Carl Icahn

Jack Dorsey says he’ll continue running both Square and Twitter

As Twitter’s growth continues to stall and increasingly becomes an issue, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s double-time running both Twitter and Square has become a big question mark — and Dorse

Apple’s loudest activist investor just dumped his stake

Carl Icahn, one of Apple’s biggest activist investors, told CNBC he has exited his position in the company. He was known for basically trying to pressure Apple into bumping up its efforts to r

Netflix Surges 8% To All-Time High On News Of New Price Target And Japan Launch Date

On a day the NASDAQ was down about 0.2 percent, Netflix hit a new all-time high during intra-day trading, hitting $122.78 and eventually closing at $121.00 per share, up 7.5 percent on the day. The

Netflix Splits Stock And Icahn Cashes Out, Volatility Ensues

It's been a busy 24 hours for Netflix stock. Yesterday the company announced that its board has approved a 7-for-1 stock split. This announcement immediately sent shares soaring more than 3 percent

Lyft Raises An Additional $150M, Including $100M From Carl Icahn

It may not have the mega-valuation of rival Uber, but ridesharing startup Lyft’s new $150 million extension to its $530 million round from March certainly puts it in the upper stratosphere of st

eBay Fires Off Another Anti-Icahn Missive To Convince Shareholders To Hold On To PayPal

As <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ebay.com">eBay's</a> May 13 annual stockholders' meeting approaches, the e-commerce giant has published <a target="_blank" href="http://www.businesswire.com/news

Icahn’s $150B Apple Gambit Could Transform The Management Of Cash-Rich Tech Giants

Having amassed a nearly $2 billion stake in Apple, Icahn recently had dinner with the company's CEO Tim Cook. His pitch: A $150 billion buyback. The pair are set to discuss the idea more in a few week

Carl Icahn and Southeastern Propose Alternative Offer To Michael Dell’s Buyout

Dell shareholders Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management have teamed up to propose an alternative offer to founder Michael Dell's $24.4 billion leveraged buyout deal.

Blackstone Reportedly Withdraws Bid For Dell, Citing “Deteriorating” Business

Blackstone has reportedly withdrawn its bid for Dell, leaving the way open for founder Michael Dell and Silver Lake to buy out the company, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2013

Carl Icahn In Talks With Motorola About Its Massive Patent Portfolio

In the land of mobile, patents have never been more crucial. He with the most patents has the most power. Period. In the last few months alone we’ve seen <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/app

Carl Icahn Says His Work Is Done, Resigns From Yahoo's Board

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/carl-icahn-173x200.jpg" width="173" height="200" /> Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is resigning from Yahoo's board of directors. According