In this segment from Monday's edition of Investor Beat, host Chris Hill and Motley Fool analysts Matt Argersinger and Taylor Muckerman look at two stocks they're watching today. Taylor discusses eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) and the continuing battle with Carl Icahn over whether to spin off its PayPal business, as well as who should be on the company's board of directors, while Matt will be watching Biglari Holdings (NYSE:BH). The company owns a Midwest fast casual restaurant chain called Steak 'n Shake, as well as 20% of Cracker Barrel, and has now purchased the men's magazine Maxim. Matt sees Sardar Biglari as a "go anywhere" investor but will still be very curious about how he plans to make Maxim work in a portfolio of restaurant holdings.
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Chris Hill owns shares of eBay. Matthew Argersinger owns shares of Biglari Holdings and has options on eBay. Taylor Muckerman has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of eBay. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.