Archive for January, 2013


CBS News
Is Herbalife planning a campaign against critic Bill Ackman?
Los Angeles Times
Herbalife Ltd. has obtained the rights to domain names such as therealbillackman.com and billackman.net, a sign that the Los Angeles nutritional products company may be planning a public campaign against one of its biggest critics — billionaire hedge
Herbalife Registers 'The Real Bill Ackman' Website NameBusinessweek
Herbalife Buys 'Real Bill Ackman' Domain Names That Could Be Used In Business Insider
4 Concrete Reasons To Be Short Herbalife Right NowSeeking Alpha
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Big Investors Growing Concerned About Herbalife Short – Fox Business

Big Investors Growing Concerned About Herbalife Short
Fox Business
At Woodward got access excited that he's not at all but guys did about Herbalife Charlie let's talk about — heroic love Herbalife okay. Shares are down today selling — here everybody sit down. At — near the price where bill Blackmun announced his

Herbalife’s Words Don’t Match Their Numbers – Seeking Alpha

Herbalife's Words Don't Match Their Numbers
Seeking Alpha
Herbalife (HLF) is a short. Management misleads investors, the company churns out distributors at a dizzying pace, and the logic they present to the marketplace simply doesn't add-up. Like the Mad Hatter's Tea party in Alice in Wonderland, many of

Deutsche Bank Says Nu Skin Remains Top Pick in 2013, Shares Edging Higher
Benzinga
The US Direct Selling Association denied Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing membership after reviewing the company's business model, showing that the DSA, of which Avon, Nu Skin, Herbalife and most others are members, is a qualified self regulatory


CBS News
Herbalife Registers 'The Real Bill Ackman' Website Name
Bloomberg
Herbalife has been battling accusations from Ackman, founder of New York hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP, that it uses inflated pricing, misleading sales information and a complicated incentive structure to hide a pyramid scheme.
Herbalife Buys 'Real Bill Ackman' Domain Names That Could Be Used In Business Insider
4 Concrete Reasons To Be Short Herbalife Right NowSeeking Alpha
Herbalife (HLF) Registers Three Ackman-Related Domain Names with GoDaddy StreetInsider.com (subscription)
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Business Insider
Shares Of Herbalife Are Back Below The Pre-Ackman Short Levels
Business Insider
Even though Herbalife and other MLMs were not the target of that presser, the action still seemed to send chills throughout the MLM sector with shares of Herbalife, Nu Skin and Blyth all closing lower yesterday. During the press conference, the FTC
Jim Cramer on Herbalife – The One Question That MattersCNBC.com (blog)
Billionaire investors go head-to-head over HerbalifeCBS News
A Second Chance To Short HerbalifeSeeking Alpha
Motley Fool –Yahoo! Finance (blog) –MarketWatch
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CNBC.com (blog)
Jim Cramer on Herbalife – The One Question That Matters
CNBC.com (blog)
It seems people just can't get enough of Herbalife and the controversy surrounding this stock. On Friday the company was at the center of a spirited exchange between top hedge fund manager Bill Ackman and billionaire investor Carl Icahn. The two Wall
A Second Chance To Short HerbalifeSeeking Alpha
Billionaire investors go head-to-head over HerbalifeCBS News
Herbalife Isn't a Pyramid Scheme: Carol RothYahoo! Finance (blog)
Motley Fool –MarketWatch –The motley Fool (blog)
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Lexington Herald Leader
Herbalife hit as FTC shuts down Fortune Hi-Tech pyramid scheme
MarketWatch (blog)
The move sent jitters through shares of Herbalife /quotes/zigman/361145 /quotes/nls/hlf HLF which has been heavily shorted by hedge fund manager Bill Ackman who called the company a pyramid scheme last month. Herbalife shares faltered when the FTC
Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Markets Mixed, Herbalife Falld on FTC Attack on NASDAQ
Herbalife, NuSkin Drop Ahead of FTC Pyramid Scheme AnnouncementBenzinga
Herbalife hit as regulator spooks investorsFinancial Times
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CBS News
Herbalife, NuSkin Drop Ahead of FTC Pyramid Scheme Announcement
Benzinga
Shares of Herbalife (NYSE: HLF) dropped on Monday, falling over 8 percent in early trading. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will host a press conference later today in Kentucky to announce a major action against an allegedly illegal pyramid scheme.
FTC Says: Pyramid Scheme, Prepare To Be BustedWall Street Journal (blog)

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MonaVie Introduces The VIEW Antioxidant Scanner – Medgadget.com


Medgadget.com
MonaVie Introduces The VIEW Antioxidant Scanner
Medgadget.com
MonaVie VIEW MonaVie Introduces The VIEW Antioxidant Scanner MonaVie is a company that sells vitamins, minerals, and supplements. Like many young companies, they make some outrageous claims and occasionally run afoul of bloggers, FTC