Articles From: UPDATE: This is how big Icahn's payoff was on Family Dollar to UPDATE: Time Warner, Ralph Lauren are stocks to watch


2014/7/28
By Tomi Kilgore The rich get richer, as activist investor Carl Icahn made at least $149 million in less than two months from his investment in discount retailer Family Dollar Late on June 6, Icahn disclosed in a tweet that he owned a stake of more than 9% in Family Dollar shares (FDO). At the June 6 closing price of $60.53, the 10,691,011 shares that Icahn owned were worth $647,126,895.83. At $74.50, the price Dollar Tree (DLTR) is paying for each of Family Dollar's shares, Icahn's stake is worth $796.480,319.50. That's a cool $149,353,423.67, or 23% increase, in 52 days.
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By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Parents, stop making your kids patty melts, BLTs and ham-and-cheese sandwiches --
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2014/8/12
By Jennifer Booton NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Apple Inc. could lose a quarter of its smartphone market share by next year amid intensifying competition from emerging markets, Fitch Ratings warned in a report Tuesday.
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2014/7/15
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Thanks to a combination of slick pricing, frequent couponing and confusing discounting, retailers routinely trick consumers into thinking they got a great deal on an item -- when in fact they paid way more than they should have.
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2014/7/14
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Thanks to a combination of slick pricing, frequent couponing and confusing discounting, retailers routinely trick consumers into thinking they got a great deal on an item -- when in fact they paid way more than they should have.
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2014/9/15
By Amy Hoak, MarketWatch Prospective home buyers are confident that they'll be able to find an affordable mortgage to make their purchase.
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2014/7/21
By Amy Hoak, MarketWatch Prospective home buyers are confident that they'll be able to find an affordable mortgage to make their purchase.
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2014/9/23
By David Weidner, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.'s initial public offering, by superficial measures, was a huge success.
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2014/7/30
By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch A quick look at two of this year's hottest stocks shows that investors chasing fads could take quite a beating if they aren't careful.
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2014/8/21
By Jeff Reeves, MarketWatch It's fashionable to be bearish these days, what with talk about elevated valuations and the near-certain end of quantitative easing in the fall.
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2014/10/2
By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch Starboard Value's letter to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer last week proposing a merger between Yahoo's core business with AOL presented a complicated scenario.
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2014/9/2
By Michael Brush You have to admire the courage of anyone taking the ice bucket challenge.
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2014/9/6
By Jason Meyer In this week's 'Best of the Trading Deck,' we spotlight columns discussing what's to like about the current setup for speculative growth traders, another with a look at the S&P for the near term, and more.
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By Ben Eisen, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The recent history of the world's largest bond-fund manager has often been measured in the money that investors deposit and withdraw.
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2014/9/5
By Catey Hill, MarketWatch Are you ready to sport a man purse?
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2014/7/14
By Ruth Mantell, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- There's a lot that's holding back U.S. home sales and construction rates.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks making notable moves on Wednesday: Gainers Tiffany & Co.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks to watch on Wednesday: Gainers Tiffany & Co.
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By Angela Johnson and William Watts, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are stocks making notable moves on Tuesday: Gainers DSW Inc.(DSW): The discount shoe-retailer reported stronger-than-expectedsecond-quarter results early Tuesday.
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By Russ Britt, MarketWatch LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- Unlike its sister company, Time Warner Cable Inc. may not be a twinkle in Rupert Murdoch's eye just yet, but it might please investors all the same when it reports earnings on Thursday While Time Warner Inc. (TWX) is grabbing the spotlight as the possible object of Murdoch's and News Corp.'s (NWS) acquisition affections, Time Warner Cable (TWC) is getting more attention for its controversial deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers than anything else these days.
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Time Warner Inc. (TWX) jumped 13% to $79.98 Wednesday after CNBC reported that the media company rejected an $80 billion buyout offer from 21st Century Fox (NWS). The report, which cited sources familiar with the matter, was worth $85 per share in cash and stock.
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NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Time Warner Inc. (TWX) remained 10% lower after the media company reported profit that topped Wall Street expectations Wednesday Morning.
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2014/8/6
By Angela Johnson and Ben Eisen, MarketWatch Groupon skids; AOL climbs -Angela Johnson; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks that are making notable premarket moves on Wednesday: Decliners Time Warner Inc.(TWX): The stock sank after the closing bell on Tuesday when 21st Century Fox Inc. withdrew its bid for the media company.
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By Ben Eisen and Tom Bemis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks that are moving in Wednesday's premarket trade: Gainers Time Warner Inc.(TWX): The media company rejected an $80 billion buyout offer from 21st Century Fox Inc. (NWS), which is determined to buy the company, CNBC reported.
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By Ben Eisen and Tom Bemis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks that are moving in Wednesday's premarket trade: Gainers Time Warner Inc.(TWX): The media company rejected an $80 billion buyout offer from 21st Century Fox Inc. (NWS), which is determined to buy the company, CNBC and The New York Times reported.
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By Ben Eisen and Tom Bemis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks that are moving in Wednesday trade: Gainers Time Warner Inc.(TWX): The media company rejected an $80 billion offer from 21st Century Fox Inc. (NWS), which is determined to buy the company, CNBC and The New York Times reported.
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2014/8/6
By Angela Johnson, MarketWatch 21st Century Fox jumps on end to Time Warner bid -Angela Johnson; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Stocks that could make notable moves on Wednesday: Groupon Inc.(GRPN): The daily deals site reported second-quarter revenue that fell short of Wall Street expectations.
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