Herbalife Ltd


  • NEW YORK, July 22- Billionaire investor William Ackman fired another volley on Tuesday in his 19- month-long war against Herbalife, this time taking aim at the company's use of nutrition clubs for recruiting, claiming they violate U.S. labor laws.

  • CNBC's Kate Kelly reports investor Bill Ackman spent $50 million on an undercover investigation into Herbalife. Ackman says Herbalife has "phantom or fictitious customers."

  • Herbalife rallies during Ackman presentation Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    NEW YORK, July 22- Shares of Herbalife Ltd rallied on Tuesday in heavy volume, although they only recovered about half of Monday's steep decline. The move came as Bill Ackman, the chief executive of Pershing Square Capital Management and a vocal short against the company, gave a presentation that described it as a pyramid scheme.

  • Ackman takes aim at Herbalife     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 10:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Bill Ackman's presentation into exposing Herbalife as a pyramid scheme has begun.

  • Herbalife CFO: Ackman missing real analysis     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 9:15 AM ET
    John DeSimone, Herbalife CFO

    CNBC's Scott Wapner speaks to Herbalife CFO John DeSimone about investor Bill Ackman's assertions that Herbalife is a massive fraud and is going to collapse. DeSimone says Ackman has made some outrageous statements and is missing the real analysis. "Herbalife is a beneficial multi-level marketing company," says DeSimone.

  • Ackman: Why I think Herbalife is going to collapse Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 5:03 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    Bill Ackman, head of Pershing Square Capital Management, said his firm's presentation of a Herbalife investigation will "expose incredible fraud."

  • *Netflix and Chipotle both rise after-hours on results. *Yum Brands, McDonald's shares down on China food safety. NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. stocks slipped on Monday as investors remained cautious about instability in Ukraine and Gaza, though the three major indexes ended well off their lows, a sign that some appetite for riskier assets remained.

  • Stocks end lower amid caution on Ukraine and Gaza Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 4:21 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks declined Monday as global disapproval of Russia increased after the downing of a passenger plane in Ukraine.

  • Herbalife shares plunge on Ackman comments     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:53 PM ET

    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.

  • Ackman: Herbalife is going to collapse     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    Pershing Square's Bill Ackman says he'll show evidence that Herbalife is a massive fraud.

  • Herbalife: Ackman is 'Worst of Wall Street' Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 2:57 PM ET
    The Herbalife Los Angeles distribution center is seen in Carson, Calif.

    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.

  • Icahn: Heads should have rolled on Wall Street Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 5:28 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Carl Icahn defended the role of activist investors like him, saying that too many companies are being run by "morons" who need oversight.

  • Guess who bro hugged? Yep. Ackman, Icahn Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 5:16 PM ET

    The billionaire activist investors shared the stage during a surprise joint appearance at the Delivering Alpha conference.

  • A year of winners (and losers) post-'Alpha' Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 6:34 AM ET
    Leon Cooperman, Chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors

    Some of 2014's biggest winners are slated to share their next big ideas at this year's Delivering Alpha Conference.

  • Pershing Square surges 25% in first half Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 1:15 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    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.

  • They really delivered Alpha. But can they repeat? Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 10:11 AM ET

    A combination of choppy markets and mixed investment successes promise to make this year's "Delivering Alpha" conference colorful.

  • Squawking kids on a plane, frenemies & bye Cantor Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 5:27 PM ET

    Andrew unleashes a Twitter firestorm about noisy kids on flights. Ackman-Icahn are friends again. And so long Cantor. Find those stories and more on "Squawk Box" blog."

  • 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.

  • Ackman: My new friend Icahn should sell Herbalife Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 7:08 AM ET
    Carl Icahn (L), Bill Ackman (R)

    Now that they've made-up, Bill Ackman tells CNBC he's trying to get Carl Icahn to sell Herbalife.