Carl Icahn


  • 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.

  • Icahn wants PayPal split, but eBay skeptical Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 5:07 PM ET
    Carl Icahn eyes Ebay Inc.

    The activist investor has nominated two directors to eBay's board and wants a PayPal spinoff. The company doesn't appear to agree.

  • EBay profit rises; Icahn proposes PayPal spin-off Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 4:58 PM ET

    EBay reported a higher profit for the holiday quarter as more transactions were paid with its PayPal service.

  • PayPal doesn't have to be wholly owned by eBay: Pro  Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    Carl Icahn owns 0.82 percent of eBay's stock, and has filed a non-binding proposal urging the company to split its PayPal and marketplace businesses. David Garrity, GVA Research LLC principal

  • Icahn aims for eBay  Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 4:16 PM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports eBay has indicated in its earnings report that Carl Icahn has nominated 2 directors to eBay's board.

  • Activist investor vs. cash hoarding companies  Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group, co-founder, discuss the role of the activist investor, and the influence they have on shareholder stock value and large corporations that hoard cash.