Yesterday at the end of his Ira Sohn presentation (after telling Steve Ballmer to do the right thing and quit Microsoft), David Einhorn added “Go Mets!” with little grin on his face, like he had a secret…which apparently was that he just bought a minority stake in the team.
I'm shocked. I knew that there would someone who would agree to pay $200 million for a minority share of the New York Mets. I just didn't think it would David Einhorn of all people. If you don't know of Einhorn, he's not exactly a "sit back and watch" kind of guy.
Stocks slumped, led by materials, after an unexpected gain in jobless claims and after a second reading on first quarter economic growth was reported as unchanged.
David Einhorn calls on the tech company to fire its CEO, Steve Ballmer. Insight with Brendan Barnicle, Pacific Crest, and CNBC's David Faber.
From the entire S&P 500, which stocks are analysts expecting to have the biggest pops? Find out!
Each quarter near the end of the earnings season, CNBC.com publishes a list of 20 stocks in the S&P 500 trading at the greatest premiums or discounts to their analysts’ consensus target prices.
Forget LinkedIn (for five minutes)... it's IPO Tuesday and we're not gonna mention the social network again on this page. Time to line up for the Russian Google, a Swiss commodities giant and America's toxic assets survivor. Here's what we're watching...
Stocks closed sharply lower, triggered by worries over euro zone debt troubles and signs of a slowing economy in Europe and Asia.
Stocks pared losses but remained significantly lower on worries over euro zone debt troubles, and signs of a slowing economy in Europe and Asia.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
Manufacturers are delivering an ever growing roster of exercise games and interactive fitness technology to health clubs, YMCAs, park, recreation centers and even schools.
Following LinkedIn's stellar debut on the New York Stock Exchange, investors are wondering about the sustainability of social-networking companies' lofty valuations.
These are several plays that will climb in the short- and long-run, Kevin Sanderford, principal of Colorado West Investments and James Dailey, CIO and senior portfolio manager at Team Asset Strategy Fund.
The Fast Money team was cleaning house at the most troubled tech companies Wednesday. So which beleaguered CEOs should go?
A look at which tech CEOs need to go before their companies can grow, with Colin Gillis, BGC Partners.
Following Dell’s news on improving margins and the firm's "ability to weather a weakened consumer PC market," Tom Smith, computer hardware analyst at Standard & Poor's Equity Research, said he raised his rating on the stock to “buy” from “hold.”
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
Every time some big clumsy corporate behemoth buys a popular consumer-tech product, David Pogue cringes. It almost never works out.
The glut of sales and initial public offerings (IPO) in the social media sector expected during this year could be indicative of a tech bubble similar to a decade ago, analysts have told CNBC.com.
Stocks slumped on Monday as technology stocks unraveled, and investors worried that continuing woes over the euro zone debt crisis could put a damper on the economic recovery moved out of riskier assets.