Dell's Q2 Earnings Fall 72 PercentDell's woes worsened during its most recent quarter, as the PC maker resorted to price cuts to slow a sales decline driven by a growing reliance on smartphones and tablets.
Icahn Files Suit Over Latest Dell Buyout OfferActivist investor Carl Icahn is suing Dell to prevent the PC maker from changing crucial details of a buyout offer from founder Michael Dell that Icahn stridently opposes.
Icahn Contests Condition In Latest Dell OfferBillionaire investor Carl Icahn is warning that the latest offer from Dell's founder to buy the struggling computer maker bypasses an important safeguard for shareholders.
Dell CEO Urges Shareholders To Take His Offer Michael Dell is urging shareholders of the Round Rock-based computer company he founded to vote in favor of his offer to take it private.
Blackstone Group Out Of Race To Buy DellBuyout specialist Blackstone Group has abruptly ended its courtship of Dell Inc. less than a month after saying it intended to trump a deal with the slumping computer maker's CEO, according to a report published late Thursday.
Dell Board Considers 2 New Buyout OffersDell plans to negotiate with Blackstone Group and Carl Icahn over acquisition bids for the computer maker that rival a bid of over $24 billion from investors led by Michael Dell.
Dell Deal May Face CompetitionIs Michael Dell's attempt to gain more control over his company about to turn into a financial tug-of-war? The answer could come Friday, as other offers may top his $24.4 billion deal.
Dell Shareholder Demands Info Before SaleDell's largest independent shareholder is turning up the pressure against the proposed $24.4 billion sale of the struggling personal computer maker to a group of investors that includes its CEO.
Another Shareholder Opposes Dell SaleA shareholder rebellion against Dell's proposed sale is gaining support, fueling a belief that the personal computer maker will have to wrangle a higher price to get the deal done.
Dell Looks To Calm Concerns Over BuyoutDell is trying to reassure shareholders about its proposed acquisition by a group led by its founder, saying it considered a number of strategic options before agreeing to the deal.
Dell To Go Private In $24.4 Billion DealSlumping personal computer maker Dell announced Tuesday that it is selling itself for $24.4 billion to its founder and a group of investors that includes Microsoft.