WASHINGTON— Americans turned more optimistic about the economy in May than the previous month, buoyed by steady hiring and higher incomes. The University of Michigan said Friday that its index of consumer sentiment rose to 94.7 in May, the highest in nearly a year. Richard Curtin, chief economist for the survey, said the sentiment index has been higher than last... » Read More
Former U.S. Congressman Ron Paul discusses debt and the U.S. economy's outlook.
Former U.S. Congressman Ron Paul says the U.S. economy is already in a recession. He discusses with Bertha Coombs.
Stephen Parker of JPMorgan Private Bank says projected earnings growth is creating a great investing opportunity in Japanese stocks.
WASHINGTON, Feb 23- U.S. home resales unexpectedly rose in January, reaching a six-month high, in the latest sign that the economy remains on firmer ground despite slowing global growth and tightening financial market conditions. "The housing recovery continues, but the sharp drop in consumer confidence could be a sign that consumers are becoming anxious about...
WASHINGTON, Feb 23- U.S. home resales unexpectedly rose in January, reaching a six-month high, in the latest sign that the economy remains on firmer ground despite slowing global growth and tightening financial market conditions. With financial markets steadying over the last couple of weeks, and talk about' recession' quieting a bit, confidence should retrace...
A key measure of attitudes on Main Street fell more than expected in February, a survey said Tuesday.
Michael Feroli, JPMorgan, and Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James, discuss the markets and recent economic data releases.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick report on the latest economic data including February consumer confidence and January existing home sales.
David Stockman, former OMB director, gives his take on the presidential candidates and how they may impact markets.
David Stockman, former OMB director, explains why the Fed is out of options and is 'wrecking' the U.S. economy.
David Stockman, former OMB director, says to expect a recession by the end of the year.
Byron Wien of Blackstone discusses the correlation between oil and stocks and where crude oil is heading next.
Byron Wien of Blackstone discusses the potential for another rate hike in 2016.
Byron Wien of Blackstone discusses the outlook for the S&P 500 amid this year's selloff.
Consumers are feeling less optimistic than expected so far this month, a survey said Friday.
John Silvia, Wells Fargo, gives his current read on how the domestic sector is performing.
Technician Stephen Suttmeier of Bank of America Merrill Lynch explains why he sees the S&P 500 going as low as 1,600.
Gold bull Peter Schiff sticks to his guns that the commodity will continue to surge.
Fed foe Peter Schiff explains why there will be another round of quantitative easing.
William Oliver from MSA explains why the S&P will fall even further.