Lee Brodie is Digital Producer for Mad Money with Jim Cramer. Past credits include "Trading Spaces" and "Entertainment Tonight." He has also produced shows for History, MSNBC, NBC Productions, PBS and more. He received a 2007 Daytime Emmy award for the A&E documentary "A Question of Life or Meth." Brodie also received an Emmy award for his coverage of the New York theater scene in "Live from Broadway with Pat Collins." His first job in media was also with NBC, as a page.
You might call it the CEO job that nobody wanted: turning around this country's largest clothing retailer. After a 7 month search, The Gap (GPS) hired a Canadian drugstore executive to take the helm in July. Thursday, when the company releases its quarterly earnings, The Street will get their first crack at Glenn Murphy. Can he turn The Gap around?
Nearly five years after rolling onto the market, the Roomba vacuum cleaner has undergone a ground-up redesign according to maker iRobot (IRBT). And with its debut on Wednesday, the company said Roomba is now better equipped to handle the rigors of daily cleaning. This new and improved robotic vacuum might suck in more.. but will it also suck in larger profits?
With oil hitting fresh 19-month lows (U.S. crude oil futures are slightly higher today) investors are beginning to wonder, where’s OPEC? The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the cartel is mulling over whether to hold an emergency meeting. In addition, they’re talking about additional production cuts. But to coin a phrase “talk is cheap.” On CNBC’s “Morning Call” Liz Claman investigated whether OPEC has any ‘real’ control over oil prices.
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