Hedge Funds Carl Icahn

  • The New York- based firm, which managed $11 billion at its peak in 2015, will liquidate its Jana Partners and Jana Nirvana funds, the firm told its investors in a letter seen by Reuters. Instead it will focus solely on its Jana Strategic Investment fund, which manages $1.5 billion, and will also launch its Jana Impact Capital fund later this year, which will focus more...

  • Activist investor Carl Icahn building a stake in Ceaser's

    CNBC's Leslie Picker discusses Caesars' stock jump after billionaire Carl Icahn takes a stake in the gambling giant, according to sources. Last year, Tilman Fertitta, owner of the Houston Rockets and Landry’s, proposed a deal of $13 cash and stock for Caesars. Shares of Caesars jumped in early trading on Friday after falling 46 percent last year.

  • Carl Icahn is building a stake in Caesars

    CNBC's David Faber reports on investor Carl Icahn building a stake in casino company. The size of Icahn’s stake is not immediately known. Caesars shares jumped 6.8 percent on Friday.

  • Jan 11- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is building a stake in casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp, CNBC reported https://cnb.cx/2TKjvwR on Friday, citing sources familiar with the matter. The company's shares jumped more than 7 percent in early trading. The size of Icahn's stake was not immediately known.

  • Jan 7- Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP on Monday called on Dollar Tree Inc to sell its underperforming Family Dollar business and proposed replacing a majority of the board after revealing a stake in the U.S. discount retailer. Starboard is seeking to capitalize on criticism from some investors and analysts that Dollar Tree should consider raising...

  • Jan 7- Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP on Monday called on Dollar Tree Inc to sell its underperforming Family Dollar business and proposed replacing a majority of the board after revealing a stake in the U.S. discount retailer. Starboard is seeking to capitalize on criticism from some investors and analysts that Dollar Tree should consider raising...

  • Dell said its Class C shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Dec. 28. The company sweetened the offer for the VMware tracking stockholders to $23.9 billion from $21.7 billion in November, helping it win backing from shareholders, including Carl Icahn, who had opposed the initial offer. The deal, announced in July, allows Dell to become...

  • Dell said its Class C shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Dec. 28. The company sweetened the offer for the VMware tracking stockholders to $23.9 billion from $21.7 billion in November, helping it win backing from shareholders, including Carl Icahn, who had opposed the initial offer. The deal, announced in July, allows Dell to become...

  • Dell shareholders approve buyout of DVMT shares

    CNBC's 'Squawk on the Street' team discuss Dell shareholders approving the share buyout of DVMT which could lead to Dell becoming a public company once again.

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  • Dell earlier this month sweetened its cash-and-stock offer to $23.9 billion, winning backing from shareholders including Carl Icahn, who had opposed the initial bid, as well as from Elliott Management and Canyon Partners. "We expect the transaction to close in this calendar year, with the projected close date and first day of trading for the Class C common stock...

  • Dell earlier this month sweetened its cash-and-stock offer to $23.9 billion, winning backing from shareholders including Carl Icahn, who had opposed the initial bid, as well as from Elliott Management and Canyon Partners. Dell reported an 11 percent jump in revenue from its Client Solutions Group, which includes products such as desktop PCs, notebooks and...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 28- The Trump Administration has temporarily frozen a program meant to exempt small oil refineries in financial distress from the U.S. biofuels law, as it reviews the scoring system to evaluate applications, according to two sources familiar with the matter. The review means changes are likely to the program, which has become a lightning rod of...

  • Nov 15- Dell Technologies on Thursday raised its offer to buy back shares tied to its interest in software maker VMware to $120 per share, sweetening the deal for shareholders with an additional $5 billion in cash. In July, the computer maker offered to pay $21.7 billion, or $109 per share, in cash and stock to buy back shares tied to its interest in VMware, returning...

  • Faber Report: Dell offers $120 per share in cash for tracking stock

    CNBC's David Faber reports on Dell's new offer for its tracking stock.

  • Nov 15- Dell Technologies on Thursday raised its offer to buy back shares tied to its interest in software maker VMware to $120 per share, still way short of the $300 price suggested by activist investor Carl Icahn. The computer maker in July offered to pay $21.7 billion, or $109 per share, in cash and stock to buy back shares tied to its interest in VMware, returning...

  • Nov 15- Dell Technologies on Thursday raised its offer to buy back shares tied to its interest in software maker VMWare to $120 per share from its previous offer of $109, still way short of the $300 price suggested by activist investor Carl Icahn. The computer maker in July offered to pay $21.7 billion in cash and stock to buy back shares tied to its interest in...

  • Dell raises offer to buy its tracking stock

    CNBC's 'Squawk Box' team discuses the latest the fight between Carl Ichan and Micheal Dell over tracking stock VMware.

  • Nov 13- Dell Technologies Inc is working with investment banks to add more cash to a $21.7 billion offer to buy back a "tracking stock" tied to its software company VMware Inc following investor opposition, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The move comes after several investors in the tracking stock, including billionaire Carl Icahn, said they...