Archive for December, 2012

Herbalife Rises After Ackman Short Selling Spurs Buying – Bloomberg

Herbalife Rises After Ackman Short Selling Spurs Buying
Bloomberg
Herbalife Ltd. (HLF), the stock shorted by hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, rose the most in more than seven months. The shares advanced 9 percent to $32.04 at 12:46 p.m., after gaining as much as 11 percent for the biggest intraday increase since May 16.
Herbalife (HLF) Traders All But Forget Ackman's Ominous WordsStreetInsider.com (subscription)
Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Extended Its Recovery From Recent WeaknessRTT News
Hot Stocks: Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Netflix, Inc.(NASDAQ:NFLX)Mesh Press (press release)

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Why Herbalife Is Poised to Underperform – DailyFinance

Why Herbalife Is Poised to Underperform
DailyFinance
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, nutritional-supplement maker Herbalife has received an underwhelming two-star ranking. With that in mind, let's take

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Critical Alerts For ConocoPhillips, Herbalife, Lennar, Green Mountain Coffee
International Business Times (press release)
Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), Herbalife (NYSE: HLF), Lennar (NYSE: LEN), Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (Nasdaq: GMCR), and Health Net (NYSE: HNT). InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alerts contain

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Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Extended Its Recovery From Recent Weakness
RTT News
Herbalife has been rising since December 26th, after rebounding from the lows of the year. The stock had dropped sharply on news that hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, founder of Pershing Square Capital Management, took a short position in the company.

Herbalife: Value Pick Or Short Candidate? – Seeking Alpha

Herbalife: Value Pick Or Short Candidate?
Seeking Alpha
Shares of Herbalife (HLF) are down 44% year over year due to questionable accounting practices, and a publicly announced short-attack by Bill Ackman. To sum up this already well-publicized story, shares of Herbalife first plunged in May when David

Herbalife shares up 6% as some investors go long – Los Angeles Times


Wall Street Journal (blog)
Herbalife shares up 6% as some investors go long
Los Angeles Times
Herbalife, the Los Angeles-based multilevel marketing firm locked in a battle with New York hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, are rallying for a third straight day. The company's stock was up $1.90, or 6.7%, to $30.20 in midday Friday trading on Wall Street.
Herbalife Fight: 'Hedge-Fund Equivalent of Stalingrad'Wall Street Journal (blog)
No One Seems To Care That Another Hedge Fund Is Short HerbalifeForbes
Nu Skin Jumps as Pressure on Herbalife SubsidesBenzinga
Wall Street Journal- India (blog) –ValueWalk –Insider Monkey (blog)
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StreetInsider.com (subscription)
Herbalife (HLF) is Pure, Unadulterated, Hedge Fund Porn
StreetInsider.com (subscription)
On one side of the trade you have: Ackman and his multi-billion dollar Pershing Square Capital hedge fund that has gone 'balls to the wall' on the Herbalife short; Ackman's crack research team that spent a year digging into the company and putting
William Ackman Vows to Take Down Herbalife (HLF)InvestorGuide

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Nu Skin Jumps as Pressure on Herbalife Subsides – Benzinga


Wall Street Journal
Nu Skin Jumps as Pressure on Herbalife Subsides
Benzinga
Shares of multi-level marketing company Nu Skin (NYSE: NUS) traded sharply higher Thursday despite another drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Nu Skin closed the session on Thursday up 5.90 percent to $35.16. The stock had been under
In The Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Aftermath, Should Investors Buy Multi-Level Insider Monkey (blog)
Will Herbalife Battle Become A 2013 Trend?Seeking Alpha
Herbalife Continues To Fall On Short Seller, Increases BuybackInvestor’s Business Daily
SBWire (press release) –InvestorIdeas.com (press release) –DailyFinance
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Funds Roundup: Vanguard's Latest Expense Cuts; Herbalife's Peers Also
Barron’s (blog)
Cinthia Murphy, Index Universe; There are other casualties in Bill Ackman's battle with multi-level marketing company Herbalife. — Brendan Conway, Barrons.com · « Previous VIX Stretches, Yawns, Breaks 20 for First Time Since July · Focus on Funds HOME

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Wall Street Journal (blog)
Herbalife Fight: 'Hedge-Fund Equivalent of Stalingrad'
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Not everyone is sold on Pershing Square founder Bill Ackman's short thesis on Herbalife Ltd. Some hedge fund managers say they've been buying Herbalife shares in recent days despite Ackman's highly publicized wager against the nutritional-supplement

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