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Jamie Dimon tells CNBC he wouldn't have left JP Morgan Chase "high and dry" if the board had voted to split his chairman and CEO roles, despite reports that he had planned to leave.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management sweetened their bid for Dell by adding a warrant they say would increase the value of the offer to $15.50-$18 per share from $14.
Wal-Mart Stores will sell Twinkies in all of its domestic U.S. stores starting at midnight on July 14th—a day earlier than when Hostess snacks rolls out all its products.
Activist investor Carl Icahn announced he will enhance his offer to buy the PC maker for a proposed $14 per share, plus one warrant, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Michael Dell and Silver Lake are looking likely to get shareholder approval to take Dell private in a $24.4 billion deal. But Carl Icahn still sees room to gamble.
Successful contrarians are extremely rare, and most people don't really understand what it means to be a contrarian.
Cramer is getting nervous about the big financials. “They stopped going up with the rest of the market," he said.
Ben Bernanke could be the banks' best friend. At least, that's what options traders seem to think.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin catches up with Liberty Media's John Malone, at a conference in Sun Valley, ID. Malone is pushing for cable industries to consolidate. "Comcast is big enough to be okay, but Time Warner Cable and other companies like Charter, need to merge" says Malone. Media analyst Amy Yong, Macquarie Research, weighs in.
The SEC has lifted a decade-old ban concerning hedge funds, private equity, venture capital and start-ups. John Frankel of ff Venture Capital lends insight on the impact.
CNBC's Kate Kelly talks with Barry Silbert, SecondMarket founder & CEO, about his thoughts on how the SEC's decision to lift a ban on ads by hedge funds, private equity and venture capital firms will attract new investors
Media moguls gathering at the annual Allen & Company conference are looking for possible acquisitions, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
T-Mobile looks to close the gap between itself and the other 3 major carriers. John Legere, CEO chats merger with MetroPCS and feels their cell phone plans provide amazing spectrum for consumers.
Regular investors are rolling the dice on the common stock of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in a big way, making a risky bet.
The vote was 4 to 1 to lift the ban on hedge fund and startup ads, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. The ban will be officially lifted in 60 days.
One of the topics that will be discussed at next week's Delivering Alpha Conference will be the impact of Obamacare. CNBC's Kate Kelly takes a look at how hedge funds are playing it. And Eric Siegel, Citigroup, discusses his strategies on where he sees the best opportunities for investors now.
Investors seeking to predict share price moves at times of market flux may get a faulty steer from a closely watched "fear gauge," a top equity trader warned.
Rick Quinn, partner at FDAimports.com and Patty Lovera, assistant director at Food & Water Watch, argue over whether Smithfield takeover by the Chinese private company Shuanghui presents risks for the U.S.
The private banking sector is showing improving signs of life as new money flowing into the sector sees a significant rebound, with UBS once again taking the top spot in a global poll of wealth managers.
Another major investor will be suing the government to protect its rights as a preferred shareholder in government-sponsored entities Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.