"While Apple earlier this year announced a large buyback, Mr. Icahn said in an interview Tuesday that he wants to see it happen right away, near the current share price, which he considers cheap.Carl Icahn Uses Twitter to Say He Took 'Large' Bite of Apple Stock - WSJ.com
"This is a no-brainer to go buy stock in a company that can go borrow" at a low rate, Mr. Icahn said in an interview. "Buy the company here and even without earnings growth, we think it ought to be worth $625," he said, referring to the stock price, which closed Tuesday at $489.57, having risen 5% on the news of Mr. Icahn's investment."
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Carl Icahn Uses Twitter to Say He Took 'Large' Bite of Apple Stock - WSJ.com
Busy times for Carl Icahn