CHICAGO, March 6- Robert Ray, chief executive officer of CME Group Inc's planned European exchange, has died at age 60, the futures market-operator said on Thursday. Ray previously was responsible for CME's business and sales strategy in Europe, the Middle East and Africa and Latin America, according to a biography on the company's website.» Read More
The U.S. supermarket bacon business is worth $2.5 billion and new pig welfare laws in the EU could push bacon prices up 20% in the UK, reports CNBC's Darren Rovell.
A preview of McDonald's earnings report and March's same-store sales, both out tomorrow, with Nicole Miller Regan, Piper Jaffray analyst and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Low-end Android phones are beginning to encroach on Nokia's traditional stronghold, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO, discusses the outlook for Tumi and the entire luxury sector.
Discussing Thursday morning's major economic reports, including jobless claims and existing home sales, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist.
Big drops in inventories in the South and West are pushing home sales down, explains CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg explains why Raymond James lowered its target price on Vera Bradley.
Discussing whether the old saying, "sell in May and go away" applies to the current market, with Jim Paulsen, Wells Capital Management.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the numbers on homebuilder sentiment, which shows new home sales, declined 7% since December.
Could growth in the home improvement industry outpace GDP in the future? Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst, explains why he's upgrading shares of Home Depot and Lowe's.
Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners founder & president, explains why he sees a multi-year recovery in the U.S. housing market.
Sanofi CEO Christopher Viehbacher discusses his company's $20 billion acquisition of Genzyme and other opportunities he sees in the pharmaceutical market.
Sharing perspective on whether stellar auto sales in March can continue, with Gary Flom, Manhattan Automobile president & CEO; Jessica Caldwell, Edmunds.com senior analyst; and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Forty percent of all romance books purchased are through e-books. CNBC's Courtney Reagan explains what is fueling annual sales of $1.36B in romance fiction.
Retailers are mostly reporting solid gains in March as warm weather prompted consumers to buy seasonal merchandise sooner than normal. Adrianne Shapira, Goldman Sachs broadlines retail analyst, weighs in.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details for how auto sales fared in March.
March auto sales are on fire and AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson says people do not have to give up size or performance for increased fuel efficiency. Breaking down the Spring surge, with Jeremy Anwyl, Edmunds.com CEO and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports March auto sales saying, "while they are strong, they are not as strong as many were hoping, in part because they're being driven by strong fleet/rental orders."
The Fast Money Halftime traders break down the day's major tech headlines, including Barclays placing a downgrade on Netflix and a valuation of $1 trillion for Apple by 2014, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial analyst.
Will March Madness be a boom for BWLD? Sally Smith, Buffalo Wild Wings president and CEO, discusses the impact of the NCAA Tournament on sales & traffic, with the Fast Money traders.