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Carl Icahn

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  • Dollar General questions motives of Family Dollar CEO

    (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp questioned whether Family Dollar Stores Inc Chief Executive Howard Levine was being driven by self-interest in his support of a proposed takeover of his company by Dollar Tree Inc . Dollar General, which has made its own...
  • EBay considering PayPal spinoff: report

    EBay considering PayPal spinoff: report
    (Reuters) - EBay Inc is considering a spinoff of PayPal, its fast-growing payments unit, as soon as next year, tech news website The Information reported, citing sources. Shares of the online retailer jumped nearly 4 percent to $55.48 at midday. EBay...
  • EBay estudia la escisión de Paypal: medio

    (Reuters) - 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,...
  • Family Dollar rejects Dollar General, will stick with Dollar Tree

    Family Dollar rejected a $9.7 billion upset bid from rival Dollar General on Thursday, and will instead stick with Dollar Tree, which agreed to buy the company in July. The vote by Family Dollar's board of directors to reject Dollar General was...
  • Top U.S. hedge funds up Walgreen shares; lose some taste for Apple

    (Reuters) - Top U.S. hedge fund managers did some shopping for shares of discount retailer Dollar General Corp and drug store operator Walgreen Co in the second quarter. Daniel Loeb's Third Point added 1 million shares of Dollar General, raising his...
  • Pershing Square Holdings fund up 27.2 percent year to date through July

    BOSTON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor William Ackman's Pershing Square Holdings has risen 27.2 percent this year, according to an investor in the fund, after extending its gains modestly last month when many hedge fund managers suffered losses. The...
  • Dollar General won't back off Family Dollar acquisition

    Dollar General said Thursday that it won't back off its attempt to buy Family Dollar, after the North Carolina-based retailer rejected its bid and stuck with plans to be acquired instead by Dollar Tree. The swift rejection, coming just four days after...
  • EBay evalúa escisión de servicio de pagos PayPal: reporte

    (Reuters) - EBay Inc está considerando para el próximo año una escisión de PayPal, su unidad de pagos de veloz crecimiento, informó el sitio en internet de noticias tecnológicas The Information, citando fuentes. Las acciones del minorista online subieron...
  • After a bumpy week, Phil Mickelson focuses on golf

    After a bumpy week, Phil Mickelson focuses on golf
    A tumultuous week behind him, Phil Mickelson is turning his attention to the upcoming U.S. Open. Mickelson planned to spend his off days -- Monday and Tuesday -- at Pinehurst, where he'll dial in the course and work on his game. "I need to putt a...
  • Pink slips to 1,000 casino workers at Atlantic City's Trump Plaza

    ATLANTIC CITY N.J. — Notices of job losses went out on Monday for roughly 1,000 employees of Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in anticipation of a Sept. 16 closure, the company said in a statement. The pink slips came as the company...
  • Liberal Arts Deliver Lifetime Skills

    Having been in academia for more than 30 years and having been through the process with my own daughters, I understand that many parents and students face daunting decisions regarding college. Where to go? What major to choose? For many — in fact,...