CNBC's Scott Wapner says some big activity in the options market today around Herbalife has some traders wondering whether Bill Ackman is "pressing his short," and upping his bearish view of that company again.» Read More
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Hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb has sold part of his long position in the nutrition company Herbalife, a source told CNBC.
Carl Icahn is using options as his primary weapon of choice in the titanic battle over Herbalife.
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Billionaire investor Carl Icahn spoke with CNBC's Scott Wapner on "Fast Money Halftime Report," about his stake in Herbalife. Wapner and CNBC's Herb Greenberg, share their opinions.
CNBC's Scott Wapner offers insight on his conversation with billionaire investor Carl Icahn regarding his stake in Herbalife. CNBC's Herb Greenberg, provides perspective.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn explained taking the opposite side of Bill Ackman's short bet on Herbalife.
Carl Icahn tells "Fast Money Halftime" that his primary motivation is to make money with his Herbalife bet, but he won't feel sorry if Bill Ackman's short position gets squeezed.
In a live telephone interview on “Fast Money Halftime,” Carl Icahn says his primary motive for betting on Herbalife is to make money, but he won’t feel sorry if Bill Ackman loses along the way. (2:07)
The FMHR traders share their opinions on Carl Icahn's massive Herbalife position. Icahn is expected to speak with CNBC's Scott Wapner ahead.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn says he only buys stocks he believes are undervalued, like Herbalife. He says Ackman's paper on Herbalife contains no expert opinion and the exposure has given him a great opportunity to buy. The interview is followed by a discussion with the FMHR traders.
In a live “Fast Money Halftime” telephone interview, activist investor Carl Icahn is asked why he’s bought a stake in Herbalife, directly challenging Bill Ackman’s high-profile short against the company. (3:11)
Is Carl Icahn's massive bullish position in Herbalife disclosed Thursday just a personal vendetta against Bill Ackman?
A preview of billionaire investor Carl Icahn's appearance on Fast Money Halftime Report today, and a discussion about what could be motivating both Icahn and Ackman regarding their positions of Herbalife.
Bill Ackman and the other "shorts" crusade against Herbalife and other MLM companies is wrong, this pro says.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg weighs in on Icahn's belief that Herbalife's business model is solid and his decision to take a 13 percent stake in the company.
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