Herbalife Growing Profits, Buying Back Shares

Jan. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Julie Hyman reports that Herbalife Ltd., the nutrition company that hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman has called a pyramid scheme, posted preliminary fourth-quarter profit that topped analysts’ estimates and said it would start buying back shares. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."
Total Profit Beats Estimates
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