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July 28- Herbalife Ltd, a maker of weight-loss and nutritional products, reported a 17 percent drop in quarterly profit as costs rose, sending its shares down 7 percent after the bell. Net income fell to $119.5 million, or $1.31 per share, in the second-quarter ended June 30, from $143.2 million, or $1.34 per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 7 percent to $1.31 billion.
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Herb Greenberg, CNBC contributor, provides a reality check on whether or not billionaire investor Bill Ackman actually made his case against Herbalife.
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Analyst Tim Ramey said assertions made by Bill Ackman during Tuesday's presentation are untrue, and Ackman is correcting the record.
*Chipotle rallies a day after results, Netflix slides. Netflix Inc, one of the market's biggest trading favorites over the past few years, reported a quarterly profit that more than doubled on Monday after the market closed. However, on Tuesday, Netflix shares fell 4.6 percent to $431.09 as the company's plans to expand in Europe were seen as eroding profits.
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, building on gains after CPI rose in June, with sentiment also stabilized by encouraging earnings reports.
Herbalife has gained 25 percent today after hedge fund manager Bill Ackman gave a presentation on the company. Jared Bernstein, weighs in on the press the company is getting.
CNBC's Scott Wapner reports Herbalife has responded to investor Bill Ackman by saying Ackman has over-promised and undelivered and his claims are completely false and fabricated.
Bill Ackman fired his latest shot at Herbalife Tuesday, but the company's stock mostly rose during the investor's presentation.
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*U.S. airlines suspend flights to Israel. NEW YORK, July 22- The S&P 500 hit a record high on Tuesday as inflation data was seen keeping the Federal Reserve in an equities-friendly tone, while hopes rose for an easing of tensions in Ukraine.