Carl Icahn considered hostile takeover for control of Netflix

Carl Icahn considered hostile takeover for control of Netflix

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New The billionaire and former corporate raider, who recently acquired a 10 percent stake in the company, tells CNBC that he finds Netflix's "poison pill" defense plan "really reprehensible." [Read more]...
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Icahn Takes Some More of Take-Two

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Activist investor Carl Icahn, who just days ago scared Netflix into a poison pill, has also been piling up shares in videogame developer Take-Two Interactive, which has posted three straight down quarters. Over the past week, according to SEC filings, Icahn’s stake has increased from 8.7 percent to 9.6 percent...
Icahn Takes Some More of Take-Two

Icahn Boosts Take-Two Stake Past 10%

online.wsj.com
Activist investor Carl Icahn again raised his stake in videogame developer Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., pushing it to 10.7% of the common stock,....
Icahn Boosts Take-Two Stake Past 10%

DealBook: Netflix's Poison Pill Has a Shareholder-Friendly Flavor

dealbook.nytimes.com
In seeking to prevent a sale of the company on the cheap, Netflix tries to be noncontroversial. But its battle with the activist investor Carl Icahn is far from over....
DealBook: Netflix's Poison Pill Has a Shareholder-Friendly Flavor

Former Blockbuster CEO to Netflix: 'Don't let Icahn get to you' (Q&A)

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That's the advice from John Antioco to Reed Hastings. After Carl Icahn got control of three seats on Blockbuster's board, Antioco had to put up with badgering from the billionaire. [Read more]...
Former Blockbuster CEO to Netflix: 'Don't let Icahn get to you' (Q&A)

Carl Icahn ups stake in Take-Two, now owns nearly 10 percent

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The activist investor's many organizations bought up shares for a total price of $79.9 million, giving him 9.57 percent ownership in the gaming company. [Read more]...
Carl Icahn ups stake in Take-Two, now owns nearly 10 percent
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With Icahn, Netflix management is in fight for existence

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Is Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor, the Netflix savior? Go ask the people who followed him into investing in the Blockbuster video chain. [Read more]...
With Icahn, Netflix management is in fight for existence

Icahn vs. Netflix: It's going to get ugly

tech.fortune.cnn.com
Investors should keep in mind the corporate raider's experience with Blockbuster, which even he calls his "worst investment" ever. FORTUNE -- In 2004, activist investor -- what used to be known as corporate raider -- Carl Icahn made his move on Blockbuster, then the leading video-rental business. He was moved...
Icahn vs. Netflix: It's going to get ugly

Netflix fighing off corporate raider; institutes poison pill

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On Monday, the Netflix board of directors instituted an anti-takeover plan designed to prevent investor and corporate raider Carl Icahn from growing his 10 percent stake in the company. Under the plan, Netflix stock owners will be allowed to acquire more stock if any investor acquires more than 10 percent...
Netflix fighing off corporate raider; institutes poison pill
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