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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Carl Icahn to Apple: Now's time for $150B stock buyback

The effect of that buyback could be dramatic, Icahn says in letter to CEO Tim Cook: in three years, Apple's share price could swell to $1,250.

By October 24, 2013

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Icahn to debate share buyback with Apple CEO next month

Apple has a $60 billion share buyback program to use cash and increase its share price, but shareholder Carl Icahn said he'll discuss increasing it with Tim Cook.

By August 22, 2013

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Apple boosts stock buyback, ups dividend 15 percent

With $145 billion in the bank, Apple has been under increasing pressure to return more money to shareholders. Now it responds -- big time.

By April 23, 2013

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Zynga loses $52.7 million in Q3, announces stock buyback

Shares of former high-flying Internet game maker finish the day just pennies above their all-time low.

By October 24, 2012