Squawk Box


  • CNBC's Steve Liesman and Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, take a look at the latest private payroll data.

  • Weill on Jamie Dimon     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    I wish that Jamie and I had been able to work out our issues, says Sanford Weill, former Citigroup chairman & CEO, discussing his break with JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon.

  • Pfizer's move should be wake-up call: Weill     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    The problem is the tax code, not what the company is doing, says Sanford Weill, former Citigroup chairman & CEO, sharing his thoughts on corporate tax reform.

  • Jamie Dimon breakup one of my big mistakes: Weill Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 9:10 AM ET
    Sandy Weill, former CEO of Citigroup.

    The former Citigroup chairman and CEO also tells CNBC that banking regulators should not be adversaries of the companies they oversee.

  • Making sweet music through philanthropy     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:42 AM ET

    Zarin Mehta, Green Music Center, and Sanford Weill, former Citigroup chairman & CEO, discuss how Weill's $12 million donation to Sonoma State University will help the school finish its music center and develop one of the best music programs in the country and attract some of the best students in the world.

  • Twitter beats but stock tumbles     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:34 AM ET

    Anthony DiClemente, Nomura analyst, explains why he would not be a buyer of Twitter's stock right now, and weighs in on what the company needs to do to attract more users.

  • Are banks too big to jail?     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:18 AM ET

    Sanford Weill, former Citigroup chairman & CEO, discuss whether prosecutors should be able to charge banks with a felony. The regulators should be working with the company so they don't end up in that position, says Weill.

  • Here's why bankers are needed: Weill     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:09 AM ET
    Sandy Weill

    Banks helped create capital markets in emerging market countries, says Sanford Weill, former Citigroup chairman & CEO, discussing the role of big banks around the world, and weighing in on restoring the credibility of banks as young talent turns to other careers.

  • Regulators should not be adversaries: Weill     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    Sanford Weill, former Citigroup chairman & CEO, shares is thoughts on the role of regulators and their impact on how banks conduct business. It's getting harder to attract good people to this industry, says Weill.

  • Alstom backs GE bid but Siemens sweetens deal     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 7:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the latest details on General Electric's attempt to acquire French company Alstom.

  • AMC CEO: Business of entertainment     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    Gerry Lopez, CEO & President of AMC Entertainment, explains how a shift in strategy helped moved earnings higher this quarter. Also Lopez discusses how upgrading theaters is driving sales.

  • Markets lucky to clear 'watermark' this year: Pro     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 6:42 AM ET

    Joseph Montgomery, Wells Fargo Advisors, and Michael Vogelzang, Boston Advisors, share their outlook on the markets. It's been a bull market in bonds, says Montgomery.

  • Uptick in Obama's approval rating: Survey     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 6:13 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood shares the results of the latest NBC/WSJ poll on politics and the economy. Fifty-five percent of those polled indicated the economy is "stacked against people like me," reports Harwood.

  • Alstrom bidding war standoff: GE vs. SI     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 6:07 AM ET

    Nicholas Heymann, William Blair analyst, discusses General Electric's attempt to acquire Alstrom but Germany's Siemens AG is not giving up its pursuit either. Currently GE has the green light from Alstrom shareholders, says Heymann.

  • Twitter earnings: It's user base that matters Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 3:56 PM ET
    The Twitter logo is displayed on the facade of the company's headquarters in San Francisco.

    Twitter to report after the close. Normal metrics don't matter; instead, monthly active users is the key metric.

  • Homeownership falls to 19-year low Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    With first-time buyers priced out of homes and facing tougher credit standards, homeownership had nowhere to go but down.

  • Why 'sell in May' may be getting a bum rap Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 9:42 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The "sell in May and go away" concept has worked, briefly, for the last few years. It may be a function of other crises in the world, however.

  • Wall Street Legend Sandy Weill: Break Up the Big Banks Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 8:02 AM ET
    Sandy Weill

    Former Citigroup Chairman & CEO Sanford Weill, the man who invented the financial supermarket, called for the breakup of big banks in an interview on CNBC.

  • Cramer 'spellbound' by Welch     Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 8:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thought's on Jack Welch's comments about bringing "fun" back to business.

  • Buffett: Investing for the long haul     Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 8:39 AM ET

    Legendary investor Warren Buffett discusses his buy-and-hold strategy for creating value.

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