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Activist investor Carl Icahn and eBay have reached an agreement to end their proxy battle, reports CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
The maker of iPads and iPhones has a problem that anyone would like to have: What to do with a vast amount of cash. The New York Times reports.
Insiders say the Google stock split Wednesday will be one of the biggest changes to the S&P 500 ever.
Martin Lipton, partner at Wachtell Lipton, spoke out on "Squawk Box" about the role of activist investors. Securities lawyer Andrew Stoltmann; and CNBC's Robert Frank and Scott Cohn, discuss.
Michael Carr, Goldman Sachs M&A group in the Americas, shares his thoughts on the role of activists in deal making and the outlook for mergers and acquisitions.
BlackRock chief Larry Fink thinks companies should focus more on long-term results while Carl Icahn is more "short-termist." Who's right?
BlackRock's CEO warned top U.S. companies not to emphasize dividends or share buybacks if they come at the expense of future growth.
Despite reports to the contrary, Bill Ackman is probably still in the red on Herbalife.
CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg weighs in on comments by activist investor Carl Icahn about the FTCs investigation of Herbalife.
CNBC's Scott Wapner speaks with activist investor Carl Icahn about his perceived corporate governance issues at eBay.
CNBC's Scott Wapner speaks with activist investor Carl Icahn about the FTC investigation into Herbalife.
U.S. stocks fell as Ukraine weighed on sentiment and pushed investors to take profits in some of the market's biggest trading favorites.
Happy Monday and welcome back to winter.
Herbalife said it would allow three more representatives of Carl Icahn to join its board, sending the company's shares up as much as 9 percent.
Activist investor Carl Icahn sent a statement to eBay earlier suggesting they spin off 20 percent of PayPal. CNBC's Jon Fortt has the details, as well as eBay's response.
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CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on a letter from activist investor Carl Icahn in regards to eBay and its PayPal business.
The rise and success of activist investors is changing the dynamic in the battle for corporate control, NYT reports.
Michael Gross, author of "House of Outrageous Fortune," discusses his book which goes inside the nouveau-riche world of Fifteen Central Park West home to power players like Lloyd Blankfein, Denzel Washington and Sting.
Check out Carl Icahn's greatest hits and misses over the years.