Business Competition


  • Airbus CEO Reveals New Flight Plan   Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 8:10 AM ET
    Airbus CEO Reveals New Flight Plan

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Fabrice Bregier, CEO of Airbus, about building a new plant in Alabama, hiring, and the decision not to use lithium-ion batteries in its new A350 jets.

  • BlackBerry Wins 'Squawk Box Money Madness'   Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 7:49 AM ET
    March Money Madness: And the Winner is...

    Blackberry beat Apple in a landslide with 63 percent of the nearly 16,000 votes cast on our Facebook page and our Squawk.CNBC.com show page.

  • Hewlett-Packard Rolls Out New 'Moonshot' Server   Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 7:41 AM ET
    Hewlett-Packard Rolls Out New 'Moonshot' Server

    David Donatelli, HP Enterprise Servers general manager, reveals a leaner and greener way to store data.

  • Is the Apple Premium Worth It?   Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 2:31 PM ET
    Is the Apple Premium Worth It?

    John Abell, Reuters MediaFile columnist, discusses whether the huge premium consumers have to pay for Apple products is justified.

  • Microsoft 'Under Attack': Blodget   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 12:41 PM ET
    Microsoft 'Under Attack': Blodget

    The FMHR traders debate the play on Microsoft's downgrade. And, Henry Blodget, Business Insider, speculates what Facebook is likely to reveal at the company's media event later today.

  • Countdown to Facebook's Big Announcement   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 11:02 AM ET
    Countdown to Facebook's Big Announcement

    Eric Jackson, Ironfire Capital founder & managing director, discusses speculation surrounding Facebook's new operating system for Android, and whether it will be enough to "move the needle," as CEO Zuckerberg has said.

  • Facebook's Move Into Mobile   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 8:40 AM ET
    Facebook's Move Into Mobile

    The social network is expected to unveil an operating system built into Google's Android, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Cashing in on Seasonal Staples and Niche Brands   Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 7:15 AM ET
    Cashing in on Seasonal Staples and Niche Brands

    Martin Franklin, Executive Chairman at Jarden, provides perspective on the health of the U.S. consumer; and weighs in on promoting brand growth.

  • Will Competition Get the Better of BlackBerry?   Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 5:45 AM ET
    Will Competition Get the Better of BlackBerry?

    James Moorman, equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ, tells CNBC the last quarter was challenging for BlackBerry as it had to deal with competition from Apple and Samsung, as well as a loss of customers.

  • NewsCred: Monetizing News Content   Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 11:53 AM ET
    NewsCred: Monetizing News Content

    Shafqat Islam, Co-Founder, CEO of NewsCred, explains how his startup business has been able to convince major brand companies they need to pay for the news.

  • BlackBerry's Z10 Sales: Off to a Strong Start?   Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 10:20 AM ET
    BlackBerry's Z10 Sales: Off to a Strong Start?

    Jim Suva, Citigroup analyst weighs in on the smartphone maker's turnaround plan and why the stock could fall into the single-digits.

  • Not Enough 'Value' in BlackBerry's New Smartphone: Analyst

    Colin Gillis, BGC Financial analyst, explains why he has a "sell" on the stock, despite the company "doing a nice job rolling out the Z10."

  • The Seeds of Apple's Next Growth Spurt   Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 10:35 AM ET
    The Seeds of Apple's Next Growth Spurt

    Rocco Pendola, TheStreet.com, provides a preview of the next new releases for the big tech company, and addresses Apple's anti-trust issues in Europe.

  • BlackBerry Z10 Debuts... No Lines, No Waiting   Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 10:32 AM ET
    BlackBerry Z10 Debuts... No Lines, No Waiting

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports BlackBerry is fighting to recapture a slice of the smartphone market.

  • War on Winners?   Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 7:25 PM ET
    War on Winners?

    The principal at Ipswitch Middle School cancelled honors night. Is America breeding a nation of underachievers? Dan Greenhaus, BTIG and Gary Shapiro, Consumer Electronics Association CEO, share their opinions. "Someone should be on a pedestal somewhere," says Greenhaus.

  • This BlackBerry Bear Still Says 'Sell'   Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 11:16 AM ET
    This BlackBerry Bear Still Says 'Sell'

    James Faucette, Pacific Crest Securities analyst, explains why he maintains an "underperform" rating on the stock, despite a big upgrade from Morgan Stanley.

  • Another Bullish Call on Best Buy   Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 10:40 AM ET
    Another Bullish Call on Best Buy

    The big box story got an upgrade to "outperform", with Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst.

  • Smartwatch Wars Heat Up: Apple vs. Samsung   Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 11:07 AM ET
    Smartwatch Wars Heat Up: Apple vs. Samsung

    Competition is growing for wearable digital devices, reveals Dennis Berman, The Wall Street Journal.

  • See-Through Pants a LULU of a Problem   Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 10:37 AM ET
    See-Through Pants a LULU of a Problem

    Roxanne Meyer, UBS analyst, explains how a recall at Lululemon has lowered the company's first quarter revenue forecast.

  • Money Madness: BlackBerry vs. Nokia   Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 7:50 AM ET
    Money Madness: BlackBerry vs. Nokia

    Mark McKechnie, Evercore Partners analyst; and Stuart Jeffrey, Nomura analyst, debate which mobile company is poised to take the lead in the race for smartphone users.