By Quoth the Raven : In honor of the Late Show going off the air, I wanted to pay homage to Mr. Letterman somehow - and the opportunity presented itself to me last night. As I arrived home and checked my Twitter ( TWTR ) feed, I saw that Mr. Icahn had once again subjected himself to an interview on
SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Carl Icahn backed off calls for eBay Inc to spin out its fast-growing PayPal payments unit on Thursday, after the billionaire investor failed to drum up support from the e-commerce company's major shareholders.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 10 (Reuters) - Activist investor Carl Icahn admitted on Thursday that several major shareholders in eBay Inc he had spoken to did not want to see fast-growing payments division...
NEW YORK, April 10 (Reuters) - EBay Inc and Carl Icahn have ended their proxy fight, with the activist investor dropping his proposal that the e-commerce company split off its PayPal payments unit and withdrawing his two nominees for the eBay board.
eBay ( EBAY ) has reached an agreement with investor Carl Icahn to settle a proxy fight, according to a company statement. Icahn has dropped his battle for two nominees after eBay added David
Carl Icahn has dropped his proposal to split eBay ( EBAY ) and PayPal and has withdrawn his nominees for the board, reports Bloomberg. Shares -2% premarket Post your comment!
payment platform. If this weren't enough to get investors excited about the company's stranglehold on the Internet, Carl Icahn is taking some major steps to coerce the market to recognize eBay's true intrinsic value. The activist guru is encouraging
On Thursday, eBay announced that it has ended its proxy fight with activist investor Carl Icahn ahead of its May 13 annual shareholder meeting, with Icahn withdrawing his proposal to separate PayPal from eBay's Marketplaces
YCharts : By Jeff Bailey The concept of spinoffs is getting lots of love lately among activist hedge fund managers - from Carl Icahn , whatever he's calling himself these days, and even among some corporate CEOs anxious to boost share price. Just last
Baidu ( BIDU ), Qihoo 360 ( QIHU ), and Sina Corp ( SINA ) have begun to experience depressions in share price. Investors Carl Icahn and Benjamin Graham salivate towards poorly interpreted bad news. After all, depressed valuations have the greatest potential