstar, discuss Dell's plans to sell itself to a buyout consortium, and weighs in on the state of the PC business today.
Dell is nearing an agreement to sell itself to a buyout consortium led by its founder and Chief Executive Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake Partners.
"Going private gives you time," explains Carly Fiorina, former HP chairman & CEO, weighing in on whether the tech giant will fare better if taken private.
Talks to take Dell private are at an advanced stage with at least four major banks lined up to provide financing, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, provides a look at what Facebook could possibly be up to now.
Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital Partners, and Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee, offer perspective on talks about a Dell buyout.
Over the last few years, sustainable farming startups have managed to get loans from companies like Whole Foods, or sold equity stakes to venture capitalists like Michael Dell's brother, Adam. A lot of the seed money is being used to help these businesses grow, many with a focus on being local.
In making his case, says most major wealth creation comes from doing what other people consider insufferably boring.
Dell is targeting companies of all sizes that want to take advantage of new technology quickly and seek flexibility in how they use it, CEO Michael Dell told CNBC Monday.
Dell's CEO discusses his company's plan to deliver growth despite a struggling PC environment, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.