WASHINGTON, Dec 15- President Barack Obama, who made few friends in corporate board rooms early in his first term as he pressed for tighter regulations on banks and remarked on the "fat cats" who helped precipitate the financial crisis, heads into his final year in the White House having built- or rebuilt- alliances with chief executives of the nation's biggest...
An increase in retail square footage may lead to an inventory overload this holiday, forcing retailers to slash prices.
President Barack Obama has been bumped off the top spot of Forbes' ranking of the world's most powerful people.
Wal-Mart's CEO Mike Duke spoke to CNBC's Maria Bartiromo about the financial impact of the Mexican bribery allegations and says he "will take the appropriate actions; doing the right thing is a part of working at Wal-Mart."
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo spoke to Wal-Mart's CEO Mike Duke to discuss the outlook of the economy and the consumer.