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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.
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.
Jim Cramer explains what to watch ahead of the open, including expectations that billionaire Carl Icahn will take a big position in Chesapeake Energy.
Allscripts Healthcare Solutions is enacting a shareholder rights plan — or “poison pill” — to help it ward off an opportunistic takeover bid, even before an offer emerges.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to activist investor Carl Icahn regarding how much cash he has available to invest and whether Chesapeake Energy is undervalued.
Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises chairman, discusses his tender offer for CVR Energy, and now holds 69% of the company's shares. Icahn also weighs in on whether Amylin Pharma should be sold, and reveals his thoughts on RIMM, with the Fast Money traders.
Carl Icahn has a simple investment philosophy, he told CNBC: Buy "underperforming" companies and "make things change." That's why he is in a fight for energy company CVR Energy.
Carl Icahn, Icahn Enterprises chairman, explains why he sold Lionsgate stock. He also offers insight on MF Global and his battle for CVR Energy.
Motorola Solutions is buying about $1.17 billion of its stock back from billionaire investor Carl Icahn.
Legendary investor, explains why he is calling for the sale of CVR Energy. Icahn has a 14.5% stake in CVI. The Fast Money crew with the play on the sale, and options activity.
Carl Icahn's Icahn Enterprises has withdrawn a$1.73 billion hostile bid for Commercial Metals after less than 40 percent of the scrap metals giant's shareholders tendered their shares.
CNBC's David Faber has the details on Carl Icahn's move to drop bid on commercial metals.
Commercial Metals landed on the trader radar after the Fast Money pros spoke with billionaire investor Carl Icahn about his hostile $1.8 billion bid to buy the company.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn discusses why he has taken his takeover bid directly to CMC shareholders, and the difference between this bid and his takeover attempt of Clorox. Icahn also weighs in on a possible Navistar/Oshkosh merger, the presidential election, and the U.S. economy.
Seasonal uptick in steel stocks makes it worth looking at for December, Fast Money pros say.
Carl C. Icahn and William A. Ackman battled in multiple courts over a 2004 deal, though it involved a sum of money that might seem like small potatoes to them, the New York Times reports.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn added to his position in truck maker Navistar International. Here's what moves the "Fast" traders are making.
Carl Icahn is famed for his prowess to spot opportunity. And on Monday he told Fast Money exclusively that RIM does not have his attention.
"Of course we like the deal," says Carl Icahn, of Icahn Enterprises, who owns a 6% stake in El Paso. "It's a win-win for both of them."
Mad Money's Cramer says investors can always fall back on high-yielding dividend stocks that pay you to wait, like Clorox. Discussing the future of the company, now that it turned down Carl Icahn's $80/share bid, with Donald Knauss, Clorox CEO.