HBS – Activist Investors: The Untold Story

Johnny HopkinsBill Ackman, Carl IcahnLeave a Comment

Here’s a great article at the The Harbus. The Harbus is the independent, non-profit news organization of Harvard Business School. The article provides some great arguments against the perception that all activist investors are short term focused, aggressive, and meddlers. Here’s an excerpt from that article: Ask many HBS students about the … Read More

Carl Icahn: His Most Bizarre Acquisition Story

Johnny HopkinsCarl IcahnLeave a Comment

One of our favorite investors here at The Acquirer’s Multiple is Carl Icahn, and one of my favorite Icahn interviews is one he did with Dealbook. In this interview he shares his most bizarre acquisition story. It’s a story about ACF. Following is an excerpt which I have edited for … Read More