Category Archives: Carl Icahn

Tech Shareholder Activism Increasing

As M&A picks up generally, and the tech sector in particular, shareholder activism is on the rise as well. Activism Monthly’s (which is about business rabble-rousing, not social rabble-rousing) latest issue includes an article discussing the technology industry.  According to … Continue reading

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After Dell Pushes Back Record Date for Buyout, Hedge Funds Respond By Buying Dell Shares

Shorter term investors looking for a quick exit now eligible to vote on the Michael Dell/Silver Lake buyout. The much-discussed Dell buyout previous had a record date of June 3, meaning you had to be a stockholder on that day … Continue reading

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Transocean Has Nothing Good To Say About Icahn Nominees

Transocean explodes with a gusher of crude quotes in a press release responding to ISS’ assessment of Carl Icahn’s nominees. Carl Icahn is looking for some representation on the board of directors of Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG), and ISS agrees … Continue reading

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Icahn/Ackman Fight Heating Up

War of Words Between Hedge Fund/Buyout Fund Giants Continues After Carl Icahn dissed [Ed.:  In the parlance of our times.] Bill Ackman in an interview with Bloomberg TV, Ackman issued a press release suggesting that Icahn was less than honest.  … Continue reading

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New Post on Carl Icahn’s Bet On Netflix Now Available in Our PRO Reports Section

New PRO Report on Netflix, Inc. and how Carl Icahn made a boatload of money on it in about 6 months. Join now to get our PRO Reports!

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A Beaver Dam Made of Call Options: Icahn Takes Major Stake in Netflix.

Activist Investor Icahn Buys Shares of Netflix, Calls It “Undervalued” It is always a good day at the Underdisclosed.com offices when Carl Icahn makes a new Schedule 13D filing.  Today, the hamsters are talking about Netflix. Activist investor, mogul and … Continue reading

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I-Cahn Do It! The Activists Win Again As Icahn Rides In The Front Cab At Truck Maker Navistar.

Navistar International Corporation (NAV) had been besieged by Carl Icahn, as well as Mark Rachesky of MHR Fund Management, who was not happy with their performance, particularly how it hit his wallet. “I have a message for the Navistar Board: … Continue reading

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