Carl Icahn


  • Forest Labs Wins ISS Backing in Icahn Board Battle Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 11:29 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Forest Laboratories said it won backing from proxy advisory firm ISS for all 10 of its board nominees in a proxy battle with billionaire investor Carl Icahn.

  • Motorola Mobility landed on the trader radar Thursday after Carl Icahn urged the company to explore alternatives for its patent portfolio.

  • Colorox Rejects Icahn's Bid   Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 5:40 PM ET
    Colorox Rejects Icahn's Bid

    Clorox likely to draw limited interest from strategic buyers, say a number of analysts, with the Fast Money team.

  • Clorox is 'Very Undervalued': Carl Icahn Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 1:20 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Clorox is "very undervalued," and given the current economic environment "it would be no problem for us to buy it," billionaire investor Carl Icahn told CNBC Friday.

  • WOTS Now: Street Loves Google   Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 12:30 PM ET
    WOTS Now: Street Loves Google

    Discussing the internet company's blowout quarter and bright future, with Ken Sena, Evercore Partners, and the Fast Money traders weigh in on Google, Clorox, and natural gas trades to make today.

  • Icahn Bids for Clorox   Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 12:20 PM ET
    Icahn Bids for Clorox

    "We have a lot of cash on hand." Making a case for why he wants to own Clorox, with Carl Icahn, Icahn Capital Management.

  • Carl Icahn: Wall Street Back To Its Old Tricks Thursday, 26 May 2011 | 6:55 PM ET

    Just a few short years after the worst financial crisis since the 1930’s, there’s chatter that some big money investors are up to their old tricks again.

  • Cramer: Important Earnings to Watch Next Week Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host reveals what earnings he plans to monitor in the days to come.

  • What to Expect as Blockbuster Heads to Auction Friday, 1 Apr 2011 | 6:27 PM ET

    Blockbuster is heading to the auction block Monday and with bidders including billionaire investor Carl Icahn, Dish Network and SK Telecom.

  • Why Icahn Is Closing His Hedge Fund to Investors Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 11:33 AM ET
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    I know Carl Icahn cares about his investors, but the main reason he’s giving back their money is because he doesn’t want to have to register his fund with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Icahn to Return Outside Money in Hedge Fund Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 10:21 AM ET
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    Carl C. Icahn is returning all outside money in his hedge fund, citing his reluctance to be responsible to investors through another possible crisis. The New York Times reports.

  • Icahn Makes Last Push for Dynegy Shares Monday, 14 Feb 2011 | 7:04 AM ET
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    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is extending an offer for power producer Dynegy for a final time. Icahn Partners LP says its offer for the Houston company will expire Friday.

  • Clorox Shares Hit All-Time High on Icahn Stake Friday, 11 Feb 2011 | 4:50 PM ET
    Clorox headquarters in Oakland, California

    Shares of Clorox jumped almost 9 percent Friday after billionaire investor and corporate raider Carl Icahn revealed a 9.08 percent ownership in the stake and said he thinks the stock is undervalued.

  • Blockbuster Preparing to Sell Itself: Report Thursday, 10 Feb 2011 | 3:29 PM ET

    Blockbuster is preparing to sell itself after failing to secure more cash from creditors to exit bankruptcy protection, according to a report that appeared in The Wall Street Journal Thursday.

  • Rumors that activist investor Carl Icahn may be interested in this stock, "DRJ" said options skyrocketed.

  • After activist investor Carl Icahn raised his stake in this stock, "DRJ" said options took off.

  • Lionsgate Wins Board Battle vs. Icahn Tuesday, 14 Dec 2010 | 3:50 PM ET

    Lionsgate's annual shareholder meeting yielded a big win for the studio — all 12 of its directors were elected and none of Icahn's five nominees.

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    Lionsgate's battle with Carl Icahn comes to a head Tuesday at the company's annual shareholder meeting and today Icahn made a major decision to pull his $7.50 takeover offer for the company.

  • Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder and CEO of Facebook

    Another 17 individuals or families have joined Warren Buffett's "Giving Pledge," including the 26-year-old co-founder and CEO of Facebook.  Mark Zuckerberg's youth contradicts with the more familiar image of a wealthy person turning to philanthropy later in his or her life.   Zuckerberg asks, "Why wait?"

  • Carl Icahn Spars with Lions Gate Chair Tuesday, 7 Dec 2010 | 1:40 PM ET

    Activist investor Carl Icahn and Lions Gate Vice Chair Michael Burns had harsh words for one another on Tuesday's "Fast Money."