Michael Dell


  • Progress reported as Dell talks near Friday's vote Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 6:51 PM ET
    Michael Dell

    As the Friday deadline approaches, Michael Dell and the Dell board remain in talks and there is progress on the buyout of the computer maker, sources say.

  • Time running out: What is Michael Dell thinking? Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 5:02 PM ET
    Michael Dell

    Michael Dell seems willing to let the deal to buy the company he founded go to a self-defeating vote this Friday. Why?

  • Faber Report: Dell update  Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 9:40 AM ET

    Dell's special committee is willing to change the record date if Michael Dell keeps his bid at $13.75, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Special committee says 'no' to Michael Dell  Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    According to a source, Dell's special committee is not willing to agree with a change in voting standards, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Oracle's Mark Hurd: 'No interest' in Dell Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 5:21 PM ET

    Oracle President Mark Hurd did his best to dispel speculation that he's considering defecting for the top job at Dell, telling CNBC that he's happy where he is.

  • Faber Report: 3 options for Dell  Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 9:39 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on Michael Dell and Silver Lake's attempts to take the PC maker private, and provides an update on Community Health's attempts to acquire Health Management Associates for $3.9 billion.

  • Icahn blasts 'whining' Dell in open letter Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 4:36 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Activist Carl Icahn is making it very clear that he thinks Michael Dell is a sore loser who is just plain full of it.

  • Dell shareholder meeting rescheduled ... again  Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 11:23 AM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports from Round Rock, Texas, on the new offer from Michael Dell and Silver Lake, as well as the postponement of the shareholder meeting till August 2nd.

  • Michael Dell holds the line on Dell bid Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 11:21 AM ET
    Michael Dell

    Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners responded Wednesday to a demand for a higher bid from Dell's special committee, saying the $13.75 per share offered is a "full and fair price."

  • Michael Dell's statement on new offer  Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports that Michael Dell and Silver Lake have released a statement saying the new offer is a full and fair price, and about 27 percent of unaffiliated shares have not voted. They emphasize it's not fair to count not-yet-voted shares as no votes.

  • Global M&A picture  Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

    Mark Shafir, global co-head of mergers & acquisitions, Citigroup, discusses the Michael Dell/Silver Lake offer for Dell. Shafir is an advisor to Dell and Silver Lake. He also talks about Elan and the broader M&A picture in the second half.

  • CAT's big miss  Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 10:17 AM ET

    Eli Lustgarten of Longbow Research says Caterpillar is probably reaching a bottom and that if mining stabilizes it should be an up year for the stock. The key will be that earnings don't continue downward next year. Ann Duignan of JPMorgan weighs in.

  • Dell shareholder meeting pushed to August 2nd  Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 10:14 AM ET

    Michael Dell and Silver Lake offer $13.75/share to buy back the company, and the board moves the shareholder meeting to August 2nd. The new buyout offer expires at 6pm tonight, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Dell raises offer  Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 8:45 AM ET

    Carr Lanphier, Morningstar analyst, weighs in on Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners' new offer of $13.75/share.

  • Dell: Group offers $13.75/share in cash  Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 8:10 AM ET

    The company announces it's moving the shareholder meeting to August 2nd in light of a new offer from Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners.

  • Ten bets from top hedge fund managers Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 11:33 AM ET
    New home construction in Avon, CT.

    Investing pros offered up a diverse list of ideas for how to make money in the this market during the Delivering Alpha conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor.

  • Lower advertising revenue won't be limited to Google  Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 10:52 PM ET

    Rob Enderle, Principal Analyst at Enderle Group discusses whether lower advertising revenue will continue to plague Google in the coming quarters.

  • Still hope for Dell: Pro  Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 9:13 PM ET

    Despite the postponement of the shareholder vote, David Eaton, Vice President of Proxy Research at Glass Lewis, says 11th-hour backing from some large investors shows there is more support for Michael Dell's buyout plan than initially thought.

  • Icahn: I would really like to own Dell  Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    One person with a lot at stake in the Dell shareholder decision is Carl Icahn, reports CNBC's Scott Wapner.

  • Dell's fate still uncertain  Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 10:05 AM ET

    Dell shareholder Norm Peters provides perspective on the adjournment of Dell's shareholder meeting and the future of the PC maker.