U.S. stock futures trim gains Friday morning, after the government reported weaker-than-expected August job growth.
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz announced Friday that he will not run for president. CNBC's "Squawk Box" team reports.
Jeff Bezos growing ambitions beyond Amazon require him to give other top executives the chance to promote the company publicly.
"We'll see," billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban tells CNBC's Scott Wapner when asked about a 2020 presidential bid.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on Starbucks' fiscal second-quarter earnings.
"That's really the test," the billionaire says.
Asked about how he would market himself as a presidential candidate Schultz said: "I have not officially said that I am running for president. If you were going to give me credit, you'd have to say that I know a little bit about building a brand."
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was the star of the political track, attracting more interest Saturday than two senators, a former governor, a mayor and the former CEO of Starbucks.
President Donald Trump rose 51 spots in Forbes' annual ranking of billionaires, the magazine reported Tuesday, despite his net worth remaining the same since last year.
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett sat down with CNBC's Becky Quick to cover a wide range of political topics. He had the most to say about Democrats' prospects in 2020, and which potential candidate he would support.
In Monday's wide-ranging CNBC interview, billionaire Buffett also says it's been tough to beat the S&P 500 index.
CNBC's Becky Quick sits down with Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett. The billionaire investor weighs in on Kraft Heinz, Apple, the financial sector and his own investment strategy.
Buffett weighs in on Schultz after saying he would endorse Mike Bloomberg if the former New York mayor chose to run in 2020.
In an interview with CNBC's Becky Quick, Berkshire Hathaway's Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett says he would support Michael Bloomberg for president. Buffett says he thinks Bloomberg would be a good president because he knows how to run things and he understand people and the markets. Buffett also addresses where he falls on the political ideological spectrum and how his views have changed over the years.
Buffett says he would support fellow billionaire and former three-term New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg for president.
"There's an argument that you don't destabilize a society by doing too much change at once," says the former Massachusetts congressman.
Starbucks is unlikely to cede its leading position in China, the company's fastest-growing major market, to Chinese startup Luckin in 2019, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson said in an interview on Thursday.
Armstrong said he would also be open to supporting Mike Bloomberg if he were to run for the White House against President Trump.
Schultz is the largest individual shareholder of Starbucks, holding about 37 million shares with a market value of $2.5 billion, according to FactSet.
Railing against inequality is a pertinent message, but scholars also warn that the gap between the rich and poor can lead to bigger issues.