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
"It's really not good," said Bill Dunkelberg, National Federation of Independent Business chief economist, breaking down the latest read on small business sentiment.
Jed Kleckner, Delivery.com CEO, offers insight on delivering food during winter storm Nemo. "Our job is to bring the inventory onto our website and market on their behalf," he says.
Randy Smallwood, CEO of Silver Wheaton, comments on where both precious metals could move next, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Short seller Bill Fleckenstein tells CNBC.com's "Futures Now" why he thinks the stock market is heading for trouble later this year. (3:37)
Top bond strategist MacNeil Curry tells "Futures Now" he's looking for a pretty sizable move higher in this bond trade and just recommended it to clients this morning. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders. (2:02)
If you think the bond bull is dead, think again. Top FX strategist MacNeil Curry of BofA Merrilll Lynch is looking for prices to rally. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Round numbers don't really matter in the market, do they? With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now traders.
The Justice Department is reportedly planning to sue ratings firm S&P accusing them of fraudulently rating mortgage bonds that led to the financial crisis. Ed Atorino, Benchmark Analyst, weighs in.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data on the overall health of the economy as measured by consumer opinions.
Keith McLoughlin, CEO of Electrolux, tells CNBC that Western Europe consumer demand is weak as austerity measures take hold and they expect low demand in the first half.
Patrick Chovanec, Associate Professor, Tsinghua University says that allegations that Chinese hackers attacked the New York Times was no big surprise. He also says that China's new leaders are still obsessed about controlling the narrative on China.
An unusual trading pattern was seen before the DOE report today, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Futures Now traders Rich Ilczyszyn and Anthony Grisanti reveal how they¿re playing gold ahead of jobs data,.with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Despite recent stock market gains, famed strategist Douglas Kass thinks stocks face many headwinds.
Widely followed money manager Douglas Kass comments on where he thinks the S&P 500 index is headed, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Douglas Kass, founder of Seabreeze Partners, explains why the stock market really might be out of steam, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Two big household and personal care products companies see the most strength coming from outside of the U.S., the CEO of Kimberly-Clark and the CFO of P&G told CNBC.
The widely followed publisher of Grant's Interest Rate Observer explains why stocks look more attractive than bonds now, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Douglas Kass, founder of Seabreeze Partners, comments on what Apple's stock might do next, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Apple is like Microsoft from the late '90s, Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners tells CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the "Futures Now" traders. (2:00)