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Billionaire Bill Ackman’s Top Picks: Allergan Inc. (AGN), Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP)

Pershing Square, managed by billionaire Bill Ackman, recently filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission a Form 13F, in which the fund disclosed its equity portfolio at the end of the fourth quarter of 2014. The portfolio contains only 7 positions, and is valued at $16.04 billion. The fund’s strong focus during the quarter […]

Bill Ackman Big Tussles And Losses: Herbalife Ltd. (HLF), Target Corporation (TGT), And J C Penney Company Inc (JCP)

Activist investors move the stock market, and no one does it better than the aggressive billionaire investor Bill Ackman of Pershing Square has enjoyed a fair amount of success and losses as well. Despite being considered a short term investor Fox Business, Deirdre Bolton, notes that Ackman is a long-term believer of Warren Buffet, who […]

FOX Business Network's Deirdre Bolton to Interview Bill Ackman Friday, February 13th

FOX Business Network’s Deirdre Bolton will interview Pershing Capital Management CEO Bill Ackman

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Management Change Was the Right Thing: Bill Ackman

Last year was one of the worst for McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) in its six decades of history that eventually meant a management change was inevitable. The axing of CEO, Don Thompson, continues to elicit debate on whether it came too soon or it was overdue. During an interview on Bloomberg, billionaire investor, Bill Ackman of […]

Zoetis Inc (ZTS) Avoids Possible Fight By Adding Two Members From Activist Side

Animal health care company, Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS) is doing extremely well according to activist investor Bill Ackman of Pershing Square, having agreed to add two members to the board to avoid a possible fight. During an interview on Bloomberg, the billionaire investor reiterated that everything is now on track as both parties share the same […]

LIVE: Hedge fund god Ray Dalio is being interviewed by Bill Ackman

Billionaire Ray Dalio, the founder of $160 billion hedge fund behemoth Bridgewater Associates, is doing a Q&A with Pershing Square's Bill Ackman at the Harbor Investment Conference. The conversation is taking a macro focus. How does he manage $160 billion in this environment. Show More Summary

Here are all the stock picks from Bill Ackman's private hedge fund conference (MCD)

Bill Ackman, the CEO of $18 billion hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management, hosted the 2015 Harbor Investment Conference at the AXA Equitable Building in Midtown Manhattan on Thursday. The annual event brings together both well-known and lesser-known investors to share trade ideas, while raising money for the Boys & Girls' Harbor. Show More Summary

Bill Ackman's big hedge fund conference is tomorrow — here's how last year's stock picks did

Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, who was a top performer in 2014, is putting on a hedge fund conference on Thursday On February 12, Ackman, the CEO of $18 billion Pershing Square Capital Management, and Mark Axelowitz, managing director...Show More Summary

Four Small Caps With Activist Owners On The Board

These days everyone is familiar with big-brand activism, led by billionaires and Bill Ackman. Icahn has often made a splash in the media in the past year, using his influence and voice to push for change in big companies. And it works. He has made a huge impact for shareholders in and. But even […]

Five Stocks Activists Think Will Pop

In his quarterly investment letter recently, billionaire activist investor Bill Ackman gave us clues on selecting that can become big winners. In a world where many think stock prices are efficient, he argues quite the opposite.  And in a world where many think good investing has to be sophisticated and only the domain of big, […]

Hedge Fund News: Barry Rosenstein, Jeffrey Smith, Bill Ackman

Jana’s Rosenstein Said to See Hertz Able to Repurchase Shares (Bloomberg) Hertz Global Holdings Inc., which is under shareholder pressure after accounting issues, could buy back as much as 20 percent of its shares, according to hedge fund manager Barry Rosenstein. Rosenstein, whose Jana Partners owns more than 8 percent of the rental-car company, said […]

Bill Ackman: This Is The Market's 'Best Kept Secret'

The name Bill Ackman carries more weight now than it did a year ago. 2014 was a rough year for most hedge fund managers. The average fund returned just 2% and the first six months of the year saw

Zoetis Inc (ZTS) Adds Pershing Square’s William Doyle To Board

Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS) has entered into an agreement with Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square to appoint William Doyle to the company’s board of directors, a new filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed. Mr. Doyle is a member of Pershing Square’s Investment Team, and his appointment will expand the size of company’s board to […]

Not all if Wall Street believes Bill Ackman's stellar performance numbers

The whisper on Wall Street is that hedge fund titan Bill Ackman's returns are not as impressive as recently published reports would have you believe. Last week Bloomberg published hedge fund titan Bill Ackman's lifetime returns. The story cited data from LCH Investments NV, a firm that invests in hedge funds. Show More Summary

Hedge Fund News: Paul Singer, Steve Cohen, Bill Ackman

Hedge Fund Elliott: Government Policies Paved Way For Risky Bets (Reuters) Hedge fund titan Paul Singer blamed government policies for encouraging traders to make concentrated bets in “overpriced” securities and markets and said it is “nutty” to hold bonds at their current high levels. Singer, who founded the $25 billion Elliott Management Corp, has long […]

Bill Ackman's Biggest Winners And Losers Of 2014

Love Bill Ackman or hate him, whether or you think that his outlier "investment" of the year, one which generated nearly half of his P&L in 2014 namely the collusive hostile bid with Valeant on whose balance sheet he piggy-backed inShow More Summary

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