Investor Carl Icahn has increased his stake in healthcare information provider WebMD to 11.64%, according to a 13D regulatory filing.
When news broke that Yahoo was going to sell off its Asian assets in a “cash rich” split, we heard that one of the companies Yahoo was interested in buying with its newfound cash was WebMD.It looks like Yahoo is going to dodge a bullet, and not buy WebMD, the […]
[credit provider=”via Human Events ” url=”http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.bloggernews.net/wp/wp-content/uploads/2007/09/g_soros.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.humanevents.com/article.php%3Fid%3D42674&h=338&w=450&sz=42&tbnid=43F6KaaxUmNsiM:&tbnh=90&tbnw=120&prev=/search%3Fq%3Dgeorge%2Bsoros%26tbm%3Disch%26tbo%3Du&zoom=1&q=george+soros&docid=uKY3YMvNzhKLGM&hl=en&sa=X&ei=MRJ6Tp_IKMPh0QHjt-27Ag&ved=0CFgQ9QEwBA&dur=957″] Legendary hedge fund manager George Soros disclosed a 6.14% stake WebMD four days ago and today the stock is getting crushed. Shares of WebMD Health Corp tumbled more than 24% in premarket trading Tuesday after the company lowered its 2012 outlook and ended discussions of […]
Elan Dekel spent the last six years as a Product Manager at Google. Today he launched a startup, Medico.com, which wants to be WebMD for the world. Dekel secured funding last fall from some impressive investors. Medico is backed by First Round Capital, FirstMark Capital, Greylock Discovery Fund, Nexus […]
Google often promotes its own services in its own search results, at the expense of similar services offered by other startups. The Wall Street Journal has a good rundown of the complaints this morning.
Yahoo’s New York-based VP of corporate communications, Adam Grossberg, is quitting the company and joining WebMD, AdAge editor Michael Learmonth just tweeted.