Hewlett-Packard (HPQ +5%) shooting higher on chatter the board is considering ousting CEO Leo...

|About: HP Inc. (HPQ)|By:, SA News Editor

Hewlett-Packard (HPQ +5%) shooting higher on chatter the board is considering ousting CEO Leo Apotheker, who has been on the job only since November 2010. A source says board member and former eBay chief Meg Whitman could be the replacement. The board has plans to meet this afternoon.