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  • My megayacht's bigger than yours Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 10:56 AM ET
    Megayacht Musashi

    A peek inside Feadship, one of the world's most prestigious makers of megayachts, including those for Steve Jobs and Larry Ellison.

  • Oracle defends Ellison's pay Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 3:46 PM ET
    Oracle defends Ellison's pay

    CNBC's Jon Fort reports Oracle is defending its CEO Larry Ellison against critics who are upset over Ellison's pay package.

  • Cheating penalty nearly cost America's Cup victory Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 10:03 AM ET
    Oracle Team USA skippered by James Spithill celebrates after beating Emirates Team New Zealand to defend the America's Cup on September 25, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

    Team USA could have won earlier if it hadn't been docked two wins for cheating by illegally modifying its boats to make them faster and more stable.

  • Larry Ellison's Oracle team keeps America's Cup Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 5:27 PM ET
    Oracle Team USA celebrates after winning the America's Cup final race on September 25, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

    In one of the greatest comebacks in sports history, Oracle Team USA have won the America's Cup with eight straight wins.

  • Team USA's comeback Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 4:39 PM ET
    Team USA's comeback

    Larry Ellison's Oracle Team USA is shocking the San Francisco Bay with a major comeback to defend the America's Cup. CNBC's Josh Lipton has the details.

  • Oracle earnings: Time to deliver Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    Oracle earnings: Time to deliver

    The software giant reports earnings after the bell today and CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at analysts' expectations.

  • Did Larry Ellison cheat in the America’s Cup? Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 12:44 PM ET
    Skippers James Spithill and Ben Ainslie race against each other on Aug. 24, 2013, before the Louis Vuitton Cup finals start.

    After years of preparation and countless controversies, software mogul Larry Ellison's Oracle Team USA is poised to defend the America's Cup, but first it must beat back a cheating scandal.

  • America's Cup May Not Be a San Francisco Treat Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 4:43 PM ET
    Larry Ellison celebrates after Oracle Team USA  won a semifinal match race during the America's Cup World Series last August in San Francisco.

    The City by the Bay is preparing to host the America's Cup, and some wonder if it's worth the expense. The cost to taxpayers could top $22 million, but Mayor Ed Lee says fundraising is on track.

  • Cramer: I 'Gave Up' on This Stock Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 10:41 AM ET

    Cramer's charitable trust sold its position in Oracle this week, "throwing in the towel" on the stock, while adding to its position in another name: Facebook. Here's why.

  • Market Open: Stocks Recover Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 9:29 AM ET
    Market Open: Stocks Recover

    CNBC's Jim Cramer, David Faber, and Scott Cohn discuss what to watch following the open, including what's happening with Oracle. With Bob Pisani.

  • Cramer: I 'Gave Up' on This Stock Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 9:09 AM ET
    Cramer: I 'Gave Up' on This Stock

    CNBC's Jim Cramer says his charitable trust has thrown in the towel on Oracle, because it's a company he no longer believes in. The stock is down almost 8 percent this year, mostly due to losses in the last day. "They're obviously executing very poorly," he says.

  • Larry Ellison's Growing Empire Now Has an Airline Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Less than a year after buying the Hawaiian island of Lanai, Oracle chief Larry Ellison has purchased Island Air, a local airline that factors in his development plans.

  • Oracle to Buy Acme Packet for About $2 Billion Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 9:03 AM ET
    Oracle CEO Larry Ellison

    Oracle has agreed to buy Acme Packet, which makes network equipment to speed up voice, video and data delivery across networks, for about $2 billion.

  • 'Obama Millionaires' Tuesday, 6 Nov 2012 | 2:29 PM ET
    'Obama Millionaires'

    Millionaires are better off than they were four years ago, or at least, there are more of them, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • *Workday shares reach session high $51.32. Oct 12- Shares of Workday Inc. The cloud computing company whose services compete with rivals such as Oracle Corp.

  • Ellison Eyeing the Lakers? Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 4:43 PM ET
    Ellison Eyeing the Lakers?

    CNBC's Robert Frank says Ellison's reported interest in bidding on AEG, which owns a piece of the Lakers, is in very preliminary stages. Mark Martiak, Premier Wealth Management, provides perspective.

  • stock listing back in May, the Pleasanton, California- based company opened New York Stock Exchange trading at $48.05. Earlier in the week, Workday raised its price range to $24 to $26 per share from $21 to $24 per share. The IPO values the company, founded by ex-PeopleSoft executives David Duffield and Aneel Bhusri, at almost $4.5 billion.

  • Oracle CEO to experiment on his Hawaiian island Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 10:33 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Oracle CEO Larry Ellison envisions his recently acquired Hawaiian island becoming a "little laboratory" for experimenting with more environmentally sound ways to live. Ellison's ambitions include converting sea water into fresh water on the 141- square-mile island of Lanai.

  • Larry Ellison

    What does Larry Ellison do with all those mansions — and what's he going to do with that $500,000 Hawaiian island? And why does he need a $4 billion line of credit? The Oracle CEO spoke about his curious spending habits in an exclusive interview with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.

  • Oracle's Ellison: expect Fusion take-up to quicken Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2- Oracle Corp CEO Larry Ellison expects strong take-up for its Internet-based "Fusion" software, a product suite crucial to its efforts to catch up with rivals like Inc in the fast-growing market.