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Not All Activist Investors Are Made the Same

Not All Activist Investors Are Made the Same

Not All Activist Investors Are Made the Same by New Constructs Activist investors are supposed to play a critical role in the economy. They identify underperforming managers or conflicts of interest that prevent a company from achieving its potential. A […]

Bill Ackman Slashes Canadian Pacific Railway Stake

Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square has unloaded a sizable stake in Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP), and losses from its Valeant Pharmaceuticals position are being blamed. The activist investor typically keeps the number of stocks in his firm’s portfolio relatively short […]

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF): Distributor Earnings Disclosure Statements

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF): Distributor Earnings Disclosure Statements

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF): Distributor Earnings Disclosure Statements by William Keep, Seeking Alpha Summary Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) wants distributors “to have realistic expectations of the possible income you can earn”. The FTC wants consumer protection. Earnings statements as currently structured ensure […]

BETTING ON ZERO

BETTING ON ZERO: WORLD PREMIER FIRST REVIEW

BETTING ON ZERO: WORLD PREMIER FIRST REVIEW by QTR I’m glad I don’t work in Herbalife’s PR department. While “Betting on Zero” is not a decidedly anti-Herbalife movie from the onset, its ability to profile real victims, the Wall Street story and […]