In this week's Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog—get a Warren Buffett rewind, Carl Icahn unleashed and maybe meet the next WhatsApp disruptor.» Read More
He has sparred with eBay management via open letters and press releases since January, when eBay said the pugnacious billionaire had made an unsolicited proposal for eBay to hive off PayPal and nominated two directors to the eBay board. EBay has repeatedly said that eBay and PayPal are better off together.
He has sparred with eBay management via open letters and press releases since January, when eBay said the pugnacious billionaire had made an unsolicited proposal for eBay to hive off PayPal and nominated two directors to the eBay board. But eBay has repeatedly said that eBay and PayPal are better off together.
March 6- Activist investor Carl Icahn told eBay Inc shareholders on Thursday he has "not yet begun to fight" in his push to get the e-commerce company to spin off its PayPal payments unit.
Carl Icahn doesn't believe eBay CEO John Donahoe should have anything to do with running PayPal. The FMHR traders share their opinions.
Highlights from the billionaire activist investor's wide-ranging interview on CNBC's Squawk Box Wednesday.
Carl Icahn says corporate governance in America is broken—but he admits he's not perfect either when it comes to serving on boards of directors.
Activist investor Carl Icahn says eBay has a huge corporate governance problem, and he says board member Marc Andreessen is the most conflicted.
Carl Icahn says eBay's governance is even worse than that of Washington politicians, and that's a symptom of how badly U.S. companies are run.
David Cote, Chairman & CEO, Honeywell International, offers his opinion on activist investors and what they contribute to corporate America.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises, says he doesn't believe eBay CEO John Donahoe should have anything to do with running PayPal.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises discusses his feelings about corporate governance in this country, and why he's going after eBay & Andreessen. Corporate governance is completely dysfunctional, he says.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises says he finds it hard to believe Microsoft would not have bid for Skype. The idea there were no bidders is a myth, he says.
Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises, talks about why it's so important for people who have to give back. He's on the board of trustees of Mt. Sinai, but admits to not a great board member. He is good at picking people, though, he says.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 4- Apple Inc's Chief Financial Officer Peter Oppenheimer will retire and hand the reins to Luca Maestri in September, entrusting to the Italian-born executive a cash pile the size of Vietnam's economy and the difficult task of guiding Wall Street's expectations. The 50- year-old born in Rome is taking over with Apple at a crossroads.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 4- Apple Inc's Chief Financial Officer Peter Oppenheimer will retire and hand the reins to Luca Maestri in September, transferring financial stewardship of the world's largest technology company to the Italian-born corporate controller. Apple's shares were up 0.6 percent at $530.87.
March 4- Apple Inc said Chief Financial Officer Peter Oppenheimer will retire at the end of September, handing over to Corporate Controller Luca Maestri in what Chief Executive Tim Cook described as an orderly succession put in place by his CFO.
NEW YORK, March 3- Loral Space& Communications Inc has hired boutique investment bank Perella Weinberg Partners to advise its independent directors as it explores a potential sale of the company, people close to the matter said on Monday.
Activist investor Carl Icahn wants to know what happened to Skype, while eBay's Marc Andreessen disputes all accusations he violated his duties to eBay shareholders, reports CNBC's David Faber.
BOSTON, Feb 28- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Friday refused to tip its hand on how it may be react to allegations that Herbalife is a fraud, but said it is taking a lawmaker's concerns about the company seriously and underscored its record of shutting down pyramid schemes.
CUPERTINO, Calif., Feb 28- Apple Inc sold more than $1 billion of Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, Chief Executive Tim Cook said at the company's annual meeting on Friday.