GO
Loading...

Carl Icahn

More

  • Faber Report: Icahn will not pursue Dell proposal

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn continues to believe the Dell/Silver Lake offer undervalues the company, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Carl Icahn throws in the towel   Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 9:16 AM ET
    Carl Icahn throws in the towel

    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.

  • Morning six-pack: What we're reading Wednesday Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 8:27 AM ET
    Timothy Geithner

    Happy Wednesday. It's chilly out here in the East, so we've brewed up a hot toddy six-pack to warm us all up:

  • With huge war chests, activists tackle big companies Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 4:15 PM ET
    Carl Icahn (L), Bill Ackman (R)

    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.

  • The Brazilian behind your Budweiser and Whopper Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 11:26 AM ET
    Jorge Paulo Lemann in 1986

    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.

  • Icahn boosts Chesapeake stake   Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 12:45 PM ET
    Icahn boosts Chesapeake stake

    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.

  • Court clears way for Dell vote   Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 1:21 PM ET
    Court clears way for Dell vote

    The court has denied Carl Icahn's push to fast track the lawsuit against the Dell buyout, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Steve Jobs wouldn't have talked to Icahn: Sculley Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 12:08 PM ET
    Steve Jobs

    Former Apple CEO John Sculley says Steve Jobs probably would have acted differently if Carl Icahn had called him to talk about the company, unlike Tim Cook.

  • Tech Check: Cisco, Dell & Apple   Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 8:14 AM ET
    Tech Check: Cisco, Dell & Apple

    Paul Meeks, Saturna Capital, provides perspective on the tech sector, including Cisco's layoffs; Dell's future, and Carl Icahn's interest in Apple.

  • Stick with Apple, Facebook stocks for now: Pro Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 6:24 PM ET
    Sticking with Apple, Facebook amid troubles

    There are compelling reasons to believe in Apple and Facebook, Ryan Jacob of the Jacob Internet Fund says.

  • Smart money's latest bets   Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 2:51 PM ET
    Smart money's latest bets

    Breaking down Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway 13f filing, with CNBC's Josh Lipton. The company slashed its exposure in Kraft Foods by 88 percent, and cut its stake in Mondelez by 92 percent.

  • Tricky time for Fed: Issacson   Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 8:16 AM ET
    Tricky time for Fed: Issacson

    Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute president & CEO, provides his perspective on Fed policy and its impact on jobs and the economy. Also Isaacson provides his thoughts on consolidation in the airline industry.

  • Isaacson on Apple after Steve Jobs   Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 8:05 AM ET
    Isaacson on Apple after Steve Jobs

    Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute president & CEO, provides insight on Apple, and shares his thought on the future of the tech giant after the death of founder Steve Jobs.

  • On Twitter, stock chatter is ‘buyer beware’ Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 6:56 PM ET
    On Twitter, stock talk is 'buyer beware'

    Investors can't just buy Apple stock because of Carl Icahn's tweets, StockTwits CEO Howard Lindzon says.

  • Social media during trading hours?   Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:13 PM ET
    Social media during trading hours?

    Apple stock is continuing to climb today after a tweet from Carl Icahn revealing a large stake in the company. Ron Insana, CNBC contributor; Dave Maney, Deke Digital; and Peter Costa, Empire Executions, discuss the use of social media during trading hours to announce stock positions.

  • Are activists manipulating the market?   Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 1:12 PM ET
    Are activists manipulating the market?

    Should the average investor follow the big guys like Carl Icahn, Bill Ackman and Dan Loeb? Bethany McLean of Vanity Fair and Shawn Tully at Fortune discuss.

  • Icahn tweet sends Apple soaring   Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:19 AM ET
    Icahn tweet sends Apple soaring

    Shares of Apple are back around $500 today after activist Carl Icahn revealed a large position in the company; Timothy Lesko, Granite Investment Advisors; and David Trainer, New Constructs, discuss.

  • BlackBerry doesn't understand 'mobile computing': Expert

    Jonathan Geller, BGR.com editor-in-chief, discusses what's troubling the smartphone maker and why the company is likely shopping around for a potential buyout. Geller also provides his thoughts on what Apple's new iPhone might include when it debuts next month.

  • Ichan takes a bite out of Apple   Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 7:05 AM ET
    Ichan takes a bite out of Apple

    Dan Colarusso, Reuters head of global programming, discusses billionaire investor Carl Icahn's sizable investment in Apple.

  • Look ahead to today's trading day   Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 6:33 AM ET
    Look ahead to today's trading day

    Richard Steinberg, Steinberg Global Asset Management, and Peter Bain, Old Mutual Asset Management, provide a preview of today's market action.