Business Strategy


  • EU equities: Expect a bumpy ride ahead  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, gives three reasons why European equities look good in the long term, especially compared with the U.S.

  • Confident investors look to the euro zone  Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 5:20 AM ET

    John W. Krey, international investment analyst at S&P Investment Advisory Services, says that with retail sales improving in the euro zone, investors are showing greater confidence in the region.

  • Ukraine cease-fire: How it impacts investors  Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    How does the cease-fire between Russia and Ukraine impact investors and businesses? Robert Buckland, chief global equity strategist at Citi Investment Research, weighs in.

  • Rio Tinto CEO: Focus is on organic growth  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Sam Walsh, CEO of Rio Tinto, says now is not the time to be buying distressed assets, for his company.

  • Inside Hasbro's toy chest: CEO  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 8:16 AM ET

    Brian Goldner, Hasbro president & CEO, provides an exclusive look at some brand new toys that haven't hit the shelves yet.

  • Norsk Hydro reports record earnings  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 11:45 AM ET

    Norsk Hydro reported its best earnings since restructuring in 2007. Eivind Kallevik, CFO at Norsk Hydro, says the operational improvements within the company have helped its results.

  • Why businesses should capitalize on innovation  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    Does innovation really deliver for investors? Mark Payne, author of "How to Kill a Unicorn," says that innovation is a prominent component affecting how a company is perceived - big or small.

  • Is Samsung lacking diversity?  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Is Samsung losing its mojo? Alex Wood, editor-in-chief at Tech City News, says Samsung is suffering a fall in sales, as it hasn't managed to keep up with its competitors like Apple; therefore it must diversify.

  • Facebook: 'The federation of platforms'?  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    Christian Hernandez Gallardo, managing partner of White Star Capital says Facebook is now "the federation of platforms" due to its multiple applications.

  • 'Massive opportunities' still exist in China Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 2:59 PM ET
    Pedestrians walk past a Pizza Hut restaurant in Beijing.

    Massive opportunities still exist in China despite slowing growth there, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • Activists ... friend or foe?  Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 7:17 AM ET

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, shares his thoughts on the difference between "faux" activist and those that add shareholder value.

  • How cocaine crushed my trading skills Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 5:15 PM ET

    Turney Duff, now five years sober, talks about how cocaine crushed his trading skills—and cost him and his firm millions.

  • Drug price battles  Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 3:19 PM ET

    Express Scripts chief medical officer Steve Miller, discusses pricing competition in drugs. Express Scripts signed a deal with AbbVie to exclusively carry its hep C drug.

  • Oil price: Not a threat to dividends?  Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Could we see a bottom to the oil price soon? Henry Dixon, fund manager at GLG, weighs in and says that the oil price is not a "dividend threat" to oil majors.

  • Obama's plan to tax overseas profits could work Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 2:50 PM ET
    President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address on January 20, 2015 in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington.

    Here's why Obama's plan to tax overseas profits is a good thing — and it could actually succeed in shutting down tax havens.

  • DuPont names 2 new directors: Report  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber provides insight to what appears to be heightened tensions between DuPont and Trian.

  • UA's celebrity image plan: CEO  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 7:46 AM ET

    Kevin Plank, Under Armour CEO, discusses celebrity endorsement deals, including Tom Brady and competing with Nike.

  • Under Armour's fitness connection: CEO  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 7:32 AM ET

    Wearables will equal apparel one day, says Kevin Plank, Under Armour CEO, discussing his company's digital fitness strategy.

  • Schultz's Starbucks transformation  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 6:41 AM ET

    Matt Vella, Time Magazine, shares insights from his in-depth interview with Starbucks' CEO Howard Schultz.

  • Twitter takes to new heights with global expansion  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 5:50 AM ET

    Twitter earnings: Scott Kessler, senior equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ says Twitter has done a great job with global expansion; however the question now is how can Twitter push its brand message and increase monetisation.