Brian Sponheimer, auto & capital equipment analyst at Gabelli & Company, explains why he's not worried about slower-than-expected U.S. auto sales in February.» Read More
The auto industry delivered an encouraging sign of an improving economy with August auto sales coming in better than expected.
Garbage is dirty and stinky and once it's out of sight, it's out of mind. But the truth is, garbage is a good indicator of the economy and right now, some say it's flashing a warning signal.
When a company takes a stand on a hot-button issue like gay rights, does it affect the bottom line? Fast-food chain Chick-fil-A inadvertently hit the button to find out when President Dan Cathy publicly came out against same-sex marriage.
Unfortunately, many retailers don't notice poorly designed areas of their stores until it's too late. Here are seven common store spaces that retailers botch up and ways to avoid making the same mistakes.
Vaccaro is director of institutional sales at Investec Asset Management, overseeing new business development in the North America institutional market. She has held senior sales positions at several other firms.
Williams, executive director and CIO of the Florida State Board of Administration, has spent much of his career in state government, but he's also worked in the hedge fund business in New York.
As online shopping has surged, traditional retailers have lost millions in sales to so-called showrooming — when shoppers check out products in stores that they then buy from websites. Now some big retailers are taking a new approach, The New York Times reports.
It's rare that we purchase anything without checking out reviews, visiting Angie's List or asking friends on Facebook. How can your business reach and respond to those "hidden" buyers?
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest details from General Motors' shareholders meeting in Detroit, highlighting the automaker's efforts to cut costs and boost European sales.
Jim Metcalf, the CEO of Chicago-based building materials giant USG, discusses his company's latest product "UltraLight," and the relationship between his stock's success and the housing recovery.
The average new car auto loan grew as consumers are expanding the length of their loan, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Should online retailers collect taxes from customers? Former Rep. William Delahunt, (D-MA) and Tom Stemberg, Highland Capital Partners, discuss the impact of lost revenue on local and state governments when consumers shop online.
Discussing a slew of retail earnings this week, including JCPenney and Saks on Tuesday. The FMHR traders discuss their trades ahead of the data.
Macy's reported Q1 profits at $0.43 per share versus a $0.40 estimate, but guidance is below Wall Street forecasts. Charles Grom, Deutsche Bank senior analyst and Liz Dunn, Macquarie Group analyst, share perspective.
Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO, offers insight on earnings from the retail industry.
Whole Foods profit topped Wall Street's expectations, ringing up earnings of 64 cents per share. Charles Grom, senior analyst at Deutsche Bank, weighs in.
Donald Knauss, Clorox chairman and CEO discusses his company's strategies to save on costs and improve margins.
According to iProspect, 70% of affluent men prefer to research and buy online, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
CNBC's Darren Rovell reports Amazon.com is pulling all products containing DMAA, an ingredient the FDA stated does not derive from a plant.
CNBC's Darren Rovell reports on beverage stocks, including shares of Monster Beverage Corporation moving higher on an alleged acquisition by Coca-Cola.