CEO Performance

Have Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Sold More Wells Fargo Shares?

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) seems to have hardly a week or two go by before another piece of negative news comes out about the bank. On top of ...
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Lululemon Sharply Underperformed Market During Fired CEO’s Tenure

The chief executive of Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) is gone, dismissed by the company's board. In Wall Street's view, it is not a loss. Under Laurent Potdevin's management, the ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

At 5 a.m. Eastern Time, Dow futures were slightly higher after a 1,130 drop yesterday. As a trial between Uber and Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) self-driving car company Waymo began, ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Dell and VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW) have decided to move forward with combination options, which include a merger. The move has been rumored for days. According to Reuters: U.S. computer ...
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Newell May Need New Leadership to Sell a Value Trap as a Value Stock Story

It's a raging bull market that is now nearly nine years old. Investors have gotten rich as the major stock indexes went up and up since that magical V-bottom at ...
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Elon Musk’s Pay Tied to $600 Billion Increase in Market Cap

It seems impossible that Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) could have one of the largest market caps of any company in the world. It needs to add $600 billion sometime in ...
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The Ghost of Steve Jobs Continues to Disappear

Steve Jobs, one of the founders of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and its longtime chief executive officer, has been dead for over six years. His influence at the company has ...
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Berkshire Hathaway CEO Succession(?), and 8 Fresh Market Insights From Warren Buffett for 2018

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) may be one step closer to formally naming a successor for Warren Buffett as chief executive of the world's top conglomerate. Buffett and the board of directors ...
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Under CEO Krzanich, Intel’s Shares Up 120%

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) CEO Brian Krzanich has been hammered for selling shares before his company disclosed that some of its chips allowed for security flaws. He also has been ...
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Why It’s Time for Nick Woodman to Bring in an Outsider CEO for GoPro

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) was the hottest thing since sliced bread when its personalized helmet and body-mounted cameras allowed anyone to become their own action filmmaker. Its shares soared to ...
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Happy New Year: GoPro Dumps Hundreds of Workers

GoPro Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GPRO) lack of direction under bumbling CEO Nick Woodman has cost hundreds of workers at the company their jobs. A report from tech news site TechCrunch puts ...
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Good Riddance to Papa John’s CEO

For some reason Papa John's International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) founder and former CEO John Schnatter felt it important to vent his opinions about NFL player protests. That probably cost him ...
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5 Most Important Things in Business Today

According to rumors, Boeing Co.(NYSE: BA) is in discussions to take over aerospace company Embraer of Brazil, one of the world largest makers of commercial jets. The deal value could ...
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Blue Apron Has New CEO, Same Broken Model

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) has a new chief executive officer, but an entirely ruined business model. For that reason, a change at the helm will not make much ...
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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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