Icahn renews call to defeat Dell buyout offer as vote looms

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July 17, 2013 AT 12:43 PM
Billionaire activist Carl Icahn renewed his call for Dell Inc stockholders to vote against a buyout offer from Michael Dell, amid reports that the company founder might not win enough support for his bid. Dell shareholders are scheduled to vote July 18th on a plan laid out by Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake to take the No. 3 PC maker private in a $24.4 billion deal.