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Samsung smartphone sales show signs of recovery

The South Korean electronics giant says 'significant' increase in sales offset by price cuts in flagship handsets.

By October 28, 2015


Ubisoft vows to fight to remain independent in wake of 'unwelcome' Vivendi investment

A takeover would mean Ubisoft would be "managed by people who don't understand our expertise."

By October 20, 2015


eBay to shed enterprise business for $925 million

Just before eBay and PayPal will split up Friday, eBay signs a deal to ditch another distraction from its focus on its marketplace.

By July 16, 2015


Carl Icahn drops Apple buyback proposal

After Apple's move to repurchase $14 billion in shares, the activist investor says it makes no sense to continue on with his buyback proposal.

By February 10, 2014


Proxy adviser backs Apple in stock buyback fight with Icahn

Institutional Shareholder Services tells clients that the activist investor's buyback proposal is unnecessary in light of recent stock repurchases and dividend payouts.

By February 9, 2014


Apple's stock buyback not a lasting tonic, says analyst

JP Morgan's Mark Moskowitz would rather see Apple pour more of its cash into new products and services.

By February 7, 2014


Apple goes big with a $14 billion stock buyback

With an upcoming shareholder meeting where investors will be asked to vote on share repurchases, the tech giant announces a major buyback.

By February 6, 2014


Icahn disses Apple board for not boosting stock buyback

The billionaire investor tweets that Apple's board is doing a "great disservice to shareholders."

By January 22, 2014


Qualcomm feels investor pressure to spin off chip business

Activist investor Jana Partners has asked the chipmaker to divide its chip and patent licensing businesses in hopes of boosting Qualcomm's sagging share prices.

By April 13, 2015


Icahn beats Apple buyback drum (again) with new proposal

The investor files a "precatory proposal" to Apple calling for shareholders to vote on the terms of its buyback program.

By December 4, 2013