CHICAGO, Oct 19- Media mogul Oprah Winfrey will buy a 10 percent stake in Weight Watchers International Inc, adding her celebrity and consumer appeal to a diet brand that has been shedding subscribers. Shares of Weight Watchers soared on the news of Winfrey's $43.2 million investment, closing up 105 percent at $13.92 on Monday. Consumers' embrace of...» Read More
PGA Tour Golfer Jordan Spieth discusses winning the U.S. Open and his endorsement deal with Under Armour.
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Jordan Spieth, pro golfer, discusses his Masters' win and the big business of endorsement deals.
Michael Binetti, UBS equity research analyst, discusses Nike's revenue miss, and its lofty valuation as the company bets big on star athlete endorsements and its "Back to the Future" shoe.
Kevin Plank, Under Armour CEO, discusses celebrity endorsement deals, including Tom Brady and competing with Nike.
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Sam Poser, Sterne Agee, shares his thoughts on the rivalry between Nike and Under Armour as the two companies battle it out for top athlete endorsers.
Tom Brady, New England Patriots quarterback, discusses his endorsement deals with Under Armour. And Bob Kraft, The Kraft Group chairman & CEO, and New England Patriots owner, weighs in.
Tom Brady, New England Patriots quarterback, talks about TB 12 sports therapy and the upcoming football season. And Bob Kraft, New England Patriots owner, weighs in.
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David Friedman, president of Wealth-X, talks about sports earnings after Phil Mickelson won the Golf British Open, but whose wealth remains $400 million below Tiger Wood's.
Marcus Lemonis of Camping World sponsors the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Other companies have sponsored NASCAR drivers too, but which drivers, and which companies?
Kevin Plank, Under Armour chairman, president and CEO, and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady discuss the company's newest endorsement deal and its strategy to expand its brand.