Michael Dell

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Dell shareholders approve $24.8B buyout offer

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — Dell shareholders have approved a $24.8 billion offer from its founder to buy the company and take it private, ending the struggling computer maker’s quarter-century history as a publicly held […]

09/12/2013

Stock rally

Stocks gain ahead of corporate earnings kickoff

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is rising Monday, ahead of the start of earnings season and on increasing confidence that the economy can support profit growth for U.S. companies. Aluminum producer Alcoa, the […]

07/08/2013

Michael Dell

Dell drama takes new twist with 2 new buyout bids

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The two new suitors pursuing Dell have a message for Wall Street: Don’t allow Michael Dell to hoard potential gains from the PC maker’s expansion into more profitable technology products and services.

03/25/2013

Michael Dell

Dell’s founder strikes deal to turn it around

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s easy to forget now, but Michael Dell was the Mark Zuckerberg of his day. Hailed as a young genius, he created the inexpensive, made-to-order personal computer in his dorm room and sold it straight to the public.

02/05/2013