Hertz Global Holdings Inc., awaiting final U.S. antitrust approval for its acquisition of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, is among rental-car companies enjoying price increases not seen since before the recession.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc., maker of the single-serve Keurig brewing machine, fell to the lowest in seven months after hedge fund managing director Whitney Tilson told CNBC there may be potential for accounting fraud at the company.
Cory Booker strides to the lectern at a June reception honoring hedge-fund founder Bill Ackman. Pershing Square Foundation, Ackman’s philanthropic organization, had pledged more than $25 million since 2007 to help Booker’s poverty-wracked Newark, New Jersey, improve schooling, enhance parks and find jobs for ex-convicts.
Whitney Tilson, co-founder of T2 Partners LLC, said he bought shares of Netflix Inc. after it tumbled the most in seven years following reports that the video-rental service lost 800,000 U.S. subscribers in the third quarter.
Whitney Tilson, managing director of T2 Partners, discusses his investment outlook, saying large U.S. banks offer value at current levels. Tilson talks to Bloomberg's Kathleen Hays on "The Hays Advantage" on Bloomberg Radio.