The monster of economic waste—over $7 trillion of dictated stock buybacks since 2003 by the self-enriching CEOs of large corporations—started with a little noticed change in 1982 by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under …
Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz has set up a program to give back to the communities where his company does business, including the greater Lake Tahoe area. This …
Senators ripped former Equifax CEO Richard Smith over executives unloading almost $2 million worth of stock in the days after the credit reporting firm suffered a massive hack. Lawmakers took turns blasting Smith during a Senate Banking …
SAN FRANCISCO: Mark Hurd, 60, co-CEO of enterprise IT major Oracle, made a strong pitch to return technology to …
It seems it's all as wild as it sounds, with Canadian actor Zack Ward heading a 'West Coast Wall Street' Here's a headline you never thought you'd read: Canadian actor Zack Ward, or Scut Farkus from "A Christmas Story," has been tabbed …
Annual revenue and profit essentially tripled during his tenure. The stock has done even better, soaring 332% before its recent plunge following news of the hack. Equifax CEO Richard Smith. The credit scoring giant now at the center of a …
Stock options are one of the biggest drivers of high CEO pay these days. The idea is to give executives stock to incentivize them to do well -- as the company does better, the stock does better, and the pay of these head honchos rises. Here's …
NEW YORK - CEOs at the biggest companies got a 4.5 percent pay raise last year. That's almost double the typical American worker's, and a lot more than investors earned from owning their stocks - a big fat zero. The typical chief …
Shares of Akamai Technologies have trended lower after the company beat both its Q1’17 earnings and revenue estimates but offered disappointing Q2’17 guidance. Shares dropped in excess of 16% which appears to be an …
NEW YORK -- Propelled by a soaring stock market, the median pay package for a CEO rose above eight figures for the first time last year. The head of a typical large public company earned a record $10.5 million, an increase of 8.8 percent …