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McDonald’s Replaces CEO Thompson With Lieutenant

Jan. 28 -- McDonald’s named Chief Brand Officer Steve Easterbrook, 47, the chief executive officer job, saying that current CEO Don Thompson, 51, is stepping down in March. Bloomberg's Betty Liu reports on "Taking Stock."

What Is Yahoo Without Alibaba?

Jan. 28 -- Sullivan & Cromwell's Frank Aquila and Bloomberg Intelligence's Paul Sweeney discuss the outlook for Yahoo with Bloomberg's Trish Regan on "Street Smart."

Dollar's Impact on Earnings Is Very Serious: Bianco

Jan. 28 -- Bianco Research's Jim Bianco discusses the impact of the stronger U.S. dollar on corporate earnings. He speaks with Bloomberg's Trish Regan, Mike McKee and Carl Riccadonna on "Street Smart." Morgan Stanley's Jon Mackay also comments.

Clarida Sees Fed Policy by Inflation Forecast, Not Data

Jan. 28 -- Richard Clarida, executive vice president of Pacific Investment Management Co., talks about today's statement from the Federal Reserve's policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee, the outlook for inflation and monetary policy in the U.S., and Greece's economy and membership in the euro. He speaks with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." Michael Feroli, chief U.S. economist at JPMorgan Chase & Co., also speaks.

Herrmann, Swonk Discuss Fed Policy, Inflation, Economy

Jan. 28 -- John Herrmann, director of U.S. interest rate strategy at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Inc., and Diane Swonk, chief economist at Mesirow Financial Holdings Inc., talk about the Federal Open Market Committee's statement on monetary policy and economic forecast. They spoke with Mark Crumpton, Peter Cook and Scarlet Fu on Bloomberg Television's "Bottom Line."

Luxury

Can Apple Build Growth on Record $18B Profits?

Jan. 28 -- Daniel Gleeson, senior mobile analyst at IHS, talks with Francine Lacqua about growth prospects for Apple after the company saw record profit of $18 billion in the fiscal first quarter. He speaks on “The Pulse.”

China Is Driving Future Growth of Luxury: Rambourg

Jan. 28 -- HSBC Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Consumer and Retail Equity Research Erwan Rambourg discusses the Chinese consumer and their buying power in the luxury sector with Bloomberg’s Rishaad Salamat on “On The Move.”

The First Caravaggio Painting Up for Auction in 39 Years

Jan. 26 -- It's been almost 40 years since a Caravaggio painting has come up for auction. That specific painting is now scheduled for the Christie's Old Masters Sale on Wednesday, January 28th. "The Boy Peeling Fruit" carries an estimate of $3-$5 million, considerably more than the sub $10,000 price the last time it came to market in 1976. Christie's Old Master Paintings Specialist Alexis Ashot explained why Caravaggio paintings are so rare on "Taking Stock."

Swiss Franc Shock: Luxury Watch Bosses React

Jan. 22 -- The decision by Switzerland's central bank to scrap a cap on its currency last week sent shockwaves through the country's prized watch sector. Roger Dubuis CEO Jean-Marc Pontroue and A. Lange & Sohne CEO Wilhelm Schmid explain how it's affected business with Bloomberg's Stephen Pulvirent at the Salon International de la Horlogerie trade show in Geneva.

Bloomberg Surveillance

Apple Mints Cash: Surveillance (01/28)

Jan. 28 -- Full episode of "Bloomberg Surveillance." Guests: Brian Wieser, Carl Riccadonna, Christopher Weafer, Anders Corr, Daniel Alpert and Brian Kelly.

Has Apple Peaked With an $18B Quarterly Profit?

Jan. 27 -- Bloomberg’s Tom Keene, Brendan Greeley and Olivia Sterns examine viewer responses to the Twitter question of the day with Dan Aplert, founder at Westwood Capital. They speak on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Apple Reports Blowout Quarter

Jan. 28 -- On today's “The Agenda,” Tom Keene, Brendan Greeley and Olivia Sterns report on trending news stories. They speak on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Bloomberg West

Marriott’s Bid to Block Wi-Fi Gets Criticism at FCC

Jan. 28 -- Marriott International’s request to block hotel guests’ use of personal Wi-Fi drew criticism today from two U.S. regulators, including the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Bloomberg’s Phil Mattingly reports on “BWest Byte” on “Bloomberg West.”

Billionaires

Billionaire Vinod Khosla to Surfers: Not in My Backyard

Jan. 23 -- California may use powers never employed in its 77-year history, seizing private land for public use to end a battle between surfers and billionaire venture-capital investor Vinod Khosla, who has been locking a gate at his beach property along California’s Pacific Coast. Bloomberg’s Alison Vekshin reports on “Taking Stock.”

Billionaires Do Davos: What They're Talking About

Jan. 21 -- Bloomberg’s Matthew G. Miller rpeorts on the discussions billionaires are having at World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Miller speaks on “Market Makers.”

What Keeps Billionaires Up at Night?

Jan. 21 -- In an exclusive poll, Bloomberg Billionaires wanted to know what the 1% are most concerned about in 2015. The answer: low interest rates and terrorism. Bloomberg's Matt Miller reports from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Richest 1% Will Dominate Wealth Next Year: Oxfam

Jan. 20 -- The richest 1 percent are about to control a majority of the world’s wealth. That’s according to anti-poverty charity Oxfam, which said the slice of global wealth held by the world’s most affluent reached 48 percent last year, up from 44 percent in 2009. Bloomberg's Yvonne Man has more on "First Up."