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Carl Icahn pours $500 million more into Apple stock

SAN FRANCISCO - Activist investor Carl Icahn has raised his stake in Apple as he escalates his campaign to pressure the company into buying back more of its stock while the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-22/carl-icahn-pours-500-milli
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn takes unspecified stake in Apple

SAN FRANCISCO - Activist investor Carl Icahn thinks Apple should be doing more to revive its stock price, and wants to help CEO Tim Cook with the resuscitation.Icahn, an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-13/billionaire-investor-carl-
Investor focuses on ousting Yahoo board

...abandoning hopes for a truce with Yahoo Inc., investor Carl Icahn sharpened his focus on replacing the Internet company's...prepared to let you, our stockholders, not Microsoft and Carl Icahn, decide what is in your best interests and we look forward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/15/bus_465709.shtml
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Yahoo truce leaves sale to Microsoft on the table

...Inc. averted a showdown with rabble-rousing investor Carl Icahn on Monday by giving him three seats on its board of directors...other, Yahoo Inc.'s leadership and activist investor Carl Icahn negotiated a cease-fire that will give Mr. Icahn three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/22/bus_466555.shtml
Business
Single PayPal likely to partner with eBay competitors, aggressively fight for mobile space

...division.The move marks a 180-degree turn for eBay Inc. CEO John Donahoe, who had been spurning activist investor Carl Icahn's call to spin off PayPal. Dona hoe, who will step down after the split is finalized next year, said he now agrees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-30/single-paypal-likely-partn
Family Dollar bucks Dollar General bid again

...for a lifeline after running into some financial stress, shuttering stores and cutting prices. In June shareholder Carl Icahn urged the Matthews, N.C.-based company to put itself up for sale.A month later Family Dollar Stores Inc. accepted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-05/family-dollar-bucks-dollar
Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar

...has shuttered some of its stores and cut prices in an attempt to increase foot traffic. In June, activist investor Carl Icahn urged the company to put itself up for sale. Family Dollar accepted an $8.5 billion offer from Dollar Tree Inc...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-10/dollar-general-launches-ho
Mickelson cooperates in probe into insider trading

...analyzing trades Mickelson and Las Vegas gambler Billy Walters made involving Clorox at the same time activist investor Carl Icahn was attempting to take over the company.The official was unauthorized to speak about the ongoing investigation and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-05-31/mickelson-cooperates-probe-i
Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

...Cook and the rest of the board increased the amount being spent on Apple's stock under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn, who began accumulating his 0.8 percent stake in the company last summer when the stock was hovering around a split-adjusted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/apples-stock-bounces-back-
Biz bits

...during that time.GM wouldn't comment Thursday on the possibility of another fine.In other newsACTIVIST INVESTOR Carl Icahn said Thursday that he wants to see Family Dollar Stores Inc. sold at once, and he told the Matthews, N.C.-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-19/biz-bits