Lulu Chiang is the senior field producer and senior booker of CNBC’s "Closing Bell with Maria Bartiromo" and "The Wall Street Journal Report with Maria Bartiromo." In 2004, Chiang teamed up with Maria Bartiromo at CNBC covering the biggest financial stories around the world. She also spent August 2008 in Beijing as an NBC Olympics’ feature producer.
Freeport McMoran Copper and Gold has certainly felt the impact of an uncertain housing market. Copper is a key component for used for wiring and new plumbing in new construction. This has affected the copper producers, including Freeport McMoran Copper.
As President Obama called on Congress today to adopt his “balanced” plan on entitlement cuts, tax increases and war savings to reduce the federal deficit. Former President Bill Clinton sat down with Maria Bartiromo today to discuss jobs, global economies ahead of his annual Clinton Global Initiative Meeting in New York.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde made remarks at The Ronald Reagan Building in Washington ahead of the annual meetings of The World Bank and IMF. Lagarde said, "It is a dangerous phase of the crisis. But equally I think there is a way out and path to recovery."
Hedge Fund juggernaut, Tiger Management delivered gains of annualized returns of 32% each year between 1980 and 1988. Julian Robertson spoke exclusively with Maria Bartiromo about his investments worldwide. Robertson believes that the tech boom is still going strong, global stocks are cheap and he's looking for opportunities around the globe.
It's a big day for Bank of America Wednesday as the firm’s top exec Brian Moynihan holds an investor call with Bruce Berkowitz, one of BofA’s largest shareholders. Questions of raising more capital, upping the stock price and the future of Merrill Lynch will all come up in the call. Moynihan spoke exclusively today to CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo about these issues before the call.