Carl Icahn


  • Icahn: Not always a great board member myself Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 10:02 AM ET
    Carl Icahn, billionaire investor and chairman of Icahn Enterprises Holdings LP

    Carl Icahn says corporate governance in America is broken—but he admits he's not perfect either when it comes to serving on boards of directors.

  • Who's right—Carl Icahn or Marc Andreessen? Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 9:42 AM ET
    Carl Icahn (L) and Marc Andreessen (R).

    Activist investor Carl Icahn says eBay has a huge corporate governance problem, and he says board member Marc Andreessen is the most conflicted.

  • EBay worst-run company I have ever seen: Carl Icahn Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 8:53 AM ET
    Carl Icahn, billionaire investor and chairman of Icahn Enterprises Holdings LP

    Carl Icahn says eBay's governance is even worse than that of Washington politicians, and that's a symptom of how badly U.S. companies are run.

  • Honeywell CEO: Activist investors good overall  Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 7:53 AM ET

    David Cote, Chairman & CEO, Honeywell International, offers his opinion on activist investors and what they contribute to corporate America.

  • Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises, says he doesn't believe eBay CEO John Donahoe should have anything to do with running PayPal.

  • Carl Icahn: Never seen worse governance than eBay  Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 7:37 AM ET

    Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises discusses his feelings about corporate governance in this country, and why he's going after eBay & Andreessen. Corporate governance is completely dysfunctional, he says.

  • Carl Icahn: No bidders for Skype a myth  Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 7:37 AM ET

    Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises says he finds it hard to believe Microsoft would not have bid for Skype. The idea there were no bidders is a myth, he says.

  • Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises, talks about why it's so important for people who have to give back. He's on the board of trustees of Mt. Sinai, but admits to not a great board member. He is good at picking people, though, he says.

  • Icahn pens new letter to eBay stockholders  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 9:40 AM ET

    Activist investor Carl Icahn wants to know what happened to Skype, while eBay's Marc Andreessen disputes all accusations he violated his duties to eBay shareholders, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • iWatch is coming and will be transformative: Pro  Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    Discussing Apple innovation and what products the tech giant plan on introducing next, with Bruce Tognazzini, Norman Nielsen Group principal.

  • Apple needs new products: Analyst  Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 10:05 AM ET

    Colin Gillis, director of research and senior technology analyst at BGC Financial, discusses what investors expect to hear from CEO Tim Cook at Apple's annual shareholder meeting. With CNBC Jon Fortt.

  • Icahn relentless with eBay  Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 9:08 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports investor Carl Icahn is repeating his attack on Marc Andreessen and calling into question eBay's corporate governance.

  • Take that, Icahn! EBay chair hits back in brawl Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 9:16 AM ET

    The chairman of eBay rebutted claims made by billionaire activist Carl Icahn, as a brawl over the company's governance intensified.

  • eBay's Omidyar responds to Carl Icahn  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 9:13 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports eBay founder and chairman Pierre Omidyar has responded to Carl Icahn's third letter to eBay. Omidyar says he believes PayPal and eBay are better together right now.

  • EBay strikes back: Stick to the facts, Carl Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 10:02 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    EBay responded to Carl Icahn's recent letter to its shareholders accusing the company's board of putting their personal profits ahead of stockholders.

  • Carl Icahn pens another letter to eBay  Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 9:18 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports investor Carl Icahn has written another letter to eBay's board regarding corporate governance failures.

  • Icahn's criticism of eBay 'reaching': Pro  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 4:42 PM ET

    Activist investor Cal Icahn has criticized eBay board member Marc Andreessen's loyalty to the company. Leena Rao, Techrunch, and Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, weigh in.

  • Carl Icahn takes on eBay  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 9:08 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports activist investor Carl Icahn is fighting to change the board composition at eBay due to a disregard in accountability.

  • Jamie Dimon—the most influential on Wall Street? Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 12:59 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

    Are big bank leaders like Jamie Dimon the most influential on Wall Street—or activist investors like Carl Icahn?

  • Clorox CEO: Consumer is pretty fragile  Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 10:22 AM ET

    Discussing the impact of the weather on the consumer and the overall state of consumer confidence, with Donald Knauss, Clorox chairman & CEO. Knauss also explains how his company dealt with activist investor Carl Icahn.