Carl Icahn


  • Dynegy emerges from Chap. 11 bankruptcy protection Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 9:03 AM ET

    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.

  • CVR Refining LP files for IPO of up to $300 mln Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 6:40 AM ET

    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 Deals Reshape Bull-Bear Divide Wednesday, 12 Sep 2012 | 11:43 AM ET

    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.

  • Carl Icahn Pulls Offer to Buy CVR Energy Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 5:22 PM ET
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    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.

  • Icahn: Forest Labs CEO Congratulated Me     Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises, explains his battle against Forest Labs, and briefly remarks on his one-year deal about to expire with Navistar.

  • Faber Report: News Corp. Earnings     Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 9:37 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber breaks down the profit-making divisions within the media giant; including its cable, film, television, satellite and publishing units.

  • Carl Icahn: ‘I Would Not Sell Chesapeake' Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    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."

  • Icahn Takes Aim at Forest Labs     Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 5:11 PM ET

    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.

  • Last Call: Mike Tyson and Microsoft Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 11:22 PM ET
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    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.

  • Breaking News: Chesapeake Meeting Wrap     Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 12:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on Chesapeake Energy shareholders angrily facing CEO Aubrey McClendon, and discusses the details of his business plan moving forward.

  • Time to Buy Shares of Chesapeake Energy?     Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 10:15 AM ET

    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.

  • Chesapeake Shakes Up Board     Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 1:46 PM ET

    Four directors at Chesapeake Energy will resign from the company's board following discussions with Carl Icahn. CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details.

  • Icahn Wants Two Seats on Chesapeake's Board     Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 12:25 PM ET

    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.

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    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.

  • More Activism on Horizon for Chesapeake?     Friday, 25 May 2012 | 5:09 PM ET

    Carl Icahn discloses a huge stake in Chesapeake Energy, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Icahn Takes 7.6 Percent Stake in Chesapeake     Friday, 25 May 2012 | 4:17 PM ET

    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.

  • BlackRock Ups Chesapeake Stake     Friday, 25 May 2012 | 9:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports BlackRock is increasing its stake in Chesapeake Energy to 4 million shares from fewer than 1 million.