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HOUSTON, Oct 3- Chesapeake Energy Corp extended employment contracts with certain executives through the end of the year as its board of directors reviews the oil and gas company's compensation practices, according to a regulatory filing on Wednesday.
HOUSTON-- The electric power producer Dynegy Inc. has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Dynegy filed for Chapter 11 in July after years of falling electricity prices and debt that surpassed $5 billion last year. As part of the restructuring, Dynegy Holdings and Dynegy Inc. were combined on Sept. 30.
Oct 1- U.S. power producer Dynegy Inc, which counts billionaire financier Carl Icahn among its shareholders, said on Monday it has emerged from Chapter 11, less than a month after winning court approval for its bankruptcy plan.
Oct 1- CVR Refining LP, an associate of U.S. oil refiner CVR Energy Inc, filed with regulators to raise up to $300 million in an initial public offering of its common units. Following the offering, CVR Refining Holdings LLC, an indirect unit of CVR Energy, will own the general partner of CVR Refining.
Chesapeake Energy's assets sales are a clear positive, which weakens any near-term bear case on cash flow or liquidity. one analyst said. TheStreet.com reports.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn pulled his offer to buy oil refiner CVR Energy on Tuesday after earlier winning a $2.6 billion takeover battle for the company.
Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises, explains his battle against Forest Labs, and briefly remarks on his one-year deal about to expire with Navistar.
CNBC's David Faber breaks down the profit-making divisions within the media giant; including its cable, film, television, satellite and publishing units.
Despite the overhang and negative sentiment, billionaire investor Carl Icahn says don’t sell Chesapeake.
Carl Icahn is no stranger to conflict and controversy. But this time, his rhetoric isn’t only scathing, it’s also rather serious.
Investor Carl Icahn updates "Fast Money" on what he wants to see happen to a company he calls a "very undervalued asset."
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn questioned the timing of certain stock sales by Forest Laboratories' CEO Howard Soloman today, and discusses his concerns over its corporate governance.
Microsoft unveils a tablet it hopes can rival the iPad; Oracle announces earnings early; a key exec departs JC Penny and Carl Icahn gets an ally on the Chesapeake board.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on Chesapeake Energy shareholders angrily facing CEO Aubrey McClendon, and discusses the details of his business plan moving forward.
Is the news of changes at Chesapeake's board of directors enough to restore confidence in the company? Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair contributing editor; weighs in.
Four directors at Chesapeake Energy will resign from the company's board following discussions with Carl Icahn. CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports billionaire investor Carl Ichan is increasing pressure on Chesapeake Energy to implement reforms. The FMHR crew discusses the trade on the stock.
Carl Icahn raised his stake in Chesapeake Energy to 7.6 percent, according to an SEC filing. In a letter to Chesapeake's board, he also asked for two board seats and that another big shareholder get two board seats.
Carl Icahn discloses a huge stake in Chesapeake Energy, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Carl Icahn takes a 7.6 percent stake in Chesapeake Energy, but says the company's board faces a "substantial credibility gap," reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.