Bill Ackman

Herbalife: A $4 Billion, Ego-Soaked Cockfight

Joe Blow investors that try to play alongside Ackman or Icahn as they scrap over Herbalife will probably get their eyes pecked out. More 

Herbalife Shares Soar on Icahn Stake Increase, Buyout Talk

Word that Carl Icahn has raised his stake in Herbalife to 13% and may buy the company sent company shares up sharply in Friday pre-market trading. More 

Herbalife Shares Fall on Report of FTC Probe

Herbalife shares dropped after the New York Post said that documents it obtained from regulators revealed on ongoing federal investigation of the company. More 

Hedge Funds Battling Over Herbalife? Run!

Don't get caught between these titans as they do battle. On one side is Bill 'Pyramid Scheme' Ackman. On the other, Dan 'Buy It' Loeb. Oy. More 

JCPenney: Why Ackman Isn’t a Fool

Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman continues to carry the flag for JCPenney. This is why he's not as crazy as everyone thinks. More 

Activist Investors: Do They Really Help?

Studies seem to indicate that activists like Bill Ackman are good for stocks. Is it true? More 

Bill Ackman Goes on the Offensive

The activist investor has jumped on his bully pulpit once again and gone on the offensive. Here's how it could play out. More