Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn's publicly traded investment fund posted its first annual loss since 2008 last year.» Read More
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.
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.
Paul Meeks, Saturna Capital, provides perspective on the tech sector, including Cisco's layoffs; Dell's future, and Carl Icahn's interest in Apple.
There are compelling reasons to believe in Apple and Facebook, Ryan Jacob of the Jacob Internet Fund says.
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.
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.
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.
Investors can't just buy Apple stock because of Carl Icahn's tweets, StockTwits CEO Howard Lindzon says.