What’s up with Herbalife? Is it a pyramid scheme, as Hedge fund Manager William Ackman says? Or is it a sustainable, growing business, as hard-core capitalist Carl Icahn believes? And
Every year at tax time, I’m reminded of my favorite corporate whipping post: General Motors. The company went bankrupt in 2009 after — After! — receiving billions in bailout money.
Someone rings the bell at 9:30 a.m. and then gets the hell out of the way. All types of chaos (in trading and prices) erupt from second-to-second, and everyone knows,