ADT (ADT) is the latest company to fall under the microscope as a potential target of Bill...

|About: The ADT Corporation (ADT)|By:, SA News Editor

ADT (ADT) is the latest company to fall under the microscope as a potential target of Bill Ackman's hedge fund. A +5% gain in ADT's share price yesterday and a flurry of options activity appears to be inspired in part by the speculation. For those channeling their inner Sherlock Holmes, Ackman left a clue by saying the target "enjoys high barriers to entry, high customer switching costs and substantial pricing power."