Tag Archives: Carl Icahn

Dueling Dollars

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Family Dollar chooses to merge with Dollar Tree over Dollar General By David Gill And the apparent winner of the Family Dollar sweepstakes is … Dollar Tree. With bids to be acquired from both Dollar Tree and Dollar General, Family Dollar opted to stick with an earlier offer made by Dollar Tree. This offer involvedMore »

Last updated: August 28, 2014

Icahn Pushes for Family Dollar Sale

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NEW YORK-Activist investor Carl Icahn has called for an immediate sale of Family Dollar in a letter to Howard Levine, chairman, president and CEO of the dollar-store retailer, which was included in a filing with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Earlier this month, Icahn purchased about 9.4 percent of Family Dollar’s stock throughMore »

Last updated: June 20, 2014

Icahn Buys Block of Family Dollar Shares

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NEW YORK-Investor Carl Icahn has purchased about 9.4 percent of Family Dollar’s common stock through some of his affiliate companies. According to a filing by Icahn with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the investor bought the shares “in the belief that they were undervalued.” The filing went on to cite a number of similarMore »

Last updated: June 9, 2014