Tag: BKW

Bill Ackman Bought More Shares Of Fannie, Freddie During Slump

Investments that drove up Pershing Square’s return in the third quarter included Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) (TSE:CP), Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) and Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW). Howard Hughes Corp (NYSE:HHC) and Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH). Fannie Mae / Federal National Mortgage Assctn Fnni Me […]

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Buffett Helps Finance Burger King’s Takeover Of Tim Hortons

Warren Buffett is extending financing to Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW) for its takeover of Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. (NYSE:THI) (TSE:THI), the Wall Street Journal reports citing knowledgeable sources. Burger King’s acquisition of Tim Hortons was announced on […]

Potential Canada Move Sends Burger King Worldwide Inc Soaring

Potential Canada Move Sends Burger King Worldwide Inc Soaring

InterMune Inc (NASDAQ:ITMN), Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW) and dELiA*s, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLIA) are this Monday’s top gainers on the market midday. The losers are Qihoo 360 Technology Co Ltd (NYSE:QIHU), Escalade, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESCA) and Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT). Burger king climbs, InterMune […]

Burger King, Tim Hortons In Talks Over Strategic Deal

Burger King, Tim Hortons In Talks Over Strategic Deal

Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW) is said to be in discussion to buy Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. (NYSE:THI) (TSE:THI) to establish a fast food powerhouse with a combined market capitalization of about $18 billion. The deal is […]

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Bill Ackman Sticks to His Guns With Few Q4 Changes

Pershing Square founder and CEO Bill Ackman is careful about where he plays his cards. Case in point: his Q4 portfolio, valued at $8.2 billion, is comprised of just seven equity allocations. Moreover, the billionaire largely stayed put with his […]

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Bill Ackman Sells J.C. Penney, GGP, Buys Air Products

Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management filed its 13-F for the three months through September 2013 today. The filing showed that the managers long portfolio was worth $10.275 billion at the end of the quarter, down from $10.951 billion at […]

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Bill Ackman Buys Burger King, Adds To P&G, Sells Citi

Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management has filed its Q3 SEC form 13F detailing the latest transactions. The New York-based hedge fund has assets valued at nearly $8.5 billion as of September 30, 13F filing. Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital […]