In a meeting with investors, Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn acknowledges that he closed a...

|By:, SA News Editor

In a meeting with investors, Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn acknowledges that he closed a short position in Herbalife (HLF -0.2%) for a profit last year. Einhorn, who questioned HLF in May about why they had stopped providing information tracking certain groups of its distributors in its filings, never said he had any position at the time, nor does he disclose the size of the profit or the position now.