Economic Reports Consumer Confidence

  • Look to Dividend Plays for Yield: Pro

    Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners says that dividend plays could bring better returns compared to U.S. Treasuries.

  • Holiday Shopping For Your Pet?

    Americans will spend nearly $53 billion on their cats and dogs this year. PetSmart CEO Robert Moran, offers insight. Pets are now being looked at as "members of the family," he says, discussing just how much is spent on pets during the holiday season.

  • HSN CEO Explains Record-Breaking Weekend

    Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN, offers insight on the company's strongest Thanksgiving weekend in its 35-year history.

  • Blue Nile CEO on Record Sales Year

    Harvey Kanter, president & CEO of diamond retailer Blue Nile, offers insight on the company's "icy" hot deals this Cyber Monday.

  • Retailers' Big Weekend

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has results from the first official weekend of holiday shopping. Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, weighs in.

  • Must Have Apps For Your Smartphone

    The top five mobile applications you must have, with Scott Gamm, founder.

  • Are Consumers Ready to Spend?

    A look at how Black Friday sales are tracking so far, with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co. analyst.

  • Spending Spree at the Outlet Centers

    Cory Scott, Senior Property Manager at Tysons Corner Center, provides a look at shopping deals consumers are likely to find at outlet malls.

  • Most Wonderful Time of Year For Retailers

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the update on this year's retail rush from coast to coast, and a look at winning stock picks, with Dana Telsey, The Telsey Group, and Mark Fisher, MBF Clearing Corp. CEO.

  • Black Friday Bargains at Mall of America

    The nation's largest retail and entertainment complex is pulling out all the stops this holiday season, Maureen Bausch, Mall of America business development executive vice president, explains.

  • Toys 'R' Us Leads the Charge on Black Friday

    "People came in with a real celebratory mood," said Gerald Storch, Chairman & CEO of Toys R US, discussing shoppers' sentiment this holiday season, and Dana Telsey, The Telsey Group, provides insight on the early retail winners and losers this year.

  • Will Early Shopping Kickoff Payoff?

    Are consumers ready to spend? Michelle Meyer, BofA economist, weighs in on the outlook this holiday season.

  • November Consumer Sentiment 82.7

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on consumer confidence in the U.S. economy.

  • Why Corn Could Hit a Record High

    Could the next 6 months bring $9 corn? Daniel Basse, AgResource president, weighs in. Foreign demand could also drive grain prices to record highs, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Peter Schiff: Fiscal Cliff Deal to Boost Gold

    After a massive rally yesterday, stocks are stuck in neutral today. A look at where stocks are headed next, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now traders.

  • Key Levels to Watch for Rest of the Week

    Is the crude selloff warranted? Oil retreats after advancing in the past two sessions, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.

  • Flirting With the 'Cliff' is Dangerous Business

    Discussing "fiscal cliff" diving and its impact the economy, with Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, and Michael Feroli, JP Morgan Bank.

  • Fiscal Optimism Fuels Markets

    Adam Parker, Morgan Stanley, discusses how positive signs of a possible debt deal are sparking a small rally in the markets.

  • America Catches 'Black Friday' Fever

    Some Black Friday shoppers are already camping out, missing work, time with their families, and even Thanksgiving, in search of a deal. NBC's Diana Alvear reports.

  • Consider US & Europe Consumer Plays: UBS

    Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC, at UBS Wealth Management explains how investors can profit from Asia's changing demographics. He says investors should not rule out consumer plays in the U.S. and Europe.