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  • *Loss/shr $0.03 vs est. profit $0.02. Feb 25- Weight Watchers International Inc reported a 21 percent drop in quarterly revenue, undermining hopes that new investor and media mogul Oprah Winfrey would help boost sales, sending its shares down more than 27 percent in extended trading. Her involvement was seen as a much-needed boost, with the stock more than...

  • Weight Watchers roped in media mogul Oprah Winfrey as its public face, using her mass appeal to boost subscription numbers in a bid to reverse a nearly three-year decline in sales. Weight Watchers' sales fell to $259.2 million in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 2, from $327.8 million a year earlier. The company reported a net loss of $11.3 million, or 18 cents per share,...

  • *Pep Boys down; Bridgestone pulls out and Icahn agrees to buy. Dec 30- Wall Street dropped on Wednesday as Brent crude slid towards 11- year lows and Apple weighed on the S&P 500 index, which clung to a meager gain for 2015.. The S&P energy sector was the poorest performer among the 10 major sectors, down 1.47 percent after forecasts of a short winter in North America and...

  • *Pep Boys down; Bridgestone pulls out and Icahn agrees to buy. Dec 30- Wall Street fell on Wednesday as Brent crude slid towards 11- year lows and Apple weighed on the S&P 500 index, which clung to a meager gain for 2015.. The S&P energy sector was the poorest performer among the 10 major sectors, down 1.16 percent after forecasts of a short winter in North America and...

  • *Pep Boys down; Bridgestone pulls out, Icahn agrees to buy. Dec 30- Wall Street was lower on Wednesday as Brent crude slid back towards the 11- year low it hit last week and Apple weighed on all three major indexes. Crude oil gave up its gains from Tuesday after forecasts of a short winter in North America and Europe piled pressure on the oversupplied commodity.

  • Oprah NOT taking stake in Avon

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports that Oprah Winfrey is NOT taking a stake in Avon Products.

  • Mad Money Lightning Round

    Jim Cramer provides his opinion on caller favorite stocks, including a play on Oprah's big stake in Weight Watchers.

  • Oprah Winfrey loves Weight Watchers

    Oprah Winfrey believes in Weight Watchers so much that she is investing $43.2 million in the weight management company.

  • Explosion at Maryland power plant: Reports

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the power outages in Washington, DC. The Department of Homeland Security is saying there is nothing out of the ordinary to be concerned about except the outages themselves.

  • Oprah Winfrey

    A close look at Mark Zuckerberg's new book club, 'A Year of Books,' shows that it bears little in common with Oprah Winfrey's, TODAY reports.

  • How self-made are America's super rich?

    Forbes has created a self-made score for America's billionaires. CNBC's Robert Frank reveals the wealthy list.

  • Larry Ellison, Oprah Winfrey, David Geffen

    David Geffen says he, Winfrey and Oracle's Larry Ellison are joining together to bid for the team, according to ESPN.

  • Oprah Winfrey's epic tale

    A look at how billionaire entrepreneur Oprah Winfrey redefined U.S. TV talk shows and built a personality-based empire of extraordinary scale.

  • Pool by Formé Millinery

    Men and women attending the Kentucky Derby are willing to spend hundreds, even thousands of dollars, to land the perfect hat.

  • Became first black American female billionaire by redefining the U.S. TV talk show and building a personality-based brand on an unprecedented scale.

  • Starbucks' move into alcohol sales and specialized stores is part of its effort to cover a larger market, both the day crowd and the evening crowd.

  • Cramer: Shorting Oprah not a smart bet

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses plans for Starbucks to launch "Oprah Chai," a tea-based drink developed by Oprah Winfrey. The drink will be sold at Starbucks and Teavana stores.

  • Howard Schultz, left, chairman and CEO of Starbucks Coffee Company, clinks tea cups with Oprah Winfrey, right, to announce their partnership to offer Teavana Oprah Chai tea, Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Starbucks' annual shareholders meeting in Seattle.

    Oprah Winfrey unveiled her new chai tea drink. The beverage will be sold at Starbucks and Teavana, which was recently bought by the coffee company.

  • Oprah Winfrey and Martha Stewart

    Cast your vote to decide who has had a bigger influence on business in the past quarter century.

  • CNBC 25 faceoff: Martha Stewart vs. Oprah Winfrey

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Robert Frank take a look at two branding icons, business baroness Martha Stewart and media mogul Oprah Winfrey.