Business Competition


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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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.

  • Apple Plays Defense, Takes 'Shots' at Rivals  Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 10:55 AM ET

    Will Apple's new ad campaign prove effective in the smartphone wars? Israel Ganot, Gazelle co-founder and CEO, weighs in.

  • Lion Air Strikes Deal With Airbus  Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    Bad news for Boeing, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, rival Airbus has struck a record deal with Indonesia's Lion Air.

  • Amazon Showing Serious Red Flags: Expert  Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 10:19 AM ET

    The e-retailer is getting a cut in their unique business model, says Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital Partners.

  • JC Penney's Big Bet on Joe Fresh  Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 11:41 AM ET

    Liz Dunn, Macquarie Capital analyst, weighs in on JC Penney's transformation plan and explains why she has a "neutral' rating on the stock and lowered her price target to $15 per share.

  • Two Tech Gurus 'Test Drive' Galaxy S4  Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    Steven Levy, Wired senior writer; and Lance Ulanoff, Mashable editor-in-chief, showcase features on Samsung's newest mobile device and discuss growing competition in smartphone business.

  • Samsung GS4 Unpacked and Unveiled  Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 10:07 AM ET

    Alex Gauna, JMP Securities analyst takes a closer look at what Samsung's newest smartphone means for the competition.

  • Charles Golvin, Forrester Research analyst, discusses whether Samsung will finally grab a bigger share of the smartphone market away from Apple with the launch of its Galaxy S4.

  • Samsung to Unveil Galaxy S4 Today  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 11:11 AM ET

    Brian Cooley, CNET.com editor-at-large, provides a preview of what new features Samsung is likely to unveil tonight, as the smartphone race heats up.

  • Samsung Taking a 'Byte' Out of Apple?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 11:14 AM ET

    A look at how to play Apple ahead of Samsung's launch of its new Galaxy S4 tomorrow, with Tavis McCourt, Raymond James analyst.

  • Smartphone Wars Kick Into High Gear  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 7:15 AM ET

    Will BlackBerry dethrone Apple as the world's leading smartphone maker or will Samsung capture the title? Bridget Carey, CNET senior editor, weighs in on the increasing competition in this tech space.

  • Will 10 Be the Charm For BlackBerry?  Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    Competition for smartphone users is heating up. Will the BB10 prove a viable competitor to Apple and Samsung? Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal; and Roger Cheng, CNET, discuss.

  • BlackBerry 10 Launch Takes Aim at Apple  Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports BlackBerry is taking pre-orders on its new smartphone. And, Peter Misek, Jefferies analyst, weighs in on whether the device will impact the company long-term.

  • PayPal Announces New Payment Feature  Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports PayPal is offering a new mobile app that it hopes will fend off some scrappy competitors.

  • BE Aerospace Flies Above the Competition  Wednesday, 6 Mar 2013 | 7:40 AM ET

    Amin Khoury, BE Aerospace co-founder, chairman & CEO, discusses how his company makes your in-flight trip more comfortable, and why he supports Ben Bernanke's policies.

  • Falling From the Apple Tree?  Monday, 4 Mar 2013 | 10:45 AM ET

    Apple's not executing as "crisply" as some of its competitors, said Alex Gauna, JMP Securities analysts on what the tech giant needs to become more competitive.