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"Ackman has given us the opportunity to buy a company at a discount ... and for that, I thank...

"Ackman has given us the opportunity to buy a company at a discount ... and for that, I thank him," Carl Icahn tells Bloomberg following news of him gaining two board slots at Herbalife (HLF +6.3%). Asked if he would add another 10% of the company to his near 14% stake, he says he's not sure.
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  • blackswans
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    And Icahn has given us the opportunity to buy a company at a discount... and for that we thank him. (JCP)
    28 Feb 2013, 02:47 PM Reply Like
  • Zeus2012
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    The bonds are a better bet right now. CDS widen out to 1000 bps this morning.
    28 Feb 2013, 02:50 PM Reply Like
  • Bret Jensen
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    Too bad the WWF can not get these two guys in a cage match on PPV......It would make $100mm.
    28 Feb 2013, 02:58 PM Reply Like
  • cva100
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    Putting the HLF debate aside, isn't the real "loser " in the context of the dialog Carl Ichan? Hey Carl, there's a fine line between assertive and A-hole....just as there is between tough guy and a loud mouth.....thank you for your transparency.
    4 Mar 2013, 10:47 AM Reply Like
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