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A Major Consumer Protection organisation Wants The FTC To Check Out Herbalife

[credit provider=”Business Insider source”] The National Consumers League wants the Federal Trade Commission to open an investigation on Herbalife.”Herbalife’s business practices have recently come under intense investor scrutiny, and NCL is now calling on federal regulators to examine both the claims lodged against Herbalife and Herbalife’s responses,” wrote the NCL […]
A Major Consumer Protection organisation Wants The FTC To Check Out Herbalife
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Bill Ackman’s JCPenney Has Two More Horrible Days

[credit provider=”Getty Images Entertainment/ Stephen Lovekin/Staff”] Struggling retailer JCPenney’s stock hit a new 52-week low today. The stock was last trading down more than 3% early in the session at $14.51 a share.
Bill Ackman’s JCPenney Has Two More Horrible Days
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Five Great Quotes From The Vanity Fair Profile On Bill Ackman

[credit provider=”VF”] We’ve read a copy of tomorrow’s Vanity Fair profile on billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, the CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management — and you’re definitely going to want to check it out.William Cohan’s profile is packed with juicy tidbits about the relationships between the players in […]
Five Great Quotes From The Vanity Fair Profile On Bill Ackman
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Herbalife Beats Earnings Estimates And Raises Guidance

[credit provider=”Julia La Roche for Business Insider”] Nutritional and weightloss supplement seller Herbalife just beat fourth-quarter earnings estimates and raised its sales guidance.Herbalife posted $1.05 EPS. Sales came in at $1.1 billion, according to the earnings release.
Herbalife Beats Earnings Estimates And Raises Guidance
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HERBALIFE PRESIDENT: Bill Ackman Insulted Real Americans When He Showed These Photographs

[credit provider=”FactsAboutHerbalife.com”] During today’s investor presentation, Herbalife’s president Des Walsh said the ‘most offensive thing’ from Bill Ackman’s short thesis was when he showed photos of their “Nutrition Clubs.”Walsh says the clubs provide value to these communities, many of which are lower income and have a need for education about […]
HERBALIFE PRESIDENT: Bill Ackman Insulted Real Americans When He Showed These Photographs
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The Fabulous Life Of Bill Ackman — The Legendary Investor With A Massive Short On Herbalife

[credit provider=”Pershing Square Capital Management” url=”http://www.visualwebcaster.com/Pershing/84728/event.html”] Activist investor Bill Ackman, who runs Pershing Square Capital Management, is known these days for his massive short on Herbalife — a multi-marketing company that sells weight loss and nutritional supplements. He gave a mammoth presentation last month explaining that he believes Herbalife is a […]
The Fabulous Life Of Bill Ackman — The Legendary Investor With A Massive Short On Herbalife
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Bill Ackman First Looked Into Shorting Herbalife After Receiving A Phone Call From A Former Bloomberg Reporter

[credit provider=”Bloomberg TV screenshot” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/58462718-bloomberg-s-richard-interview-on-ackman-bet-against-mbia.html”] Bill Ackman, the CEO of $11 billion Pershing Square Capital Management, revealed last month that he has an enormous short position on Herbalife. According to Bloomberg News’ Duane Stanford, the activist investor first looked into shorting Herbalife 18 months ago after receiving a phone call from […]
Bill Ackman First Looked Into Shorting Herbalife After Receiving A Phone Call From A Former Bloomberg Reporter
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Bill Ackman Vs. Herbalife Is ‘The Hedge-Fund Equivalent Of Stalingrad’

[credit provider=”Julia La Roche for Business Insider”] A few days ago I wrote a post describing shorting multi-level marketing schemes as akin to the Battle of Stalingrad. Little did I know that Bill Ackman was shorting well over a billion dollars in Herbalife stock. [If you need the figure you can back […]
Bill Ackman Vs. Herbalife Is ‘The Hedge-Fund Equivalent Of Stalingrad’
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Bill Ackman Wants You To See What Herbalife Nutrition Clubs Really Look Like

[credit provider=”FactsAboutHerbalife.com”] Activist investor Bill Ackman, the founder of Pershing Square Capital Management, has just unveiled his website taking on Herbalife, a multi-level marketing company that sells weight loss and nutrition supplements. Ackman, who has an “enormous” short position, believes Herbalife is a pyramid scheme.  He also has a price target […]
Bill Ackman Wants You To See What Herbalife Nutrition Clubs Really Look Like
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Meet Bill Ackman’s Star Analyst Who Helped Put Together A Masterpiece Presentation About Herbalife

[credit provider=”Julia La Roche for Business Insider”] Activist investor Bill Ackman, the founder of Pershing Square Capital Management, gave a blistering three-hour long presentation in Midtown Manhattan yesterday about his short position on Herbalife. He wasn’t the only one from Pershing presenting the extremely in-depth 342-page slide deck calling the multi-level […]
Meet Bill Ackman’s Star Analyst Who Helped Put Together A Masterpiece Presentation About Herbalife
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HERBALIFE: We Are ‘Not An Illegal Pyramid Scheme’

[credit provider=”CNBC screenshot”] Herbalife has responded to hedge fund manager Bill Ackman’s epic three-hour long presentation of his short thesis for the company calling it a “malicious attack.”Ackman, who has an “enormous” short position on Herbalife, called the company a pyramid scheme. He also has a price target of $0 […]
HERBALIFE: We Are ‘Not An Illegal Pyramid Scheme’
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BILL ACKMAN: It’s A Strange, Scary Thing That Herbalife’s CEO Said The World Would Be Better Off Without Me

[credit provider=”Bloomberg” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/bill-ackman-certain-herbalife-is-a-pyramid-scheme-RtAHqsHLSPK_zGuRA2LCzw.html”] Pershing Square Capital’s Bill Ackman has gone public with his short position on Herbalife, and the stock has been getting creamed.Ackman was on Bloomberg Television with Erik Schatzker and Stephanie Ruhle today to explain why he believes “this is the highest conviction I have ever had about […]
BILL ACKMAN: It’s A Strange, Scary Thing That Herbalife’s CEO Said The World Would Be Better Off Without Me
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Bill Ackman Just Finished Presenting His Big Takedown Of Herbalife

[credit provider=”Julia La Roche for BI”] Hedge fund titan Bill Ackman, the founder of Pershing Square Capital Management, gave a huge three-hour long presentation on his new short position — Herbalife.The activist investor considers Herbalife, a multi-level marketing company that sells weight management and nutritional supplements, to be a “pyramid scheme.”
Bill Ackman Just Finished Presenting His Big Takedown Of Herbalife
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Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Massively Decreased Its Citigroup Stake And Dumped Kraft

[credit provider=”Pershing Square Capital Management” url=”http://www.visualwebcaster.com/Pershing/84728/event.html”] Hedge fund titan Bill Ackman, the founder of Pershing Square Capital Management, just filed his 13F regulatory filing. For the second quarter ended June 30, 2012, Pershing Square revealed that it exited its entire positions in Kraft and Family Dollar Stores. 
Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Massively Decreased Its Citigroup Stake And Dumped Kraft
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These Are The 12 Books That Bill Ackman Has All His Analysts Read

[credit provider=”YouTube/FloatingUniversity” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kijlZzN5TBo”] Monte Burke of Forbes Magazine, recently wrote a piece about a fishing guide named Oliver White who took Pershing Square Capital Management’s founder, Bill Ackman, on a fishing trip in the Bahamas.  At the end of the trip, Ackman was so impressed with the young man, that […]
These Are The 12 Books That Bill Ackman Has All His Analysts Read
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This Is The Coolest Part Of Bill Ackman’s New Investment In The Canadian Pacific Railway

[credit provider=”Train Chartering & Private Rail Cars” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/sets/72157606085079145/with/2655469066/”] Hedge fund superstar Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management recently disclosed a 12.2% stake in Canadian Pacific Railway.The Canadian railroad company, which has been in operation since 1881, operates on a 14,800-mile network in six Canadian provinces and 13 states in the […]
This Is The Coolest Part Of Bill Ackman’s New Investment In The Canadian Pacific Railway
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Another Massive Win For Bill Ackman Who Just Made $200 Million In Four Hours

[credit provider=”Wikimedia” url=”http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/df/SertifikatG.jpg”] There’s no-one happier than Bill Ackman right now about JC Penney’s new acquisition: Apple’s SVP of Retail, Ron Johnson.Ackman’s hedge fund, Pershing Square, is JC Penney’s largest shareholder — as of March, the hedge fund owned 39,075,771 shares.
Another Massive Win For Bill Ackman Who Just Made $200 Million In Four Hours
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Perry Capital Just Snagged A New IR Manager From Pershing Square

[credit provider=”Zoom” url=”http://www.zoominfo.com/people/Mochrie_Doreen_346757982.aspx”] Doreen Mochrie begins as the new head of investor relations at $6.8 billion hedge fund Perry Capital next week, Hedge Fund Alert reports.The role is a similar one to the role she had at Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital, which she officially left in February last year. […]
Perry Capital Just Snagged A New IR Manager From Pershing Square
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