Herbalife CFO John DeSimone pushed back against Bill Ackman on Tuesday, telling CNBC in an interview that "his bark is always worse than his bite."» Read More
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NEW YORK— Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman said he will hold a presentation Tuesday that will prove nutrition company Herbalife is a "fraud." The announcement sent shares of Herbalife down more than 11 percent in trading Monday.
Herb Greenberg, CNBC contributor, shares his thoughts on Bill Ackman's comments that Herbalife is a fraud. Let's not forget this is about the business model, says Greenberg.
Pershing Square's Bill Ackman says he'll show evidence that Herbalife is a massive fraud.
Herbalife is ramping up its rhetoric against arch-nemesis Bill Ackman.
The billionaire investors, who have been at odds over nutrition and diet company Herbalife, made up in public on Wednesday, ending a decade long feud that exploded on cable television 18 months ago.
Carl Icahn defended the role of activist investors like him, saying that too many companies are being run by "morons" who need oversight.
The billionaire activist investors shared the stage during a surprise joint appearance at the Delivering Alpha conference.
Some of 2014's biggest winners are slated to share their next big ideas at this year's Delivering Alpha Conference.
William Ackman's main fund climbed 25% during the first half of 2014, ranking him as one of the year's top hedge fund industry performers.
A combination of choppy markets and mixed investment successes promise to make this year's "Delivering Alpha" conference colorful.
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Discussing who is vulnerable amid multiple investigations into Herbalife, the company's aggressive buyback, with Bill Ackman, founder and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management.
Now that they've made-up, Bill Ackman tells CNBC he's trying to get Carl Icahn to sell Herbalife.
BOSTON, June 3- William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management flagship hedge fund rose 2.9 percent in May, bringing it to a 22.1 percent gain so far this year and putting it ahead of most rivals, according to two investors in the fund.
June 2- A southern California jeweler who made $1.6 million from insider trading on tips from former KPMG LLP senior partner Scott London about that firm's clients was sentenced on Monday to five months in prison, federal prosecutors said. District Judge George Wu in Los Angeles after pleading guilty in May 2013 to one count of conspiracy.
The gambler's sports empire has earned him "tens of millions, if not hundreds of millions, of dollars," one rival says.
A stellar 2013 boosted confidence for stockpickers, but hedge funds are suffering their worst start to a year since the financial crisis.
Activist investors are known to make headlines, but surprisingly only a third of the firms that are approached by activists make the overtures public.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers: