Apple briefly got some of its shine back, after it delivered a package of capital programs that shareholders have been clamoring for.
Discussing business in Charlotte, the fiscal cliff and onshoring, with David Roberts, Carlisle Companies CEO.
CANBERRA, Oct 12- Australian shares edged up 0.1 percent on Friday as gains in index-heavy mining stocks helped break a two-day run of losses, but the market still ended slightly down on the week. gained 0.9 percent to A $33.54 and major rival Rio Tinto Ltd rose 1.8 percent to A $56.40, helped by a rebound in iron ore prices.
David Roberts, Carlisle Companies CEO, discusses strong earnings results. The company makes everything from residential insulation to wine glasses and table cloths.
Jeffrey Immelt, General Electric chairman/CEO called for a national urgency on jobs during his interview on CBS "60 Minutes" last night. Discussing whether part of the employment problem could be that teenagers are avoiding getting the skills needed for blue collar jobs, with David Roberts, Carlisle Companies CEO.
Discussing the difficulty companies are having finding skilled manufacturing workers ahead of Friday's jobs report, with David Roberts, Carlisle Companies chairman/CEO, and Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
Looks like even the nation's largest toy retailer can afford to get even bigger at Christmastime. Toys 'R Us unwraps plans to expand its reach with "pop-up" stores, boutiques within its Babies 'R Us stores, and additional outlet stores.
Fashion is taking yet another trip back in time, beyond the "Mad Men" looks, to the 50s, says Roseanne Morrison, fashion director at the Donegar Group.
While the unemployment rolls are swelling, Carlisle Companies CEO and Chairman David Roberts told CNBC Friday that he wants to hire, but can’t find enough qualified workers to fill the slots.
In Moody’s “U.S. Bottom Rung” report, the ratings agency lists the 283 speculative-grade, non-financial U.S. companies most at risk of default. Check out the list.
For so long, it's been all about value in the retail sector, and looking at the latest retail sales results, that hasn't changed yet. But an often overlooked type of retail business is emerging as a new diamond in the rough: gemstones.
April showers bring May flowers, and, for retailers the analogy is apt: April sales were extremely dreary, but conditions are looking up for May and June.
Stocks closed higher across the board as investors awaited tomorrow's Fed announcement about interest rates. "Right now the market is pricing in an almost 75% probability that we're on hold for the rest of the year," Stan Jones, managing director at Dutch Book Partners, told CNBC. "That's a big change from where we were two weeks ago."
Jewelry and accessories retailer Claire's Stores said that it agreed to be acquired by private equity firm Apollo Management LP for $33 per share, or about $3.1 billion in cash.
Private equity firm Apax is believed to be the front-runner to acquire jewelry and accessories retailer Claire's Stores in a $3 billion deal, Britain's Sunday Telegraph said.