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Jana Partners Increases Its Activist Stakes Handily

Jana Partners is a very well-known activist fund, and it has a solid track record of effecting change in some of the companies it gets involved in. Its latest 13F ...
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Selling a $710 Honda on eBay

To find out how wide the range of products and services available on eBay is, turn to the auto section. The owner of a Honda Accord EX 1999 model offers ...
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Apple, Alibaba Post New Highs on Tie-Up Comment

When the guy who engineered the world’s largest-ever initial public offering (IPO) says he is interested in partnering with the world’s largest company by market cap, people notice. The founder ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

October 16, 2014: Equities got off to a slow start before punching through the break-even line early in the afternoon. But the gains were small and didn’t last. Here are ...
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Brand Loyalty Leaders Chock Full of Techs

Of the top 100 product categories and brands in a new ranking of customer loyalty leaders, nearly half (45) are tech companies engaged in digital and social networks and products. ...
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A Second Look at eBay Earnings: Not So Bad, But …

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) reported third-quarter 2014 results after the markets closed Wednesday. The e-commerce giant posted $0.68 in earnings per share and $4.35 billion in revenue, against Thomson Reuters ...
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eBay Earnings Were Not Impressive, Outlook Even Less So

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) reported third-quarter 2014 results after the markets closed Wednesday. The e-commerce giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.68 on revenues of $4.35 billion. ...
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What to Expect From eBay Earnings

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is set to report its earnings after the market closes on Wednesday. Thomson Reuters has consensus earnings estimates of $0.67 per share on $4.37 billion in ...
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Carl Icahn Promises ‘Interesting’ Letter to Apple

UPDATE: The letter is out and Icahn has lived up to his promise for an interesting open letter. Activist investor Carl Icahn tweeted a message late Wednesday morning that he ...
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Ratings Agency No Fan of eBay-PayPal Split

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) was given high marks by the market this week when the company finally capitulated to the outside pressure by Carl Icahn and others to begin the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boeing, eBay, Hecla Mining, Janus Capital, Orbitz, Ford and More

Stocks were soft on Wednesday after weak data in Europe and after an Ebola case was confirmed in the United States. Still, investors have shown over and over that they ...
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Will Google Buy PayPal?

Now that we know that eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) has caved into the demand from activist investor Carl Icahn and agreed to spin off its PayPal division, we can’t help ...
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Why Carl Icahn Gets What He Wants

When activist investor Carl Icahn first bought a stake of around 0.8% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) in January of this year, the curtain went up on a play where ...
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Icahn Prevails — eBay, PayPal Split in the Works

Nine months ago activist investor Carl Icahn launched a drive to get eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) and its CEO John Donahoe to split off the PayPal payments segment of the ...
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6 Stocks Portfolio Managers Are Selling to Fund New Alibaba Stakes

The upcoming Alibaba IPO is going to instantly create another instant mega-cap stock for portfolio managers to invest in. The problem that many of these portfolio managers will face is ...
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