Business Strategy


  • Exxon's global risk factor  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 7:18 AM ET

    ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson explains how U.S. and E.U. sanctions on Russia have cost the oil giant up to a billion dollars and where risk may not always lead to reward.

  • Exxon trims capex to average less than $34B  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:20 AM ET

    ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson announced plans to raise production while cutting capital expenditure by 12 percent.

  • Tracking Diageo's roadmap for growth in China  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 6:31 PM ET

    Sam Fischer, president, Greater China and Asia, at Diageo, outlines plans to foster sustainable growth in the Chinese market and how the drinks giant is enhancing women's role in the tourism sector.

  • LONDON, March 4- Brent crude oil slipped towards $60 a barrel on Wednesday as a stronger dollar pressured commodity prices, while Saudi Arabia's oil minister said he expected the market to balance itself and for prices to recover. Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said he expected supply and demand would soon match and oil prices, which hit a near six-year low of $45 in...

  • LONDON, March 4- Brent crude oil steadied above $60 a barrel on Wednesday after Saudi Arabia's oil minister said he expected the oil market to balance itself. Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said he hoped and expected the oil market to balance and prices, which hit a nearly six-year low around $45 in January, to stabilize, adding to signs OPEC's largest exporter is...

  • Hot topics in the c-suite  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 6:27 AM ET

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, provides a preview of the top issues business titans will be discussing at this week's CEO summit in Washington, DC, including immigration, tax reform, the Keystone pipeline and possible leadership change at GE.

  • Why low European valuations provide opportunity  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Alasdair Warren, global co-head of financial sponsors group at Goldman Sachs, explains why lower European valuations provide good opportunities.

  • Why the Nasdaq at 5,000 is 'exciting'  Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Jim Russell, portfolio manager at Bahl & Gaynor, discusses how people should structure and position their portfolios as the Nasdaq hits 5,000.

  • How will hedge funds perform in 2015?  Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 4:55 AM ET

    Daniel Caplan, EMEA head of global prime finance at Deutsche Bank, discusses the 2015 outlook for hedge fund allocations, after only 7 percent outperformed in 2014.

  • 3 key rules for cybersecurity: AT&T mobile chief Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 10:40 AM ET

    In the era of uber-connectiveness, here are three key things to keep in mind, says AT&T's mobile chief.

  • WPP: Not worried about doing business in China  Sunday, 1 Mar 2015 | 6:38 PM ET

    Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, explains why he is not worried about the terms of doing business in the China following news that Beijing is reviewing drafts of its first counterterrorism law.

  • Why WPP remains 'extremely bullish' on China  Sunday, 1 Mar 2015 | 6:31 PM ET

    Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, discusses the significance of Prince William's visit to China. He also explains why the agency remains "extremely bullish" on the mainland.

  • Apple vs. Exxon: What's the better buy? Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:08 PM ET

    If you could pick one stock, Apple or Exxon, which would it be? Scott Fearon, author of "Dead Companies Walking" has a pick that might surprise you.

  • Chegg: Print going away  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 10:53 AM ET

    Dan Rosensweig, Chegg CEO, discusses market levels today versus the dot-com bubble, and which of its products are performing the best.

  • The Top 10 lies told on Wall Street Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:03 PM ET

    With all the fibbers we've outed lately, Turney Duff takes a look at the top 10 lies told on Wall Street.

  • Technology is not a job killer: Walter Isaacson Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:36 AM ET
    Walter Isaacson

    Don't blame the robots for killing jobs. Contrary to popular belief, technology actually creates jobs, says former CNN and Time chief Walter Isaacson.

  • Tech bubble 2.0? It could happen Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 2:33 PM ET

    Some say this time it's different for tech companies with inflated valuations. But make no mistake, it is totally possible right now.

  • Lending Club lower; CEO talks strategy  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:16 AM ET

    Renaud Laplanche, Lending Club founder and CEO, discusses the first earnings report as a public company, and its spending strategy for 2015.

  • Mohawk Industries CEO 'optimistic' about future  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 7:20 AM ET

    Jeffrey Lorberbaum, Mohawk Industries CEO, discusses where the company is seeing its strongest growth and the impact of the stronger U.S. dollar.

  • McLaren: Singapore is an 'influential' market  Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 7:14 PM ET

    While Singapore's market is small in volume, it is influential across Asia, says Mike Flewitt, CEO of McLaren Automotive. He also discusses the impact from China's anti-graft crackdown.