Business Strategy


  • Dougan: Why Thiam is right for Credit Suisse   Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    Dougan: Why Thiam is right for Credit Suisse

    Brady Dougan, outgoing CEO of Credit Suisse, says that his replacement, Tidjane Thiam, has courage, good vision and a background that is ideal for the business.

  • What's not to love about Apple? Expert   Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 6:04 AM ET
    What's not to love about Apple? Expert

    Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, shares his thoughts on Apple's plan to stream HBO content.

  • Can Apple Watch move the needle?   Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 6:04 AM ET
    Can Apple Watch move the needle?

    The only thing that really matters for Apple is earning growth, says Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, discussing the launch of Apple's newest products and its market cap.

  • Beware! Activist investors are winning   Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 5:20 AM ET
    Beware! Activist investors are winning

    Charles Jacobs, partner at Linklaters, discusses the role of the activist shareholder following news that General Motors had agreed to a $5-billion stock buyback to end a standoff with an activist investor.

  • Alcoa acquires RTI Metals: CEO   Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 9:43 AM ET
    Alcoa acquires RTI Metals: CEO

    Klaus Kleinfeld, Alcoa CEO, discusses his company's acquisition of the titanium supplier and its investment in aerospace.

  • Social disorder in media land?   Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 7:46 AM ET
    Social disorder in media land?

    Oliver Luckett, theAudience CEO, responds to the idea that large investments in social media don't necessary lead to more consumer dollars.

  • D&B: Turning data into dollars   Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 6:52 AM ET
    D&B: Turning data into dollars

    Bob Carrigan, Dun & Bradstreet CEO, discusses the company's new growth strategy and revitalization of its global culture.

  • Has the bull market run out of steam?   Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 5:50 AM ET
    Has the bull market run out of steam?

    Has the bull market run out of steam? Michael W. Gurka, Founder/President of BruinHill Partners, weighs in, adding that the markets currently love to "anticipate rate hikes."

  • Smart businesses put women at the top Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 12:45 PM ET
    Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo

    Putting women in top management positions isn't just the right thing to do, it's smart business, says this executive.

  • Is Asos heading to the high street?   Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 11:10 AM ET
    Is Asos heading to the high street?

    Guy Grainger, UK CEO of Jones Lang LaSalle, explains why online clothing brand ASOS has done better this year, and why it could move to the high street.

  • Confucian capitalism at work   Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 6:51 AM ET
    Confucian capitalism at work

    Michael Schuman, Time Magazine, explains how the Chinese philosopher's ideas could be influencing Asia's economic rise and why American CEOs may benefit by understanding the history behind the philosophy.

  • Dalian Wanda: 2015 will see better quality growth   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:17 PM ET
    Dalian Wanda: 2015 will see better quality growth

    While the company will likely see slower growth this year as China's economy cools, the quality of growth will be better, says Wang Jianlin, chairman of Dalian Wanda Group.

  • ReWalk Robotics talks sales   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:17 PM ET
    ReWalk Robotics talks sales

    Barclays is saying there is low visibility into ReWalk Robotics. The company's CEO Larry Jasinski, discusses the company's forecast for its ReWalk devices.

  • Exxon CEO on Buffett selling $4B in XOM stock   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:52 AM ET
    Exxon CEO on Buffett selling $4B in XOM stock

    ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson shares his thoughts on Warren Buffett's decision to sell Exxon shares and what it means for the stock.

  • Energy's crude realities   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:08 AM ET
    Energy's crude realities

    Carl Larry, Frost & Sullivan, discusses the impact of supply and demand pressure on oil prices.

  • Oil's supply and demand dilemma   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:04 AM ET
    Oil's supply and demand dilemma

    ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, discusses how the oil glut is impacting energy prices and creating storage problems.

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

    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
    Exxon trims capex by $34 billion

    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
    Tracking Diageo's roadmap for growth in China

    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...