He already owns huge stake in the CVI; he can take the company to private with a nice deal.
Why buy the cow when you are already getting the milk?
The Icon seems to have boosted his share count by 3% in Q1.
I don't see that. Both IEP and CVI show IEP's ownership at 82% at 3/31/14, same as at 12/31/13. Where do you see the 3% increase?