Activist investor Carl Icahn teed off on the board of Dell, a day before computer maker's board is set to vote on an offer by its founder to take it private.
Jim Chanos tells CNBC he's betting against Hewlett-Packard—again. "We're still short," he says from the 2013 Delivering Alpha Conference, hosted by CNBC and Institutional Investor.
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Legendary hedge fund manager John Paulson remains undaunted by the huge plunge in gold, maintaining that the case for owning the yellow metal remains strong.
Legendary short seller Jim Chanos argued that a slowdown in mining is going to cut into Caterpillar's earnings faster and deeper than investors expect.
In an presentation at Delivering Alpha, a conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor, investor Jim Chanos reveals his “best idea” right now: betting against the stock price of a major American manufacturer.
The NetNet TV gang is joined by Yahoo's Aaron Task to talk about what happened this morning at Delivering Alpha.
Greg Fleming, Josh Friedman and Michael Hintze discuss where they see the biggest opportunities in the coming year, at the 2013 "Delivering Alpha" conference in New York City.
The credit bubble in China is "world-class" and it's getting "worse and worse and worse," hedge fund manager Jim Chanos tells CNBC.
What's happening now at Delivering Alpha.
Japan's corporate bond buyers aren't doing the credit work. They're just relying on ratings agencies, hedge fund manager Richard Perry says.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew shares his thoughts about financial reforms, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and how well Bernanke handled the economy during the economic crisis, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
The world's largest short-sell, James Chanos of Kynikos Associates, weighs in on why he believes investors are "misled by Chinese GDP numbers," and how he is making money there. And Chanos provides his perspective on the Fed's asset-buying program.
Hedge fund founder John Paulson is betting big on the telecom sector and it's paying off big-time. The latest win could be AT&T's $1.9 billion deal for Leap Wireless.
The Treasury secretary has managed to stay mostly in the background during his first few months in office. That may be about to change as a new debt ceiling battle heats up.
Legendary short seller Jim Chanos of Kynikos is still waiting on a fall for PC maker Hewlett-Packard, despite a rebound in the company's stock.
Mark Leibovich, "This Town" author, explains why he believes Washington is dysfunctional and far from being divided is perhaps a little too connected.
Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macroeconomics, provides his perspective on Fed policy and what he expects to hear from Chairman Bernanke today as he heads to Capitol Hill to address members of Congress.
As interest rates begin to trend higher, some investors are rethinking their strategy of rotating out of bond and into equities, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
CNBC's Kate Kelly provides a preview of CNBC's "Delivering Alpha" conference tomorrow in New York City, where some of the investment community's top leaders will speak, including keynote presenter Preet Bharara, famed short-seller Jim Chanos and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew.
Check out last year's top 10 picks from Omega Advisors founder Leon Cooperman and guess what you find? A 31 percent return.
Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors chairman & CEO, discusses what he hopes to hear from the Fed later today, adding there are plenty of stocks out there with more attractive yields than 10-year Treasurys. Cooperman also explains why he filed suit against Tetragon Financial and shares his top stock picks.
BlackRock CEO Larry Fink discusses his market outlook, the importance of investing for retirement and your "long-term needs," and the current economic environment.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports many of the industry's heavy hitters are meeting at Goldman Sachs' annual hedge fund symposium.
Joshua Harris, Apollo Global Management co-founder, discusses alternative investing in a changing world with CNBC's Leslie Picker at the Delivering Alpha conference 2019.
Escalating trade wars and plunging interest rates have jolted markets and sent the ever-elusive alpha deeper into hiding. So where are the leading global investors looking for opportunities? Which strategies have enough upside to justify their risk profile? CNBC's Sara Eisen moderates the discussion with Mary Callahan Erdoes, J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management CEO; Luke Ellis, Man Group CEO; Bruce Richards, Marathon Asset Management chairman and CEO; and Emmanuel Roman, PIMCO CEO at Delivering Alpha 2019.
In a room full of avowed capitalists, policies that sound to some like socialism are bound not to go over well.