CNBC: Icahn purchases 30M-40M Hertz shares, cause of poison pill

|About: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)|By:, SA News Editor

CNBC reports that Carl Icahn has purchased 30M-40M shares (good for a 6.7%-8.9% stake) in Hertz, and is the activist to which Hertz responded with a poison pill. Previous reports had mentioned both Third Point and Corvex.

HTZ spikes +2.1% in reaction.