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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'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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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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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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Samsung Electronics to buy back $2B in shares

The move is viewed as part of Samsung's plan to placate shareholders that have grown increasingly concerned about its declining smartphone business.

By November 26, 2014

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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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Carl Icahn says he's sending an 'interesting' letter to Apple on Thursday

The billionaire activist investor has a history with Apple, including getting CEO Tim Cook to take steps such as boosting the company's share repurchases.

By October 8, 2014