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Bill Ackman Would Think ‘Very Hard’ Before Next Short Bet

Bill Ackman, chief executive officer of Pershing Square Capital Management LP, talks about the value of shareholder activism, the restaurant franchise and pharamaceutical industries, investment strategy and his position on short selling after his campaign with Herbalife Ltd. Ackman also discusses the outlook for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He speaks with Stephanie Ruhle on the sidelines of Sohn Foundation Conference in New York on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Should Tipping in Restaurants Be Scrapped?

Amanda Cohen, chef and owner of Dirt Candy, explains why she decided to do away with tipping. She speaks with Bloomberg's Mark Crumpton on "Bottom Line." (Source: Bloomberg)

GM's Barra: We're Making the Right Investments

General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra discusses teen driving, safety, gas prices and product investments with Bloomberg's Matt Miller. They spoke at GM’s Chevrolet Malibu plant in Kansas City, at an event for the company's 500 millionth vehicle produced. (Source: Bloomberg)

Median Health Care Stock on Expensive Side: Denner

Sarissa Capital Management CEO and CIO Alex Denner discusses his outlook for the health care industry. He speaks on “Bottom Line” from the 20th Annual Sohn Investment Conference in New York. (Source: Bloomberg)

Has GM Recovered From Its Recalls Problem?

Edmunds.com's Jessica Caldwell discusses Sergio Marchionne’s call for consolidation among carmakers, Mary Barra's efforts to revive GM and the outlook for auto sales. She speaks with Bloomberg's Mark Crumpton on "Bottom Line." (Source: Bloomberg)

Nightmare Scenario: Drones Coupled With Bioweapons

Walker Digital Chairman Jay Walker discusses possible terror hazards associated with lightweight drones. He speaks on “Bottom Line” from the 20th Annual Sohn Investment Conference in New York. (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury

Inside the Grey Market for the Apple Watch in Hong Kong

There’s brisk business literally ON the streets of Hong Kong for the new Apple Watch. The scarcity, and huge demand in China, is driving a thriving secondary market for Apple’s latest must-have gadget. Bloomberg’s Stephen Engle went out on the watch for grey market watches. (Source: Bloomberg)

Meet Tapit, America's New Big Stud

May 1 -- If the thoroughbred breeding industry is back in the U.S. following the collapse triggered by the global financial crisis, then a striking ghost-white specimen named Tapit is the symbol — and more importantly, the DNA — of that rebound. Bloomberg's Mason Levinson has more on "Bottom Line."

Road Testing the Tightly-Wound Mercedes SL400 Convertible

May 1 -- The famous $84,000 Mercedes SL400 Convertible roadster combines elegance and power. Bloomberg's Hannah Elliott reviews this fun convertible and finds the car is a less expensive option than the AMG series equivalents. (Video by Zach Goldstein, Ryo Ikegami.)

Bloomberg Surveillance

Icahn: Fink Protects Underperforming Executives

BlackRock’s Larry Fink is protecting underperforming executives with his campaign against activist investors, according to billionaire Carl Icahn. Columbia University’s Fabio Savoldelli weighs in on the allegations on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

What’s The Special Sauce for McDonald’s?

Bloomberg’s Tom Keene and Olivia Sterns look at the Twitter question of the day. BNP Paribas Managing Director Tim Bitsberger also speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

Bill Ackman Would Think ‘Very Hard’ Before Next Short Bet

Bill Ackman, chief executive officer of Pershing Square Capital Management LP, talks about the value of shareholder activism, the restaurant franchise and pharamaceutical industries, investment strategy and his position on short selling after his campaign with Herbalife Ltd. Ackman also discusses the outlook for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He speaks with Stephanie Ruhle on the sidelines of Sohn Foundation Conference in New York on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Equities Can Be `Great Way to Short Credit,' Meister Says

Keith Meister, founder of Corvex Management, talks about the performance of Yum! Brands Inc., investor activism in real estate investment trusts (REITs) and the outlook for equities as an asset class. Meister speaks with Stephanie Ruhle on the sidelines of Sohn Foundation Conference in New York on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Pershing Square’s Bill Ackman Triggers CSX Slide

CSX quickly dropped to a session low after Pershing Square’s Bill Ackman told CNBC he won’t talk about CSX at the 20th Annual Sohn Investment Conference in New York. She speaks on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Walgreens Is a Transformed Company: Rosenstein

Jana Partners Managing Partner Barry Rosenstein discusses his outlook for Walgreens and Qualcomm. He speaks on “Bloomberg West” from the 20th Annual Sohn Investment Conference in New York. (Source: Bloomberg)

Trouble for Social Media Stocks?: Bloomberg West (05/01)

Full episode of "Bloomberg West." Guests: RBC Capital Markets Managing Director Mark Mahaney, Joint Center for Energy Storage Research's Jeff Chamberlain, Jaunt Studios President Cliff Plumer, Jaunt CEO Jens Christensen, Golden Gate Transportation's Denis Mulligan and Teespring CEO Walker Williams. (Source: Bloomberg)

With All Due Respect

With All Due Respect (05/01/15)

Mark Haleprin and John Heilemann are joined by Larry Flynt Publications President Larry Flynt on “With All Due Respect.”