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The battle over Herbalife intensified as George Soros has taken a large long position in the nutritional supplements maker, according to sources.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn does not own shares in Hewlett-Packard, sources told CNBC, despite chatter to the contrary that helped boost the computer maker's stock 4 percent.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest details on the agreement reached between Dell's special committee and Michael Dell & Silver Lake Partners.
The deal Michael Dell has been pushing for has officially been approved.
Dell's special committee has reached a deal with Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners, reports David Faber, with details of the new deal.
The Dell deal calls for $13.75 per share, and a special dividend of $0.13 per share, plus a guaranteed dividend of $0.08 in the third quarter, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets analyst, discusses why he prefers Carl Icahn's deal for the PC maker over Michael Dell's bid to take the company private.
David Eaton, Vice President of Proxy Research at Glass Lewis believes that if the Friday vote does happen, Michael Dell may not be able to garner enough votes to support his buyout proposal.
As the Friday deadline approaches, Michael Dell and the Dell board remain in talks and there is progress on the buyout of the computer maker, sources say.
Carl Icahn has filed a suit against Dell and its board of directors to prevent the company from setting a new record date for the special meeting, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
Michael Dell seems willing to let the deal to buy the company he founded go to a self-defeating vote this Friday. Why?
Shares of Herbalife could more than triple from its current levels, Robert Chapman of Chapman Capital says.
Oracle President Mark Hurd did his best to dispel speculation that he's considering defecting for the top job at Dell, telling CNBC that he's happy where he is.
Is having Icahn as a fellow shareholder all that bad? Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors, says no. "I like to follow individuals with a high slugging percentage. Carl is very good." He also weighs in on cable stocks, and American bourbon companies.
Activist Carl Icahn is making it very clear that he thinks Michael Dell is a sore loser who is just plain full of it.
Michael Dell plans to stay with the company even if his buyout deal fails, and MLB is offering Alex Rodriguez a deal. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Jane Wells, discuss.
Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners responded Wednesday to a demand for a higher bid from Dell's special committee, saying the $13.75 per share offered is a "full and fair price."
CNBC's David Faber reports that Michael Dell and Silver Lake have released a statement saying the new offer is a full and fair price, and about 27 percent of unaffiliated shares have not voted. They emphasize it's not fair to count not-yet-voted shares as no votes.
When Scott Wapner isn't grilling Wall Street icons, he's busy cooking up a real storm at home.
Netflix's stock price could take a big hit, Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter says.