Herbalife Ltd


  • Nov 3- Herbalife Ltd, a maker of weight-loss and nutritional products, slashed its full-year revenue and adjusted profit forecast as it wrote down the value of its Venezuelan assets. Ackman, who has taken a $1 billion short position against Herbalife, has said the company makes most of its money by recruiting new distributors rather than selling products to...

  • After-hours buzz: AIG, Herbalife, Sprint & more Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 5:01 PM ET

    Companies making headlines after the bell Monday: AIG, Herbalife, Sprint & more.

  • Nov 3- Herbalife Ltd, a maker of weight-loss and nutritional products, reported a 92 percent fall in quarterly profit as legal costs rose and the company wrote down the value of Venezuelan assets. Herbalife's shares fell 11.6 percent after-market on Monday. The company, which strenuously denies claims by activist investor Bill Ackman that it is a pyramid scheme,...

  • Herbalife misses estimates, shares plunge Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 4:41 PM ET
    An employee carries a box of products for shipment at the Herbalife Los Angeles distribution center in Carson, California, March 4, 2014.

    Herbalife reported earnings that missed expectations and offered a sales outlook that was well below forecasts, sending shares plunging 13 percent.

  • How hedge fund honchos weathered rough October Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 3:53 PM ET
    Michael Novogratz, principal and director, Fortress Investment Group

    October was a rough month for much of the hedge fund crowd, where many players underperformed the U.S. stock market and wound up with big losses.

  • Early Movers: CVD, BLK, HLF, AAPL, PG & more Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 7:53 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Will Friday‚Äôs rally continue on Wall Street? Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 5:17 AM ET

    Wall Street looked to fall at the open on Monday, as disappointing European and Chinese data hit global market sentiment.

  • Fidelity star manager cuts Herbalife bet in third quarter Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 3:21 PM ET

    BOSTON, Oct 22- One of Fidelity Investments' top stock pickers cooled on Herbalife Ltd in the third quarter, cutting his stake in the company after a profit miss and fresh allegations from billionaire investor William Ackman that it is a fraud. Steve Wymer, who runs the $41 billion Fidelity Growth Company Fund disclosed reducing his stake in Herbalife in a...

  • Bull case on Herbalife  Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET

    Shares of Herbalife have fallen more than 35 percent this year. Tim Ramey, Pivotal Research analyst, explains his $110 price target on the stock.

  • Herb Greenberg's Herbalife prediction  Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg, weighs in on analyst Tim Ramey's $110 price target on Herbalife.

  • Herbalife CEO calls Ackman accusations a 'war' Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 6:59 PM ET
    Michael O. Johnson, CEO of Herbalife, attends the LA Triathlon presented by Herbalife on September 25, 2011 in Los Angeles.

    Herbalife CEO, Michael Johnson, talks about the FTC investigation and Bill Ackman accusations in a recent interview with Los Angeles Magazine.

  • In a complaint filed in Manhattan federal court, Jordan Peixoto said the SEC "intentionally and strategically" singled him out by pursuing an administrative proceeding to force a settlement, rather than sue him in federal court. In a Sept. 30 complaint, the SEC alleged that Peixoto made $47,100 in December 2012 by trading illegally in Herbalife put options, after...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 20- A Toronto man accused by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission of insider trading related to Herbalife Ltd on Monday sued the federal regulator agency to stop it from pursuing its case. In a complaint filed in Manhattan federal court, Jordan Peixoto said the SEC's administrative proceeding against him deprives him of protections he would...

  • Ackman's fund Pershing dips on Amsterdam debut Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 7:13 AM ET
    Bill Ackman

    Shares in Pershing Square, a fund run by activist investor Bill Ackman, opened down 2 percent on their Amsterdam debut on Monday.

  • Oct 7- Shares of Herbalife Ltd tumbled 3.4 percent on Tuesday after a news report that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission could move against the nutritional products maker, although there was no sign regulatory action was imminent. The commission started an inquiry into Herbalife's operations in March after activist investor William Ackman called for...

  • BOSTON, Oct 6- Sahm Adrangi, who runs small hedge fund Kerrisdale Capital, told Wall Street on Monday he believes satellite communications company Globalstar Inc's business is worthless, sending its stock tumbling roughly 25 percent. Renting out the same mid-town Manhattan auditorium where prominent activist investor William Ackman has unveiled some of...

  • Who's who in the HLF insider trading charges Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 4:45 PM ET
    People enter the Herbalife Ltd. Los Angeles distribution center in Carson, California, U.S.

    The former Pershing Square analyst who told his roommate about Bill Ackman's big Herbalife short early is not who you think.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 30- U.S. regulators on Tuesday charged two men with insider trading after they learned that hedge fund manager Bill Ackman was planning to announce a $1 billion bet against Herbalife Ltd based on a view the company was merely a "pyramid scheme."

  • Insider trading charges tied to Herbalife short Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 2:53 PM ET
    The headquarters building of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in Washington.

    The SEC accuses two men of insider trading ahead of Bill Ackman's announcement that his Pershing Square fund had taken a short position on Herbalife.

  • CNBC's Scott Wapner reports the SEC has charged two men with insider trading in Herbalife shares. One of the charged men was the roommate of a former Pershing Square analyst.