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Nelson Peltz Hints GE Is Seriously Considering a Breakup

Nelson Peltz Hints GE Is Seriously Considering a Breakup

Jim Cramer sits down with Nelson Peltz, the CEO of Trian Fund Management.

Whitney Tilson: Warren Buffett Is Here to Stay

Whitney Tilson: Warren Buffett Is Here to Stay

Former hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson says legendary investor Warren Buffett won't be retiring for at least five more years.

Wall Street is Migrating to Florida for Low Taxes, Better Weather

Wall Street is Migrating to Florida for Low Taxes, Better Weather

New York's gloomy weather isn't the only reason Wall Street money managers are escaping to south Florida.

How Elliott Management's Paul Singer Took Activist Investing Global

How Elliott Management's Paul Singer Took Activist Investing Global

The insurgent investor behind Elliott Management by far has the most campaigns outstanding in the most countries and the most offices of any activist fund, plus transformative wins at Hyunda and Telecom Italia.

Jana Partners Takes Positions in Adobe, Apple, Anthem, AutoDesk, Others

Jana Partners Takes Positions in Adobe, Apple, Anthem, AutoDesk, Others

The insurgent manager who helped engineer the Amazon-Whole Foods combination opened a window into his latest allocations, any of which could become campaigns. Here's a wrap up of his investments as well as new developments from Mick McGuire's Marcato Capital and Dan Loeb's Third Point.

Xerox Received Interest From HPQ Before Fuji Deal: Sources

Xerox Received Interest From HPQ Before Fuji Deal: Sources

The document processing company had almost replaced Xerox CEO Jeff Jacobson with an ex-HP executive, The Deal has learned.

Divestitures at Newell Expected in Weeks: Wells Fargo

Divestitures at Newell Expected in Weeks: Wells Fargo

The plan for a variety of asset sales comes as Starboard Value's Jeff Smith is seeking to install four dissident director candidates, some of whom, if elected, would replace directors installed in a recent settlement with rival insurgent Carl Icahn

When Titans Collide: Starboard's Jeff Smith Challenges Carl Icahn at Newell

When Titans Collide: Starboard's Jeff Smith Challenges Carl Icahn at Newell

The activist fund is putting up four dissident director candidates to the company's board as part of a skirmish over the Mr. Coffee maker's divestiture plans.

U.S. Economy Added 103,000 Jobs in March, Missing Projections

U.S. Economy Added 103,000 Jobs in March, Missing Projections

The U.S. economy added 103,000 jobs in March, below expectations, as analysts said the tighter labor market may be making skilled workers harder to come by.

U.S. Economy Seen Adding Jobs at 'Goldilocks' Pace For Stock Investors

U.S. Economy Seen Adding Jobs at 'Goldilocks' Pace For Stock Investors

The U.S. economy probably added 185,000 jobs in March while wage gains accelerated, a survey of economists showed, reinforcing the Federal Reserve's case for continuing to increase interest rates gradually to keep inflation from overheating while keeping unemployment low.