Friday, October 30, 2015

Climateer Line Of The Day: Pershing Square's Ackman Gets Trolled, Hard, Edition (VRX; HLF; TGT; BGP; JCP)

This is just brutal:

“I hope Bill Ackman has done more research on Valeant than he did on Herbalife, Target, Borders and JC Penny,”

-Alan Hoffman, executive vice president, global corporate affairs, Herbalife via BusinessWire

As Alinsky said:

Ridicule is man’s most potent weapon. It’s hard to counterattack ridicule, and it infuriates the opposition, which then reacts to your advantage...

#5, Rules for Radicals, Saul Alinsky