WASHINGTON, July 26- U.S. consumer confidence held steady in July and new single-family home sales hit their highest level in nearly 8-1/ 2 years in June, suggesting sustained momentum in the economy. The largely unchanged data followed Britain's stunning vote last month to leave the European Union, which rattled global financial markets and led to a dip in other... » Read More
Robert Safian, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company explains what it means to belong to Generation Flux. He says firms need to pair efficiency with adaptability in order to stay successful.
With consumers in a more optimistic mood heading into the holiday season, many will likely spend more this year on holiday tipping.
The biggest culprits that lead to a hangover of holiday debt are a lack of planning and spontaneous shopping. Here are some steps to avoid falling into that trap.
Asia will continue to drive profits for British insurer Prudential as the continent eclipses its home market , the company’s CEO told CNBC Wednesday, with the company hoping to benefit from growth in China.
How to solve the fiscal cliff issue, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Chris Edwards, Cato Institute.
Goldman has lowered its year-end targets for wheat, corn and soybeans. Will prices stabilize after yesterday's fall, with Chip Flory, Pro Farmer Newsletter; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Levels to watch on the S&P. Has the selling stopped? Is the fiscal cliff responsible for the drop, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports November's preliminary University of Michigan's Consumer Sentiment number is 84.9 versus 82.6 in October.
Realtors just reported that the median home price in the U.S. just rose 7.6 percent in Q3 from a year ago, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
The USDA is slated to release its crop report tomorrow morning at 8:30. A sweet wheat trade, with Joe Vaclavik, Standard Grain; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis; and the Futures Now Traders.
Is there a crude spike coming? Discussing the possibilities, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
A two-tier housing market amongst developed economies has sprung up as some countries have rebounded faster from the global financial crisis than others, according to new research by Goldman Sachs, which warns the situation could lead to several bubbles.
Is bullion about to break out? Is gold the best bet for the next four years, with Goldcorp CEO Charles A. Jeannes; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
The race is to 270 electoral votes, so CNBC's John Harwood takes a look at the electoral map.
Who's better for stocks, Romney or Obama? Trading the election, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, tells CNBC that in the UK consumer spending will remain very flat and therefore low cost companies like Primark will win out.
"I do think the momentum is on our side," said Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH), weighing in with a blueprint for a Romney win in Ohio.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the latest numbers on employment. And discussing what the report reveals about employment in the U.S. and its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman; and Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago professor; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics.
Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago professor; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, discuss what they expect to see from today's employment numbers.
David Riedel, President & Founder, Riedel Research Group says that China's consumer sentiment is expected to continue improving. He further explains the shift in consumption patterns in the country.