Carl Icahn

Carl Icahn

Last Update: 09-21-2016

Number of Stocks: 21
Number of New Stocks: 1

Total Value: $20,276 Mil
Q/Q Turnover: 7%

Countries: USA
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Carl Icahn Watch

  • Undervalued Stocks With Growing Earnings Among Dodge & Cox's Holdings

    Dodge & Cox was founded in 1930 by Van Duyn Dodge and E. Morris Cox and employs a team research approach in making investment decisions.

    The following are the most undervalued stocks on the hedge fund’s portfolio that during the last five years have shown a strong growth rate on earnings per share ratio (EPS).


  • Apple Should Buy Back More Stock

    What should Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) do with all of its excess cash?

    Some pretty sharp people have suggested that plowing it into stock buybacks does nothing for the America economy.


  • Carl Icahn's Five Most Heavily Weighted Holdings

    Activist investor Carl Icahn (Trades, Portfolio) has a net worth of $21.9 billion, according to Bloomberg’s latest rankings. Much of his fortune has been built by accumulating stakes that are large enough to permit him to influence companies’ boards.

    Here is a look at the five most-heavily weighted stocks in Icahn’s portfolio.


  • Carl Icahn Joins Freeport-McMoRan Board, Issues Update on Progress

    Activist investor Carl Icahn (Trades, Portfolio) released a statement today with an update on developments with Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX), a company he began targeting on Aug. 17, purchasing 88 million shares. He then boosted the stake by 13.6% on Sept. 18 to an even 100 million shares, or 9.6% of the company.

    Icahn said that after several weeks of negotiations with Freeport, they came to an agreement about his company’s representation on the board. The miner of copper, gold and molybdenum saw its shares jump 9.7% to around $13 per share so far Wednesday on Icahn’s news, and are down more than 44% year to date.


  • Top Insider Trades of the Week

    The All-In-One Guru Screener can be used to find insider buys and sales over the last week by clicking on the Insiders tab and changing the settings for All Insider Buying/All Insider Selling to “$1,000,000+” and duration to "September 2015."

    According to the above filters, the following are the recent buys from company insiders in the past week.


  • Carl Icahn's Exclusive Interview With CNBC

    Legendary activist investor Carl Icahn (Trades, Portfolio) released a 15-minute video Tuesday warning about the next financial crisis. In the video Icahn warned about the Fed zero interest rate environment and the high yield market. He also got political and discussed his view from taxes to Congress being unable to do anything. To emphasize his warning video and other topics Icahn did a 29-minute interview with CNBC Wednesday.

    Interview With CNBC:


  • eBay Is a Carl Icahn Bargain Stock

    The eBay Marketplaces’ have over 25 million active sellers and 157 million active buyers around the world, creating a small but still present barrier to entry for rivals. The company is exploring a new “Amazon Prime” style service in Germany that could be rolled out globally. All of this and a multibillion-dollar profit from the PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) spinoff has created a possible buying opportunity in Icahn’s third-largest holding.


  • Seeing Danger Ahead, How Carl Icahn Has Positioned His Portfolio

    Activist investor Carl Icahn (Trades, Portfolio) has portended doom for markets possibly the loudest of any prognosticator with his video “Danger Ahead,” but he hasn’t pulled all of his money out. In fact, he has purchased several greater-than 5% stakes in the third quarter and added more shares to existing holdings, including boosting his holding of Cheniere Energy (LNG) on Monday.

    He also, in the second quarter, sold sparingly, exiting only his position in Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) and cutting his position in Gannett Co. (NYSE:GCI) by 50%.


  • Carl Icahn Drops Full 15-Minute ‘Danger Ahead’ Video

    After posting a teaser trailer on his website Monday, Icahn on Tuesday released his video detailing all the reasons he believes the economy is coasting toward disaster. The activist investor known for shaking up corporate boards railed against “fallacious” corporate earnings, bubbles created by low interest rates, high-yield bonds being sold by Wall Street, and more, while endorsing Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

    “It’s just Déjà vu,” Icahn ends the video by saying. “The public, they got screwed in ’08. They’re going to get screwed again. I think it was Santayana who said ‘Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.' And I’m afraid we’re going down that road.”


  • Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Tells Fox Business Network That 'The Fed Should Be Raising Rates Now'

    In an interview to appear on FOX Business Network’s Cavuto: Coast to Coast on Tuesday, September 29 at 12PM/ET host Neil Cavuto speaks with Billionaire investor Carl Icahn (Trades, Portfolio) about GOP Presidential candidate Donald Trump, interest rates and the economy. When asked whether Donald Trump is his candidate for president, Icahn said, “he definitely is” and that “I think he's the best by far of any of these guys.” Icahn also spoke about whether the Federal Reserve should have raised interest rates saying, “I'd say definitely the Fed should be raising rates now, absolutely, to stop this proliferation of high yield debt and you're right, they've painted themselves in a corner.” Icahn went on to say, that the Federal Reserve is “building bubbles as we speak.”  

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