Skeptical Investor Puts Trust In Ratings Agency » Carson Block of Muddy Waters. Not to be confused with a cow.
Carson Block, research director and founder of Muddy Waters LLC, stands for a photograph after an interview in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Thursday, July 19, 2012. Block, the short seller who sparked a 74 percent drop in Sino-Forest Corp. shares before it filed for bankruptcy protection, said his latest allegations against New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. will force the company to disclose more details about its business. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images