WASHINGTON— Americans were more optimistic about their incomes and personal finances this month, particularly among lower and middle-class households, lifting consumers' outlook. The University of Michigan's consumer sentiment index, released Wednesday, rose to 91.3 in November from 90 in the previous month. "The insistence of consumers on discounts in...» Read More
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks to David Malpass, Encima Global president, discuss President Obama's budget that proposes spreading out spending cuts over ten years.
Marianne Lake, CFO at JPMorgan, discusses what is driving earnings, the state of consumer confidence, where she sees interest rates heading and regulation requirements.
Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group analyst, provides insight into the retail sector, as sales drop 0.4 percent in March.
To veteran bank analyst Dick Bove, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon needs to produce record earnings or risk losing his job, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Dick Bove, vice president of Rafferty Capital Markets, explains why he's bullish on financials right now, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
From the pits, professional traders try to explain the market's momentum, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Professor Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School explains why he's bullish on stocks, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
The Wharton School's Jeremy Siegel responds to criticism from famed investor Jeremy Grantham, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Jeremy Siegel, professor of finance at the Wharton School, explains why he thinks stocks could push much higher, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the "Futures Now" Traders. (1:45)
Bill Dunkelberg, National Federation of Independent Business chief economist, reveals the results of the NFIB survey on small business, which shows the optimism index dropped 1.3 points in March to 89.5.
Chinese tourists have overtaken Germans as the world's biggest-spending travelers after a decade of robust growth in the number of Chinese holidaying abroad, reports the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).
Doug Lebda, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Lending Tree, explains how the all-important spring housing season is shaping up.
Insight on the market action today, with Gene Peroni, Advisors Asset Management; Mike Ryan, UBS; and CNBC's Ron Insana & Rick Santelli.
Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners on what could impact the markets in the short-term, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Jim Paulsen of Wells Capital Management and Seabreeze Partners' Doug Kass debate earnings and the stock market on CNBC.com's "Futures Now." (1:56)
Despite a few geopolitical headwinds, Citi's Seth Kleinman makes a bearish case for crude oil, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Jonathan Krinsky, a technical analyst at Miller Tabak, makes a bullish call on equities, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
From the pits, professional traders argue the S&P 500 index has even more room to run, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Jeff Mortimer, BNY Mellon Wealth Management, discusses why he is waiting for a pullback in the market before buying additional equities.
Holger Schmieding, chief economist at Berenberg Bank, discusses euro zone data and says that while there is not much the ECB can do, policy makers should send a signal of confidence.