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Carl Icahn

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  • Carl Icahn to Apple CEO: Company Shares Are Worth Double Current Price

    Activist investor Carl Icahn, who owns 53 million shares in Apple, posted a letter to CEO Tim Cook Thursday urging the company to use its cash hoard to increase share repurchases and saying the company's stock is currently trading at half its value...
  • Atlantic City casino workers protest cuts at Trump Taj Mahal

    Atlantic City casino workers protest cuts at Trump Taj Mahal
    Atlantic City arrested 24 people who blocked streets in the New Jersey city on Wednesday as hundreds of casino workers demonstrated against plans by the Trump Taj Mahal to cut pension and health benefits. "Hopefully, we're getting our voices heard,...
  • CEO turnover rises last month

    Turnover among CEOs rose slightly percent in September from the month before, according to a report released Wednesday. The report, by outplacement firm Challenger, Grey & Christmas, said 124 CEOs left their jobs last month, up 4.2 percent from August....
  • New Bethlehem Sands Casino exec plans major expansion

    New Bethlehem Sands Casino exec plans major expansion
    Sands Bethlehem is arguably Pennsylvania's most successful casino, but new President Mark Juliano said the $800 million gambling complex will not be standing pat on its accomplishments. Juliano, an elementary school teacher-turned casino executive who...
  • EBay agrees to spin off PayPal after pressure from activist investors

    EBay agrees to spin off PayPal after pressure from activist investors
    In the 1980s, the heyday of the corporate raiders, Carl Icahn made a name for himself as a persistent aggressor. He went after stodgy, old-line companies — Gulf & Western, Western Union, Phillips Petroleum, TWA — hellbent to break them up...
  • Ebay se separa de su filial de pagos Paypal en 2015

    Ebay se separa de su filial de pagos Paypal en 2015
    MIAMI - Ebay dijo que escindirá PayPal, su unidad de pagos que está creciendo rápidamente y que se convertirá en una empresa que cotice en bolsa en el segundo semestre de 2015. La noticia provocaba un alza de un 7 por ciento de las acciones de eBay a...
  • EBay plans PayPal spinoff in 2015

    EBay plans PayPal spinoff in 2015
    EBay Inc. plans to spin off its PayPal unit next year, bowing to activist investor Carl Icahn's argument that the move would free the fast-growing payments business to compete more fiercely in the competitive mobile payments market. The move, announced...
  • EBay will spin off PayPal, giving in to Carl Icahn

    EBay will spin off PayPal, giving in to Carl Icahn
    Online marketplace EBay Inc. is bowing to investor pressure by spinning off its payment business PayPal into a separate publicly-traded company by 2015. Wall Street cheered the news Tuesday and pushed up shares of EBay by 6.8% to $56.24 in morning...
  • EBay to spin off PayPal in 2015

    EBay to spin off PayPal in 2015
    EBay plans to spin off its PayPal unit next year, bowing to activist investor Carl Icahn's argument that the move would free the fast-growing payments business to compete more fiercely in the competitive mobile payments market. The move, announced on...
  • McDonald's shares rise, rumors ensue

    Shares of McDonald’s Corp. jumped as much as 2.7 percent on Monday afternoon, the biggest percentage gain in months for the world’s largest restaurant company, amid social media speculation that a major investor might be eating up the shares....
  • EBay estudia separarse de Paypal

    EBay estudia separarse de Paypal
    MIAMI - La compañía de comercio online eBay está considerando desprenderse de su unidad PayPal tan pronto como el próximo año, informó la web de noticias The Information citando fuentes. Las acciones de eBay subían un 5 por ciento en el Nasdaq a 56,08...