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Biotech firm Roche announced plans Sunday to buy InterMune for $8.3 billion on a fully diluted basis in an all-cash transaction.
Aug 22- McDonald's Corp is changing the leadership at its struggling U.S. division for the second time in two years in a move that may signal increased pressure on Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson.
Aug 21- Home Depot Inc named retail industry veteran Craig Menear as its chief executive, four months after he was appointed as head of the home improvement chain's U.S. retail business. Menear, 56, joined Home Depot in 1997 as a merchandising manager.
Aug 21- Home Depot Inc named Craig Menear its chief executive, replacing Frank Blake, who will stay on as chairman.
NEW YORK— Retailer Aaron's said Thursday that longtime Chief Financial Officer Gilbert Danielson will become its interim CEO at the end of August. Aaron's announced earlier this month that CEO Ronald Allen will retire Aug. 31. Aaron's Inc. sells and leases furniture and accessories and offers flexible payment plans for people with credit problems.
Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard CEO, discusses HP's 3-D printing plans. Whitman says HP is doing 3-D printing, but going to take the enterprise side rather than the consumer side.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard CEO, about the company's M&A position. We are now in a place where we can comfortably do M&A, but want to be thoughtful about it, says Whitman.
Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman, addresses the lack of revenue growth in HP's printing business. Whitman says she sees stabilization in ink & toner, and HP is now the leader in multifunction printers.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman, about the company's turnaround plan and revenue growth. Whitman says we have work to do to grow the software business.
Douglas Lebda, LendingTree CEO, and Roger Cregg, AV Homes CEO, share their take on the housing industry, mortgage lending and home construction. Jobs have the biggest impact on the industry, says Cregg.
Magnum Hunter Resources CEO Gary Evans, shares his views on future oil and gas prices, and how his company plans to navigate fracking. Evans says recent market highs are being driven by cheap energy.
HOUSTON— BP PLC said Wednesday that it has hired David Lawler as CEO of the oil and gas company's U.S. business, which is gearing up to spin off into its own separate company. Lawler, 46, will join BP on Sept. 15. U.S.-listed shares of London- based BP slipped 14 cents to $48.16 in afternoon trading Wednesday.
GameStop said Chief Executive Paul Raines underwent an unexpected surgery last week for a small cancerous brain tumor.
Zafgen CEO Tom Hughes discusses the company's dedication to tackle obesity, with CNBC's Meg Tirrell. Hughes says the new drug works to impact the way the body handles fat.
IRVINE, Calif.— Botox maker Allergan, which is fighting a hostile takeover bid from Valeant Pharmaceuticals, has named longtime executive Jim Hindman its new chief financial officer. Allergan Chairman and CEO David E.I. Pyott said in a statement from the company that Edwards told him back in February that he was thinking about stepping down later in the year.
John Faraci, International Paper chairman & CEO, explains why he doesn't see confidence among corporations.
Aug 15- Deloitte LLP's Chief Executive Officer Joe Echevarria plans to retire later this month to follow his interest in public service, the accounting and consulting firm said on Friday. Deloitte LLP is the member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company. Subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP include audit firm Deloitte& Touche LLP.
Obama had some tough talk for CEOs in a recent Economist interview, but the head of Hardee's and Carl's Jr. says here's what the president still doesn't get.
Major League Baseball has a new man at the helm, Rob Manfred, and he's unlikely to rock the financially flush MLB boat.
Aug 15- One of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc's few incumbent directors has stepped down and delivered a stinging resignation letter, filings showed on Friday, as the miner separately said it was on the hook for millions of dollars in payments to its former chief executive officer and others in the wake of a proxy fight.