Carl Icahn


  • Cramer: Apple took control     Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    Proxy advisory firm ISS is recommending that shareholders vote against investor Carl Icahn's buyback proposal for Apple. CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber provide insight.

  • The Doerrs? It's the #VCCoverBands game Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 10:58 AM ET
    Light My Fire! The Doors meet VC?

    Kill some time playing the latest enterprenerd time-suck on Twitter, the #VCCoverBands hashtag.

  • Cramer: This is a Clint Eastwood-style buyback Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 10:33 AM ET
    Jim Cramer

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why Apple's buyback of $14 billion of its stock reminds him of Clint Eastwood's Dirty Harry movie character.

  • Brawl over Apple's cash gets public and heated Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 2:38 PM ET

    As Apple's annual meeting approaches, some big investors are fighting an increasingly public fight over what the company should do with its cash.

  • CalPERS criticizes Icahn over Apple's buyback     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 1:55 PM ET

    CalPERS and Carl Icahn are fighting over Apple's buyback program. CNBC's Josh Lipton provides all the details.

  • Case against activist investors     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 12:43 PM ET

    Discussing the role of the activist investor, and a new organization created to push back against them, with 25-year Vanguard veteran Glenn Booraem.

  • How to fend off a bullying activist     Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 8:21 AM ET

    James Woolery, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, and Declan Kelly, Teneo Strategy CEO, discuss how some executives are protecting their companies from activist investors.

  • Not all Apple shareholders want a huge buyback Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    Carl Icahn has been pushing Apple to use its $150 billion war chest to buy back company shares. Not every shareholder agrees.

  • Not much growth in Apple: Pro     Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 12:07 PM ET

    Apple's numbers are remarkable, but there's not much growth there, says Ken Allen of T. Rowe Price, weighing in on the tech giant's outlook. Allen also shares his top tech picks, including the play on Google and Red Hat.

  • Icahn calls for Apple to buy back stock now     Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner reports activist investor Carl Icahn says the dip in Apple's stock price is "completely misinterpreted" and says the long-term picture remains unchanged.

  • Icahn: Apple buyback even more compelling now Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Activist investor Carl Icahn bought more Apple shares Tuesday, as the stock plunged after an iPhone sales number that disappointed Wall Street.

  • Cramer: Apple's 'big schism' Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 10:38 AM ET

    It's now Tim Cook versus Wall Street, according to CNBC's Jim Cramer.

  • Cramer: Concerned about Apple stores in US     Monday, 27 Jan 2014 | 9:17 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss Apple's expected fiscal Q1 earnings, the Carl Icahn influence and Chinese markets.

  • 1 Year anniversary of the Herbalife smackdown     Friday, 24 Jan 2014 | 12:30 PM ET

    Saturday marks one year since Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman brawled on "Fast Money Halftime Report" over Herbalife. The FMHR traders discuss news Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) is launching an investigation into Herbalife.

  • Icahn's letter to Apple shareholders     Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 3:22 PM ET

    In an open letter to Apple shareholders, investor Carl Icahn says Apple is the most overcapitalized company in corporate history. CNBC's Dominic Chu details the letter's specifics.

  • PayPal stronger staying with eBay: EBay CEO Donahoe Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 10:36 AM ET
    John Donahoe, CEO, EBay

    EBay CEO John Donahoe says no way to Carl Icahn's call for it to spin off its online payment service PayPal.

  • Faber Report: eBay responds to Icahn     Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 9:38 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber discusses eBay's opposition to splitting off its PayPal business at the request of investor Carl Icahn.

  • Cramer's Mad Dash: eBay's synergy question     Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 9:28 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on eBay's CEO's suggestion that his company is better off together with PayPal. The stock has been a disappointment over the past year, Cramer observes.

  • Ebay makes PayPal better: Donahoe     Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 9:14 AM ET

    Commerce and payment are converging, and Carl Icahn is not considering eBay's synergies in suggesting that the company spin off PayPal, says eBay President and CEO John Donahoe.

  • EBay dismisses Icahn proposal to spin off PayPal Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 7:36 AM ET

    Carl Icahn is proposing a spinoff of eBay's fast-growing PayPal division, but the e-commerce giant says no.