• Leveraged Buyouts (LBOs): CNBC Explains Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 8:30 AM ET

    Mutual funds make up a large portion of America’s retirement funds and investments. Understanding how these funds operate should be a big part of anyone’s financial knowledge. Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains.

  • Aqua America's 125th Anniversary     Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 | 1:24 PM ET

    Year-to-year, shares are up 25% for the water utility company. Nicholas DeBenedictis, Aqua America chairman/CEO with an outlook for growth.

  • Faber Report: Avis Drops Bid for DTG     Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 | 9:19 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports Avis ditches its bid for Dollar Thrifty, not wanting to compete with Hertz.

  • Activists Take Aim     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 12:27 PM ET

    Activist shareholders are on the hunt for value stocks, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Faber Report: Activism on the Rise     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 10:15 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports corporate raider, Carl Icahn seeks four board seat on Forest Labs.

  • Will Glencore's IPO Spark a Merger War? Friday, 6 May 2011 | 4:37 AM ET
    The Glencore logo seen in front of the Swiss commodities giant's headquarters in Baar.

    Glencore's $11 billion from its initial public offerings in London and Hong Kong will give the commodity trader considerable firepower for acquisitions and could preface a wave of consolidation in the mining sector, analysts say.

  • As Oil Spikes, Exxon Sees Growth in Natural Gas Thursday, 7 Apr 2011 | 5:26 PM ET
    Rex Tillerson

    As crude oil hit new a new multi-year high on Thursday, closing above $110 a barrel, Exxon Mobil Chairman Rex Tillerson told CNBC natural has is the fastest-growing conventional fuel and that demand will 60 percent by 2030.