Displaying items 49-60 of 75 » View latimes.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next >
This post has been corrected. See note at the bottom for details.KPMG has resigned as Herbalife's auditor after the auditing firm fired a senior partner in its Los Angeles office because of an alleged insider-trading scheme. "KPMG stated it had concluded it was not independent because of alleged insider trading in...
Quick quiz: How many Vegas-goers you know prefer staying downtown? Grandma and Grandpa may have raved about 99-cent shrimp cocktails back in the day and sworn that Binion's was the only place for real gamblers, but the '80s brought the bigness and...
Dell Inc. saw its stock jump 1.26% in midday trading on Monday after the company reached an agreement to let shareholder activist Carl Icahn see its books. Icahn Enterprises disclosed that it had signed a confidentiality agreement with Dell that will...
Stock spotlight is a new weekly feature that will profile a notable, public company. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Herbalife: A caption for a photo with the Stock Spotlight column in the Feb. 25 Section A said customers were participating in an...
Herbalife Ltd. announced an agreement with billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who owns more than 13% of Herbalife's stock, that will allow him to add two members to its board and give him the right to increase his holdings to one-quarter of the company&...
Herbalife Ltd. reported that sales of its weight-loss and nutrition products increased significantly in the fourth quarter, even as a hedge fund manager was preparing a massive campaign to short its stock. The Los Angeles company said it earned $1.05...
Tags: Mutual Funds, Herbalife Limited
Herbalife Ltd. Chief Executive Michael Johnson said the company has had "short discussions" with billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who last week disclosed that he had purchased 13% of the company's stock and would consider efforts to take the company...
One voice that was not heard during Herbalife Ltd.'s conference call with analysts Wednesday morning was hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, who has accused the company of operating a pyramid scheme and shorted $1 billion of its shares. "We followed the...
Netflix Inc.'s stock shot up nearly 40% in early morning trading, fanned by domestic subscriber gains and revenue that exceeded Wall Street's expectations. Shares of the online subscription service were trading at $142.86 Thursday, up substantially from...
Netflix Inc. ended a volatile year on a high note, beating expectations for revenue and subscriber growth in the fourth quarter, which ended Dec. 31 -- sparking a nearly 35% spike in the company's stock in after-hours trading. Holiday sales of...
Tags: Lucasfilm Ltd., Redbox, Marketing, Netflix Inc., Media Industry
Kiplinger's Money PowerCarl Icahn, 76, is arguably one of the great value investors of all time, and his Icahn Enterprises, launched in 1987 as American Real Estate Partners, has an impressive record. Despite a staggering share-price decline in 2008, the units (the firm is...
CNNNetflix on Monday said it has adopted a "stockholder rights plan" designed to prevent activist shareholders from launching a hostile takeover. The plan, known to investors as a "poison pill," would kick in if an individual or group tried to buy a sizable...
Apr 9, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 4, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 11, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 25, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 28, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 19, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 20, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 20, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 24, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 23, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 21, 2013 |Story| Tribune Media Services
Nov 5, 2012 |Story| WPMT-LTV
Original site for Carl Icahn topic gallery.