Danielle Kennedy is a producer at CNBC Business News. She works primarily with "The Faber Report" and "The Strategy Session." She attended Princeton University where she received her B.A. in economics.
A new survey of chief financial officers finds that confidence in the global economy is on the rise, but there is a discrepancy between European and American CFOs when it comes to individual businesses’ confidence and expectations.
Despite all the excitement following LinkedIn’s IPO, which resulted in the share price more than doubling its first day on the NYSE, Kevin Ryan, founder and CEO of online retailer Gilt Groupe, is in no hurry to go public.
It’s not the figure on the price tag of Texas Instrument’s bid for National Semiconductor that warrants scrutiny. Valued at approximately $6.5 billion, the TI-Nat Semi merger barely ranks in the top 25 global deals announced this year.
With consumers feeling the recession pinch, the necessity for designer brands to unload excess inventories has given rise to a new breed of Internet retailers.