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Sumner Redstone, chairman of Viacom and CBS, is miffed by a story quoting anonymous sources depicting him as a lecherous casting-couch exec bent on forcing Viacom’s MTV to air “The Electric Barbarellas,” a reality show about a babefest band.
Mergers and acquisitions activity is pretty flat these days and for good reason. But one expert says that will likely change next year.
Does your company have an HR handbook? Chances are, you're thinking yes, of course. What about a culture book for employees? Zappos does.
As Facebook nears its 500 millionth user, the popular social network has made progress fighting a lawsuit filed by a web designer, Paul Ceglia, claiming he owns an 84 percent stake in the company.
Say it together now: stocks are not bonds. You don't buy them purely for income. But if you must, there is one name that's titillating my inner yield hog. If you're looking to double down on dividends, my call-to-action is to consider Public Storage, and here's why:
Yahoo posted revenue in the second quarter that fell short of Wall Street estimates as Internet advertisers spent less than the company expected, prompting shares to tumble.
Confidence in a stable, expanding economy and a stock market that is fair are key investor issues, William O’Brien, CEO of DirectEdge, told CNBC Tuesday.
Tupperware posted a record quarter and CEO Rick Goings says the fundamental business is strong.
It may seem like a slow period in investment banking these days, but that's not really the case according to Michael Price, senior managing director for Evercore Partners.
Hugh Hefner wants to “reinvigorate the brand” he created by taking Playboy Enterprises private.
Microsoft’s gesture-recognition controller, Kinect, set to hit stores this November, will launch with a price tag of $150, the company announced Tuesday.
Starz – the premium cable network spacer - is teaming up with publisher Penguin Group to create a special electronic version of Ken Follett’s “The Pillars of Earth” – and delivering it all in an interactive eBook for Apple's iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.
Take a look at why these six stocks are worth watching.
Wanna know why you can't beat the market? Because you continue to own names like IBM and Bank of America — great companies for sure, but terrible stocks that are owned by the worst kind of investor, the "closet indexer." If you're ready to try to beat the market, then my call to action will certainly sound bold...
Unemployment benefits should be extended for humanitarian reasons, billionaire businessman Mort Zuckerman told CNBC Monday.
Gettin' an awful lot of name-calling outrage online the past few days for my supposedly tough stance on Apple and Antennagate. The iPhone devotees say I'm biased, I'm clueless, I'm an Apple-basher.
A web site called Antenn-Aid is selling band-aids to cover the spot on the new iPhone 4 from Apple susceptible to a weakened signal if the phone comes into contact with human skin. "Apple made a boo-boo. Make it all better," is the sales pitch. Buy a six-pack for $4.99 plus shipping.
I never believed in the "V"-shaped recovery. I was more with Lee Cooperman's square-root design of an economic graph. It looks to me like that is the best we can now hope for.
Today's six stocks worth watching.
In order to keep its dominant position, search giant Google must continue to pay for talent, something that is already weighing on the bottom line. It's stranglehold on search is coming under attack by rivals such as Microsoft's Bing.