• Pass Incentives to Bring US Profits Home: Duke CEO Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 5:42 PM ET

    U.S. corporations have $1 trillion in earnings overseas, and they'd be willing to bring that back home if the tax laws were changed, Duke Energy CEO James Rogers told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Chesapeake Energy is spending $1 billion on a three-pronged plan to  "break the headlock" of OPEC oil dependency, CEO Aubrey McClendon told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Change the Tax Code, Level the Field: Coca-Cola CEO Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 1:57 PM ET

    The U.S. needs comprehensive tax reform "so that U.S. corporations, small, medium-size and large, can have a level playing field," Coca-Cola Chairman Muhtar Kent told CNBC Thursday.

  • Celgene CEO Speaks to Cramer     Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 6:15 PM ET

    Celgene CEO Bob Hugin discusses his company's latest drugs, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • US Must Do More to Help Manufacturers: Alcoa CEO Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011 | 4:51 PM ET

    President Barack Obama's visit to Alcoa's Davenport, Iowa, plant Tuesday was a great way to showcase American manufacturing and "what a great team can do," Chief Executive Klaus Kleinfeld told CNBC.  But the U.S. needs to do more to help manufacturers.

  • Investors Key to Housing Market Recovery: Re/Max CEO Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011 | 2:42 PM ET

    The housing market will be mainly "bumping along the bottom" over the next year or so but investors will be a key factor in the market's recovery, Re/MAX International Chief Executive Margaret Kelly told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Brian Moynihan

    Despite uncertainties over housing prices and unemployment, the U.S. economy is "moving forward," Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan told CNBC Friday.

  • US Needs a 'Qualified' Workforce: Cummins CEO Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 2:41 PM ET

    Cummins Chief Executive Tim Solso told CNBC Thursday the United States lacks a qualified workforce with the kinds of technical skills he needs for his engine-making business.

  • Greece Strikingly Similar to Lehman, Says Its CEO Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 1:25 PM ET
    Greek riot policemen clash with protestors in the center of Athens on May 5, 2010.

    The executive in charge of restructuring Lehman Brothers sees some "striking" similarities between his company and Greece, he told CNBC Thursday.

  • Comcast in 'Sweet Spot' as It Unveils Xfinity: CEO Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 11:17 AM ET


  • BlackRock CEO Takes Long View on Dividend Stocks Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 12:16 PM ET

    BlackRock's Laurence Fink is not concerned with the current "soft patch" in the U.S. economy or the Dow industrials below 12000.  In the long-term, he believes dividend-paying stocks will be a better investment than bonds.

  • Luxury Leading Way in Housing Rebound: Toll CEO Thursday, 9 Jun 2011 | 4:45 PM ET

    The housing market is showing "signs of improvement" with help from luxury-home sales, Toll Brothers Chief Executive Douglas Yearley told CNBC Thursday.

  • AvalonBay Profits From Nation of Renters: CEO Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 11:13 AM ET
    Couple looking at properties in window of real estate agency.

    Every 1 percent change in the home-ownership rate means a million additional renters, AvalonBay Chief Executive Bryce Blair told CNBC Wednesday.  As a real estate investment trust specializing in apartments, that's a good place to be in during the current economy.

  • Campbell Taking Long View on Cool Soup Sales: CEO Thursday, 2 Jun 2011 | 2:42 PM ET

    Campbell Soup, like other food companies, has been hit by rising prices for commodities including wheat and vegetables, as well as a weak consumer base, Chief Executive Douglas Conant told CNBC Thursday.  But the 140-year-old company is taking a long-term view of  what it sees as a temporary bump in the road.

  • Nokia Banking On Microsoft Phone To Succeed: CEO Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 5:02 PM ET

    Plan A for Nokia succeeding in the North American market: Roll out its new line of phones powered by Microsoft's Windows Phone operating system later this year.  Plan B is "to make sure that Plan A is very successful," Chief Executive Stephen Elop told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Martha Stewart Stays Mum On Possible Company Sale Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 4:58 PM ET
    Martha Stewart reacts while responding to a question during a news conference Thursday Aug. 25, 2005 in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Martha Stewart would not tell CNBC if Blackstone Group was hired to sell Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia or if she would take the company private.

  • Intrade CEO Delaney Dies on Mount Everest Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 5:34 PM ET

    Intrade's founder and CEO, John Delaney, has passed away while attempting to climb Mt. Everest, according to a statement on the firm's website.

  • Emerging-Markets Business Offsets Generics: Glaxo CEO Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 5:05 PM ET

    GlaxoSmithKline is seeing strong, double-digit growth from sales in emerging markets, offsetting sales declines from generic drugs in the U.S. and Europe, Chief Executive Andrew Witty told CNBC Tuesday.

  • J&J Focusing On US, Emerging Market Sales: CEO Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 5:02 PM ET
    William C. Weldon, CEO of Johnson & Johnson

    Emerging-market sales are helping to drive Johnson & Johnson's growth, but the company is not forgetting the developed world, Chairman William Weldon told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Need Goals, Timeframe To Fix Deficit: Travelers CEO Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 11:46 AM ET

    More defined goals and a longer timeframe are need to reduce spending and shrink the current U.S. deficit, Travelers Insurance Chief Executive Jay Fishman said.