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NEW YORK, July 17- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, known for his strong-arm tactics in America's boardrooms, tried to bury the hatchet on Wednesday with a host of former rivals, including fellow hedge fund manager William Ackman.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 17- Dell Inc shareholders face a critical decision- whether or not to approve founder Michael Dell's proposal to take the personal computer maker private at $13.65 a share.
Big names such as Preet Bharara and Carl Icahn spoke out about their big ideas for business. Abigail Doolittle of The Seaport Group and Art Hogan of Lazard Capital Markets provide perspective.
July 17- Prospects of Dell Inc founder Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake taking the world's No. 3 PC maker private grew more uncertain on Wednesday, a day before a scheduled shareholder vote on their $24.4 billion offer.
Activist billionaire investor Carl Icahn discussed his stakes in Netflix and Herbalife at the Delivering Alpha conference. The "Fast Money" traders, weigh in; and CNBC's Kate Kelly shares some of the other highlights from the day.
CNBC's Scott Wapner speaks to Activist billionaire investor Carl Icahn about the upcoming vote on Dell; his investment in Netflix; his thoughts on hedge fund titan Bill Ackman and what's next for Herbalife.
Activist billionaire investor Carl Icahn discusses the upcoming Dell vote and his feelings about the company's board, which is one of the worst he's ever seen.
Dissecting the day's major business news, with the "Fast Money" traders, ahead of Carl Icahn's interview at Delivering Alpha.
July 17- The proposal by Michael Dell and Silver Lake to buy out and take private the world's No. 3 PC maker, Dell Inc, for $24.4 billion will be put to the test on Thursday, when shareholders gather in Round Rock, Texas, to cast their votes.
Jim Chanos tells CNBC he's betting against Hewlett-Packard—again. "We're still short," he says from the 2013 Delivering Alpha Conference, hosted by CNBC and Institutional Investor.
July 17- Billionaire activist Carl Icahn renewed his call for Dell Inc stockholders to vote against a buyout offer from Michael Dell, amid reports that the company founder might not win enough support for his bid.
Dell founder Michael Dell and his partner Silver Lake would not raise their $24.4 billion bid, even if a vote on their offer is delayed, sources said.
July 16- Dell Inc founder Michael Dell and his private equity partner Silver Lake would not raise their $24.4 billion bid for the world's No. 3 PC maker even if a vote on their offer is delayed, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
At 77 years old, activist investor Carl Icahn has traded in his axe for a Warren Buffett-like investment style.
July 16- Dell Inc may delay a shareholder meeting on a $24.4 billion buyout offer from founder Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake Partners, with the pivotal vote too close to call, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
Investors will be on the edge of their seats during the days leading up to the vote that will determine Dell's fate.
A shareholder vote on Michael Dell's proposal to take the tech company private could be delayed if the deal is seen as being voted down, according to sources.
July 12- Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake are looking increasingly likely to obtain shareholder approval to take Dell Inc private in a $24.4 billion deal. Icahn, who is Dell's second-largest shareholder after Michael Dell, is now trying to sway investors to vote down the buyout deal by raising his competing offer for the No. 3 PC maker.
July 12- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management Inc sweetened their bid for Dell Inc by adding warrants they say would increase the value of the offer to a range of $15.50 to $18.00 per share from $14.00.
Under the new offer, Dell shareholders would get $14 per share and a warrant for every four shares held that would entitle the holder to buy Dell shares for $20 each within the next seven years.