Icahn Buys More Herbalife After Foe Ackman Claimed He Wanted To Sell

Carl Icahn late Friday told CNBC that he bought another 2.3 million Herbalife (HLF) stock, rebutting claims by an Herbalife foe that Icahn is "a seller now."

Earlier, activist investor and Herbalife critic Bill Ackman said he was approached about buying shares of the supplements company by a consortium that included Icahn.

Herbalife earlier gave Icahn an option to boost his stake to 34.99%, up from the 25% ownership he had.

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