Dec 18- Kraft Foods Group Inc on Thursday said Tony Vernon would retire as chief executive officer later this month, with Chairman John Cahill succeeding him as the company battles sluggish demand for packaged food products in the United States. Kraft shares rose 6.4 percent to close at $63.38, an all-time high since the company was spun off from Mondelez...» Read More
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Craig Weiss, NJOY CEO, discusses competition, regulations and health risks associated with the growing business of e-cigarettes.
David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association CEO, provides an outlook on where interest rates are likely headed and the impact of Fed tapering on the housing market.
Douglas Yearley, CEO of Toll Bros, provides his perspective on the housing recovery and discusses whether he thinks it's on firm footing.
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Michael Odell, CEO of Pep Boys, reveals his company's new look and shares his plans to expand its business.
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NBC's Janet Shamlian talks with Carnival Cruise Lines CEO Gerry Cahill, about the re-launching of its passenger ship after undergoing $115 million in repairs and upgrades.
Peter Bain, Old Mutual Asset Management president & CEO, discusses the future of U.S. economic growth and what investors should do with cash "sitting on the sidelines."
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Discussing whether financials are the most vulnerable sector, with the "Fast Money" traders; and 3D Systems is acquiring 80 percent of rival Phenix Systems, with Avi Reichental, 3D Systems CEO.
Rajeev Goel, CEO of Pubmatic, explains how his company helps publishers increase their ad revenues by tracking online users.
Paul Hooper, CEO of newly listed Gigamon, discusses his company's debut on the NYSE this morning.
Indian tire manufacturer Apollo Tyres said it plans to buy Cooper Tire & Rubber for about $2.5 billion.
Cargill CEO Gregory Page discusses how to align immigration reform with security and safety issues, as well as China's appetite for global food deals.
An inside look at Medidata Solutions' business with its CEO Tarek Sherif. He discusses cloud computing and drug development.
Spectra Energy CEO Greg Ebel discusses the Keystone Pipeline, the natural gas liquid industry, and the state of his business.