CP : Analysis & Opinions

  1. All Aboard the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train (CP)

    December 7, 2016
    The train operator is stopping at a town near you with the holiday spirit fully on the rails.
  2. Predicting Economic Growth By Looking at the Rails (NSC, CSX)

    November 29, 2016
    Is Norfolk Southern the best rail investment when compared against its competition?
  3. Paul Hilal, Formerly of Pershing Square, to Start New Fund (CP)

    October 13, 2016
    The former partner at Ackman's hedge fund is in the planning stages to launch Mantle Ridge LP.
  4. Norfolk Southern Price Target Hiked (NSC)

    October 11, 2016
    But is it the best performing rail?
  5. This Is the Safest Railway in North America (CP)

    September 28, 2016
    According to the Federal Railway Administration (FRA), this railway wins for safety . . . again.
  6. Canadian Pacific vs. Minister Of Transport (CP)

    September 22, 2016
    Canadian Pacific wants increased safety. Minister of Transport sides with privacy.
  7. Canadian Pacific Railway CFO Steps Down (CP)

    September 9, 2016
    Marc Erceg's departure isn’t the only recent move among the upper echelon of Canadian Pacific Railway.
  8. Pershing Square Cuts Positions to Fight Losses (VRX, ZTS)

    August 21, 2016
    Bill Ackman's fund, attempting to deal with significant losses, cuts positions in major stakes.
  9. Ackman Hops Off Canadian Pacific with $1.5B (

    August 8, 2016
    The $1.5 billion he now has might burn a hole in his investors' pockets -- many of whom have wondered when his bad luck is ...
  10. Is Ackman's Pershing Square Preparing A More Aggressive Strategy?

    August 5, 2016
    Pershing Square Holdings sold shares of Canadian Pacific, leading to speculation that Bill Ackman may be ready to invest ...
  11. Ackman Unloads Stake In Canadian Pacific (CP)

    August 4, 2016
    Billionaire Ackman sells his estimated $1.5 billion stake in a revived Canadian Pacific Railway to fund other purchases
  12. Pershing Square Sells Its Canadian Pacific Stake

    August 4, 2016
    Pershing Square Holdings, led by noted activist investor Bill Ackman, has actively exited its big north-of-the-border position: ...
  13. Bill Ackman on Concentrated Portfolios, Lessons From Valeant ...

    June 27, 2016
    Explore the lessons of concentrated portfolios, including how Bill Ackman's strategy change at Pershing Square mirrors one ...
  14. Canadian Pacific Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (CP)

    June 22, 2016
    Canadian Pacific will send its dividend payment on July 25 to shareholders of record as of June 24.
  15. Bill Ackman's Greatest Hits and Misses

    March 22, 2016
    With the recent Valeant fiasco, we take a look back at the best and worst of the gray haired hedge fund manager.
  16. Why Doesn't the U.S. Have a Transnational Railway? (CP, CSX)

    March 2, 2016
    On Tuesday, the WSJ reported that CSX Corp. (CSX) had rebuffed a $20 billion-plus offer to combine with the smaller Canadian ...
  17. Bill Ackman's 2 Best Investments (GGP, CP)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn about the two best investments Ackman ever made. Ackman has demonstrated a consistent track record of success in all ...
  18. Under Pressure: Eyeing Pershing Square's Holdings

    February 2, 2016
    A look at Pershing Square's recent performance, portfolio and future outlook. Should investors follow the money?
  19. Canadian Pacific in merger talks with Norfolk Southern (CP, NSC)

    November 19, 2015
    Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. revealed they are pursuing merger with American based Norfolk Southern Corp. to create the ...
  20. How To Profit From The Rise in Proxy Fights

    September 9, 2014
    A proxy vote is a vote cast by an entity or person on behalf of another. This sets the stage for a proxy fight between the ...
  21. Ackman's Target Canadian Pacific Gets Moving

    January 30, 2012
    Canadian Pacific is the latest activist target of Pershing Square's Bill Ackman.