FMHR trader Jon Najarian has seen strong options activity in one of Carl Icahn's favorite stocks Talisman Energy.» Read More
Activist investor Carl Icahn said he is hopeful more potential buyers will surface for Family Dollar.
CNBC's David Faber breaks down the deal between Dollar Tree and Family Dollar for about $8.5 billion in cash and stock. Jim Cramer provides insight to the transaction.
July 28- Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion, in a deal the companies said would create North America's leading discount retailer. Dollar Tree's offer of $74.50 per share in cash and stock represents a premium of about 23 percent over Family Dollar's close of $60.66 on Friday.
CALGARY/ VANCOUVER, July 23- Talisman Energy Inc shares rose more than 12 percent on Wednesday as it confirmed it has been approached by Spain's Repsol SA about potential deals, raising the prospect that one of Canada's largest independent oil companies will sell off major assets or be taken over.
Hedge fund billionaire John Paulson netted $1.3 billion on an M&A deal, and Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman are "trading places" on Herbalife, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
CALGARY, Alberta, July 23- Talisman Energy Inc said on Wednesday it has been approached by Repsol, a day after a report that the Spanish oil producer was considering a bid for Canada's No. 5 oil company.
Bill Ackman fired his latest shot at Herbalife Tuesday, but the company's stock mostly rose during the investor's presentation.
Herbalife shares rose more than 17 percent to $63.29 in heavy volumes, more than recovering the losses made Monday after Ackman told CNBC he would expose Herbalife as an "incredible fraud" and deal the company a "death blow."
CNBC's Kate Kelly shares highlights from yesterday's Delivering Alpha conference, where many hedge fund managers were hot on the oil boom.
CNBC's Scott Wapner presided over the truce between billionaire Carl Icahn and hedge fund titan Bill Ackman over their Herbalife foray.
CNBC's Kate Kelly shares highlights from Wednesday's Delivering Alpha annual conference, including Ken Griffin's recollections of Citadel's battle back from the brink, and Leon Cooperman's insights on the markets.
The billionaire investors, who have been at odds over nutrition and diet company Herbalife, made up in public on Wednesday, ending a decade long feud that exploded on cable television 18 months ago.
Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management, says he would love for Carl Icahn to take his profits in Herbalife.
Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management, feels Allergen's attacks are inappropriate.
Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management, discusses the respect he shares for Carl Ichan their difference in approach.
Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises chairman, and Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management, share the stage to discuss how they've move past their feud over Herbalife.
Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises chairman, says companies need the right people to run them.
Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management, responds to criticism of his investment style.
Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises chairman, discusses the performance of the Federal Reserve and its impact on our economy.
Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises chairman, discusses why he feels company boards should not micromanage.