Business Strategy


  • M&A: A surge in healthcare deals  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    As Shire announces that it will buy U.S. company NPS Pharmaceuticals, Suki Virji, analyst at SCRIP Intelligence, discusses whether it will be a good deal.

  • If you're a woman looking for a female cabbie, there's an app for that. SheTaxis is a recently launched New York taxi start-up that connects female passengers with female drivers.

  • Could 3G Capital pop for Coke or Pepsi?  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 10:21 AM ET

    Discussing if 3G Capital has set its sights on PepsiCo or Coca-Cola, with Ali Dibadj, Sanford C. Bernstein senior analyst.

  • How U.S. companies deal with oil prices  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    How are U.S. companies dealing with the drop in oil prices? Patrick Spencer, MD and director of international institutional equity sales at Baird, remains optimistic in terms of earnings.

  • Walgreens Boots Alliance goes international  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 9:46 AM ET

    The Walgreens Boots Alliance merger is complete. Jim Skinner, Walgreens Boots Alliance and Stefano Pessina, Alliance Boot, discuss the acquisition and why Walgreens chose to move overseas when the U.S. is so strong.

  • Convertible bonds: The sector to watch  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:45 AM ET

    Convertible bonds are like "a bond with a stock option" says Gustav Sandstrom at Dealreporter, who explains more.

  • Stock moving information kept behind doors  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 2:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell provides insight to the debate over transparency from biotech companies. Biotech investor Brad Loncar, thinks this is just an awareness issue.

  • The contrarian trade: MSI, SYF & KN  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 12:41 PM ET

    Three contrarian stock picks in the theme of spinoffs, with Dan Kozlowski, Janus Contrarian Fund.

  • Tesco has a 'fresh pair of eyes'  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    Tesco shares soar as it works on a new turnaround, on the same day that Marks & Spencer's drops due to poor Christmas sales. Guy Grainger, U.K. CEO of Jones Lang LaSalle, discusses.

  • Tesco: Past its sell-by date?  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on what is in-store for Tesco during 2015.

  • How Google can spark valuation  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 11:03 AM ET

    After Google was downgraded by Stifel, Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, discusses Google's core business and how the company can grow.

  • Tesco: On the way back up  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:15 AM ET

    The recent scandals at Tesco do not reflect the overall business, and now we are seeing Tesco pick itself back up, says Bruno Monteyne, senior analyst of European food retail at Sanford Bernstein.

  • Why reveal earnings date early?  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 1:32 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman looks at the significance of when companies announce their earnings date.

  • US bond market in 2015: Looking strong?  Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    David Scranton, CEO of Advisor's Academy, gives his predictions about the U.S. bond market during 2015, saying it could continue to look strong.

  • Walgreen? Walgreens? Gah! Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 1:11 PM ET
    CNBC Breaking News Producer Peter Schacknow tries to make sense of the Walgreen/Walgreens? press release.

    One newsman's plea to Corporate America to please, for the love of news, pick one name and stick to it!

  • Wave of tech spinoffs expected in new year  Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at which tech companies are prime for big breakups this coming year.

  • Shake Shack files S1  Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Burger chain Shake Shack has filed an S1. The "Squawk Alley" team discusses the threat to the McDonald's business model.

  • The art of the deal  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    2014 was the biggest year for deals since the financial crisis. Eileen Nugent, Skadden Arps, discusses the impact of activism, and the inversion phase.

  • Is Tumblr Instagram in hiding?  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 11:32 AM ET

    Discussing his 2015 outlook for Yahoo, Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets, says from a user perspective Yahoo is becoming a stronger platform and there is big opportunity for Tumblr.

  • Solutions for 'The Interview'  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    Discussing the issue of cyberwarfare and Sony's next move for "The Interview," with Slava Rubin, Indiegogo; John Steinberg, Daily Mail North America; and CNBC's Jon Fortt.