J.C. Penney Spent $170M to Install Johnson Execs

May 3 (Bloomberg) -- Ron Johnson’s tenure at J.C. Penney will long be associated with a 25 percent sales plunge. Lost amid the criticism since his departure last month is the $170 million it cost to install Johnson and his top three executives. Sheila Dharmarajan reports on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Japan's Strong Yen Weighs on Exports
34:03 - Japanese exports fell for a 12th consecutive month in September, rounding out a rough year for manufacturers struggling with a stronger yen and soft global demand. Yet the numbers were better than expected, and export volumes rose last month by the most in nearly two years, prompting some upbeat assessments by economists. Credit Agricole Head of G10 FX Research Valentin Marinov discusses with Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
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