Carl Icahn Gives Up the Fight for Control of Dell

Sept. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Jeff McCracken reports that billionaire Carl Icahn has gave up his fight to gain control of Dell while still opposing the $24.9 billion plan from founder Michael Dell to take the company private. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."
Yahoo Is a 'Terrific Opportunity': Starboard's Smith
48:59 - Jeffrey Smith, Starboard Value's chief executive officer, comments on Yahoo during an interview with Bloomberg's Erik Schatzker at the Bloomberg Markets Most Influential Summit. (Source: Bloomberg)
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