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Apple CEO Time Cook joined the Twittersphere on Friday, posting his first tweet to stoke the marketing fire around the release of two new iPhones.
Activist investor Carl Icahn of Icahn Enterprises is calling for shareholders to hold company boards and CEOs accountable. "Sometimes the founder of a company is the worst person to run it," he says.
The battle for control over Dell is now over, and resulted in the PC giant's privatization. Founder Michael Dell speaks with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo about the his fight against Carl Icahn and explains why Dell belongs with the best companies in the world.
A day after shareholders approved Michael Dell's offer to take the PC maker private, he spoke with CNBC about his plans.
Michael Dell and his investing partner Silver Lake have won shareholder approval to buy and take the computer company he founded private.
Robert Cihra, Evercore Partners analyst, provides his play on Apple after billionaire investor Carl Icahn upped his stake in the tech giant.
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Carr Lanphier, Analyst at Morningstar says Michael Dell's offer to take the company private is likely to win shareholder nod and while there will be challenges to come as the company tries to turn its fortunes around, the deal might just be the best option for the PC giant going forward.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn added to his Apple position, calling it a "no-brainer" because he thinks it's still cheap.
Apple has posted its 2nd worst day of the year after unveiling a new iPhone. Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises, is one of the most well-known shareholders in the tech giant. He explains why Apple is one of his best investments right now.
Carl Icahn of Icahn Enterprises thinks Apple is a "no brainer" and "extremely cheap," and that a buyback would be a "major plus."
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports Carl Icahn has given up on efforts to stop Michael Dell's buyout of the company; and George Zimmerman is free after being detained.
Did Carl Icahn really "lose" the Dell deal? Also, McDonald's is launching a new product today amid the start of the NFL season. CNBC's Bob Pisani and John Carney discuss.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn continues to believe the Dell/Silver Lake offer undervalues the company, reports CNBC's David Faber.
CNBC's David Faber reports Carl Icahn will not pursue additional efforts to defeat Michael Dell's proposal. Icahn determined it's "almost impossible" to win battle.
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Activist hedge funds are taking on larger companies and seeking long-term change over short-term profit, unlike raiders of the past. The New York Times reports.
In the U.S., Jorge Paulo Lemann is virtually unknown, even though he's behind Heinz ketchup, Burger King and Budweiser beer, Bloomberg Businessweek reports.
Pete Najarian trades Facebook. And CNBC's Kate Kelly has the latest on news of billionaire investor Carl Icahn increasing his stake in Chesapeake Energy.
The court has denied Carl Icahn's push to fast track the lawsuit against the Dell buyout, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.