Icahn: Family Dollar poison pill puts damper on prospects for 'friendly dialogue'

June 9 Mon Jun 9, 2014 2:37pm EDT

June 9 (Reuters) - Billionaire shareholder activist Carl Icahn told Reuters on Monday that the Family Dollar Stores Inc poison pill is a 'quintessential example' of attorneys 'simply earning fees.'

Icahn added that the poison pill 'puts a damper' on prospects for a 'friendly dialogue' with Family Dollar executives.

(Reporting By Jennifer Ablan; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.