Corporate Leaders


  • Today's Top Videos: Lehman, Pimco's Gross & More... Wednesday, 10 Sep 2008 | 7:22 PM ET

    Lehman Brothers reported a record $3.93 billion quarterly loss, while top economists debated over the GSE takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Following are today's top videos:

  • Clean Energy CEO: Natural Gas Is 'the Future' Wednesday, 10 Sep 2008 | 7:03 PM ET

    Andrew Littlefair says it's only a matter of time before American cars are running on this plentiful domestic natural resource.

  • Blogging And The CEO Wednesday, 10 Sep 2008 | 2:35 PM ET

    The blogging CEO is not a new creature in the internet landscape – some members of the blogging CEO club have diligently posted since the days of the dot-com bust.

  • ImClone's Icahn: Holding A Pistol To Bristol Wednesday, 10 Sep 2008 | 12:05 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    At the Thomson Reuters/BioCentury investment conference some hedge fund guy, who I'd never met before and who will remain unidentified, whispered in my ear that there's gonna be a bidding war for ImClone Systems.

  • Today's Top Videos: iPod, Boone Pickens & More... Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 7:23 PM ET

    Lehman's shares plunge as much as 43 percent of its value while Steve Jobs introduces a new line of colorful and extra-thin Apple iPods. Following are today's top videos:

  • Saving Big Pharma Big Money Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 7:10 PM ET

    When the majors need to cut costs, they turn to Covance.

  • Fuld's Folly Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 6:48 PM ET

    The Lehman Brothers CEO missed every chance he had to save his firm.

  • Pfizer: A Delay And A Deal? Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 12:06 PM ET

    At the risk of getting more emails from conspiracy-theorist readers who think I report too much negative news about Pfizer, here comes another setback for the world's biggest drug company.

  • Chips Are Cheap Friday, 5 Sep 2008 | 6:25 PM ET

    But are they worth buying? Cramer asked National Semiconductor CEO Brian Halla for an answer.

  • Today's Top Videos: McCain, The Patriots & More... Friday, 5 Sep 2008 | 5:30 PM ET

    John McCain becomes the official Republican presidential nominee while strategists tell investors to take advantage of the gloomy economy by buying the market. Following are today's top videos:

  • Maurice "Hank" Greenberg

    Settlement negotiations between lawyers representing former AIG chief Hank Greenberg and the New York Attorney General are at a stalemate.

  • Wells Fargo Responds to Bill Gross Comments Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 7:45 PM ET

    Pimco's bond guru was wrong about a recent offering, the bank says.

  • Today's Top Videos: Palin, Pimco's Gross & More... Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 5:59 PM ET

    "There is no bull market!" declares Bill Gross while GOP vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin's powerful speech at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday night impresses Republicans and many swing voters. Following are today's top videos:

  • At The End Of The Day: Dendreon Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 4:30 PM ET

    Dendreonians, the wait is over. Dendreon had the second-to-last time slot at the BioCentury/Thomson Reuters biotech investment conference this afternoon.

  • Medivation's Presentation Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 10:18 AM ET

    A little more than 24 hours after announcing its big, lucrative Alzheimer's drug partnership with Pfizer, Medivation had the lead-off position (I wonder if they told organizers they'd be a newsmaker) at today's BioCentury/Thomson Reuters biotech investment conference in New York City.

  • Battling the Big Burger Boys Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 3:27 AM ET

    Andrew Puzder got off the plane only a couple of hours before I sat down to talk to him. Still adjusting to the humidity of the Singapore climate, the CEO was in good spirits. Casually dressed for the interview, you would never have guessed he was a high powered corporate attorney. Puzder admits he never imagined he would end up in the fast food business.

  • On the Line: Joy Global CEO Mike Sutherlin Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 6:17 PM ET

    The chief executive explains why his company took such a hit after Wednesday's earnings call.

  • CEOs Sound Off: Cisco, Qualcomm, Kraft & More Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 6:15 PM ET

    Economic worries are still hanging over the market, and CNBC went straight to the top to get some answers. 

  • Pfizer Finding Innovation At Medivation Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 10:32 AM ET
    Lilly Effient

    In late July at a big scientific conference in Chicago, I reported on new, positive data on Medivation's experimental Alzheimer's drug Dimebon (dim-uh-bahn).

  • SUV Market Bottomed? Nope! Friday, 29 Aug 2008 | 10:13 AM ET

    There's an interesting theory when it comes to the SUV market. It goes like this: now is the best time to buy an SUV because the used market has bottomed out and prices will soon start going up. The more I've heard this, the more I've talked with dealers. And you know what their reaction is? A good laugh.