CEO Performance

GE’s Market Value Falls Below Home Depot’s

General Electric Co.'s (NYSE: GE) market cap has fallen so far that it stands 30th among all U.S. companies, below home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD). Now down ...
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Blue Apron CEO Salzberg Needs to Be Fired

The most recent sign that recent IPO Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) is in deep trouble is that the company announced it will lay off employees. It has only ...
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Equifax CEO Retirement Announcement May Only Indicate Worse Problems

It's almost a common thing for a big company to announce a large data breach these days. It's another matter entirely when you have a data breach that may have ...
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CEO Turnover Increases Nearly 11% in July, Says Challenger Gray

The number of chief executive officers who announced their departures rose 10.9% in July from the same period a year ago, with 102 CEOs leaving their posts last month, according ...
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The 5 Candidates Most Likely to Replace IBM CEO Rometty

The turnaround at International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) led by "Ginni" Rometty, who took the job at the start of 2012, has faltered, flailed and failed. Earnings have dropped ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Now

The International Energy Agency (IEA) said that oil demand will not pick up until 2018. Crude has traded around $50 for the past two months. It has recently dropped below ...
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Immelt Out at GE After 16 Years; Flannery to Be New CEO

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) named John Flannery, president and CEO of GE Healthcare, as chief executive Monday, effective August 1, ending the nearly 16-year tenure of Jeff Immelt. This ...
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Wounded Watson, IBM Shares Fail to Recover

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) shares haven't recovered from the beating they took earlier this year. Despite the company's effort spending tens of millions to promote Watson, its artificial ...
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Fired Ford CEO Fields Made $59 Million Over Past 3 Years

Mark Fields, who will be dismissed as chief executive officer of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) today, made a total of $59 million between 2014 and 2016. The majority of that ...
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Ford CEO to Be Fired as 24/7 Wall St Suggested

Mark Fields will be fired as Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) chief executive officer and replaced by Jim Hackett, who runs the Ford autonomous car division. 24/7 Wall St.'s comments about ...
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As Buffett Dumps IBM Shares, Board Needs to Oust Ginni Rometty

Warren Buffett told CNBC that he had dumped part to his International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) holdings. Earlier in the week, Moody's Investor Services downgraded IBM debt. CEO Ginni ...
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As Watson Falters, IBM Needs to Replace CEO Rometty

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has failed almost every test a turnaround can fail. Revenue across most of its units dropped. The top line fell for the 20th quarter in ...
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Bezos vs Buffett: Amazon Worth as Much as Berkshire Hathaway

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) received a positive assessment of its stock price by research firm Barclays, which pushed its share price to an all-time high of $874. In the process, ...
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Will Uber Replace CEO Kalanick?

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick found himself in hot water after a video surfaced of him arguing with an Uber driver over lowering fares. Ultimately no chief executive wants to find ...
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Will Target CEO Brian Cornell Be Fired?

CEO Brian Cornell has been turning around Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) since mid-2014. He was brought on board to fix a company reeling from a massive data breach that affected ...
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