Carl Icahn


Carl Icahn Says Apple is Dramatically Undervalued

Carl Icahn Says Apple is Dramatically Undervalued

Major Apple Shareholder publishes open letter saying that Apple share price is dramatically undervalued. He says the stock pric...

Oct 9 2014, 9:48am CDT

Siri Is For Sale: Will Apple and Samsung Fight Over Nuance?

Siri Is For Sale: Will Apple and Samsung Fight Over Nuance?

While Apple and Samsung battle for mobile phone supremacy, Carl Icahn may be hoping their rivalry will drive up the price of on...

Jun 17 2014, 12:57pm CDT

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Nuance Communications is reportedly holding talks with potential buyers, and one of them is Samsung....

Jun 17 2014, 2:20am CDT

Tim Cook, Dr. Dre And The Battle For Apple's Cash

Tim Cook, Dr. Dre And The Battle For Apple's Cash

The news that Apple is nearing a $3.2 billion acquisition to buy Beats Electronics is one of the biggest business stories in th...

May 12 2014, 9:56am CDT

Apple Stock Split is 7-For-1

Apple Stock Split is 7-For-1

Talk about burying the lede. Apple announced a 7-for-1 stock split Wednesday, but not until the last sentence of a press releas...

Apr 24 2014, 1:12am CDT

EBay and Icahn settle Proxy Fight

EBay and Icahn settle Proxy Fight

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Carl Icahn is backing down from his push to remake eBay, settling an acrimonious dispute just ahead of...

Apr 10 2014, 8:35am CDT

SEC fines Lions Gate $7.5M related to Icahn spat

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission levied a $7.5 million fine against movie studio Lions Gate Entertainme...

Mar 13 2014, 3:41pm CDT

50 Billionaires To Follow On Twitter

50 Billionaires To Follow On Twitter

The entrepreneurial experience necessary to build a ten-figure fortune make billionaires a fount of business knowledge. Some of...

Mar 6 2014, 4:12am CST

I4U news

Ahead of the Bell: Apple to hold annual meeting

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple stockholders will get a chance to grill CEO Tim Cook about the company's product strategy, acqui...

Feb 28 2014, 5:46am CST

Ebay's Omidyar: $450 Million Richer Since Icahn Attack

Ebay's Omidyar: $450 Million Richer Since Icahn Attack

Carl Icahn has a mouth that moves markets, and eBay founder Pierre Omidyar is cashing in on all the talk. Ebay shares have soar...

Feb 27 2014, 12:15pm CST

EBay responds to Icahn, says sticking with PayPal

NEW YORK (AP) — EBay and activist shareholder Carl Icahn are continuing their war of words over PayPal. The billionaire has bee...

Feb 24 2014, 2:26pm CST

Icahn backs off plan for $50B Apple share buyback

Activist investor Carl Icahn is backing off his proposal that Apple spend $50 billion buying back its own stock during the curr...

Feb 10 2014, 11:26am CST

Apple buys $14B In Own Stock

Apple buys $14B In Own Stock

Report says Apple repurchased $14 billion of its stock in 2 weeks since posting 1Q results NEW YORK (AP) — Apple has reportedly...

Feb 7 2014, 7:37am CST

Can Box.com Founder Aaron Levie Stop Talking As IPO Looms?

Can Box.com Founder Aaron Levie Stop Talking As IPO Looms?

Aaron Levie, the 29-year-old founder of closely held Box.com, calls himself the online storage company’s “chief magician.” Chie...

Feb 1 2014, 5:49am CST

Can Apple, Fed, Calm Stocks Amid Perfect Storm?

Can Apple, Fed, Calm Stocks Amid Perfect Storm?

Many stock market investors have been looking for an excuse to take some profits off the table after the 30% gains of 2013 — an...

Jan 28 2014, 4:17am CST

Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Carl Icahn tweeted on Thursday, January 23, announcing that he had bought another $500 million of Apple’s stock that day ($1 bi...

Jan 27 2014, 6:40am CST

Carl Icahn snaps up another $500M of Apple stock

Carl Icahn Buys another $500M of Apple Shares

Billionaire Icahn invests another $500 million in Apple, arguing the stock remains a bargain SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Outspoken bil...

Jan 24 2014, 6:26am CST

Icahn Continues to Bet on Apple Stock

Icahn Continues to Bet on Apple Stock

Carl Icahn invests another $500 million in Apple with vote on stock-buyback proposal looming SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Activist inve...

Jan 23 2014, 2:45am CST

Dimon, Zuckerberg, Obama, Bezos, And More: Memorable Quotes Of 2013

Dimon, Zuckerberg, Obama, Bezos, And More: Memorable Quotes Of 2013

2013 saw more than its fair share of major storylines, everything from the gravity-defying performance of the equity markets to...

Jan 1 2014, 7:26pm CST

Nine Notable Tweets Of 2013

Nine Notable Tweets Of 2013

Twitter became many things in the year 2013. A public company, for one. But also an increasing source of breaking news and a pl...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

I4U news

Apple Puts Carl Icahn's $150 Billion Buyback Proposal To Shareholders

As we know Carl Icahn has been urging Apple's management and Tim Cook to increase the share buyback and dividend distributions...

Dec 28 2013, 12:21pm CST

Icahn Increases Investment and Pushing Apple for $150 Billion Buyback

Icahn Increases Investment and Pushing Apple for $150 Billion Buyback

Mr. Icahn posted a letter to the Apple CEO Tim Cooper on his own website, which reveals that he had raised his share in Apple I...

Oct 25 2013, 9:48am CDT

Carl Icahn and Tim Cook to Discuss Buyback Magnitude Over Dinner

Carl Icahn and Tim Cook to Discuss Buyback Magnitude Over Dinner

Apple CEO, Tim Cook and its big investor, Carl Icahn are planning to have dinner together in September. They will discuss buyba...

Aug 23 2013, 7:06am CDT

Apple's Stock set to Bounce over $1,000

Apple's Stock set to Bounce over $1,000

All signs point now to the Apple stock swinging back and higher than before by Q1 2014. Why? There are several reasons....

Aug 14 2013, 6:14am CDT

Michael Dell Boosts Buyout Bid to $13.75 per Share; Delays Shareholder Vote to Aug 2

Michael Dell Boosts Buyout Bid to $13.75 per Share; Delays Shareholder Vote to Aug 2

Dell just announces that Michael Dell and Silver Lake have boosted their bidding rate to $13.75 per share in order to get a hol...

Jul 24 2013, 9:52am CDT

Dell Buyout of $24.4 Billion Wins Support From ISS

Dell Buyout of $24.4 Billion Wins Support From ISS

A Dell buyout was being originally forestalled by the ISS. Then something happened. The ISS decided to support the $24.4 billio...

Jul 9 2013, 5:03am CDT

Yahoo! settles with Carl Icahn

Yahoo! announced today that it has reached an agreement with Carl Icahn to settle their pending proxy contest related to the Co...

Jul 21 2008, 7:23am CDT

Yahoo! wants to be bought as a whole, rejects latest Microsoft and Icahn Plan

Yahoo! announced yesterday that it has rejected a joint proposal from Microsoft Corporation and Carl Icahn for a complex restru...

Jul 13 2008, 7:19am CDT

Yahoo back in the News with AOL Merger Talks and rekindled Microsoft Interest

Microsoft and Billionaire financier Icahn had a chat last week and the message to Yahoo is that Microsoft is still interested t...

Jul 7 2008, 10:00am CDT

Icahn Says Yahoo Board Sabotaged Microsoft Bid

When Microsoft offered to buy Yahoo at nearly $48 billion USD many analyst and shareholders felt the offer was more than genero...

Jun 5 2008, 8:47am CDT

Yahoo responds to Carl Icahn's Proxy Fight

Yahoo! Inc. sent a letter in response to Carl Icahn's announcement regarding his intention to nominate a slate of ten directors...

May 16 2008, 2:13am CDT

Carl Icahn Attempts to Oust Yahoo Board

The saga of Microsoft and Yahoo may not be over yet. Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has announced that he plans to attempt to...

May 15 2008, 8:57am CDT

Icahn launches Yahoo Proxy Contest

As already expected Billionaire invest Carl Icahn launching a proxy contest to unseat Yahoo Inc.'s board of directors according...

May 15 2008, 3:00am CDT