Hedge Fund - Pershing Square
Billionaire John Paulson posted the second-worst trading year of his career in 2014 as a wrong-way energy bet added to declines tied to a failed merger and investments in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The...... (read more)
Activist investor Nelson Peltz, one of DuPont's largest shareholders, stepped up his fight to break up the industrial conglomerate, as his Trian Fund nominated himself and three other members to the board...... (read more)
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) is believed to be preparing to pursue legal proceedings against activist investor, Bill Ackman, over tirade comments made earlier last week. The comments made by the investor...... (read more)
Good hedge-fund managers know to take some profits when they earn outsize returns. Some investors in Pershing Square Capital Management LP appear to be following the same playbook. Bill Ackman and Pershing...... (read more)
As it was previously rumored in many sources, Bill Ackman's Pershing Square took a massive position in Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS), as reported in a new filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission...... (read more)
Allergan, Inc. (AGN): Bill Ackman Sends Letter Commenting on Potential Merger Deal with Actavis plc (ACT)
Bill Ackman's intentions to acquire Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) together with Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) might be a wasted exercise as the former is trying to shun the deal. In a recent...... (read more)
Bill Ackman wants to clear up a few things. First, the activist investor and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management LP is not a fan of “hostile” to describe unsolicited takeover offers. In a recent...... (read more)
Bill Ackman is one of the most notorious activist investors on Wall Street, which is why his moves are followed closely. Recently, Mr. Ackman's firm, Pershing Square went public not in the US, but in...... (read more)
The global market for initial public offerings has had a patchy year at best and activist investor Bill Ackman’s latest foray into the arena may not be remembered as a highlight of 2014. Shares in the...... (read more)
Will Platform Specialty Products Corp (PAH) Keep Growing With Bill Ackman Going Activist on the Company?
Bill Ackman is bullish on Platform Specialty Products Corp (NYSE:PAH) and with his recent activist move on the stock, the company could grow even further. Pershing Square, the fund led by Mr. Ackman,...... (read more)
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