Bill Ackman's ADP Flop and Target's Food Fight: Charts

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And don't miss Chris Bryant on the surprising maturity of wind power: "People tend to think of renewable energy companies as the new kids on the block but Vestas Wind Systems A/S, the world’s biggest wind turbine manufacturer, is no pimply teenager. The Danish group entered the turbine business almost 40 years ago and went public in 1998, one year after Inc. Today, it generates more than 10 billion euros ($11.7 billion) in annual sales."

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Max Nisen is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering biotech, pharma and health care. He previously wrote about management and corporate strategy for Quartz and Business Insider.

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