Consumer Confidence


  • Technician: $700 gold coming     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Yoni Jacobs called the gold bubble back in April 2012. Now he says it's going all the way down to $700. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Traders explain gold¿s Yellen plunge     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Why did gold slide on Janet Yellen's testimony? Jim Iuorio and Scott Nations explain. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Tim Harford, the Financial Times columnist known as the "Undercover Economist," argues that low volatility is very good news for the economy. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Peter Boockvar: I was right to doubt QE     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Back when QE3 started in 2012, Peter Boockvar said it wouldn't help the economy and would cause inflation. He stands by that call. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • The market doesn¿t seem to be sweating the end of QE, but Peter Boockvar, chief market analyst at The Lindsey Group, says it will cause a drop of up to 20 percent. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Gauging the retail consumer     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 3:26 PM ET

    With the retail consumer listless of late, Eric Beder, Brean Capital, and Rick Snyder, Maxim Group, discuss if now is the time to buy the XRT and reveal what retail stock investors should be adding to their portfolio.

  • Container Store scares market with retail 'funk' Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 11:19 AM ET
    Storage bins sit on display for sale at a Container Store Group Inc. location in New York.

    Credit Suisse isn't waiting for Container Store to right itself during the holiday season, lowering its price target, USA Today reports.

  • Consumer spending & US economy     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    As goes Wal-Mart, so goes the U.S. economy? Monica Mehta, Seventh Capital managing principal, and Jonathan Murray, UBS managing director, discuss the state of the American consumer.

  • Dennis Gartman switches view on corn     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    Two months ago, corn was Dennis Gartman's favorite commodity, but now he's bearish. He explains why to CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Schiff tries to convince Gartman to buy gold     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Dennis Gartman doesn't like gold in dollar terms, and Peter Schiff is one of bullion's biggest fans. Who will win the debate? With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Marc Faber: We're entering a bear market     Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Marc Faber of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report says all asset prices are in a 'colossal bubble,' and a bear market is ahead. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Stephen Schork: Time to sell oil     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    Stephen Schork says the oil rally is over, and it's time for the bold to go short. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Traders pick best second half commodity     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    What will be the best commodity plays in the second half? Jeff Kilburg and Anthony Grisanti discuss with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Joseph LaVorgna of Deutsche Bank says Thursday's jobs report will show the economy is still doing well.

  • Henkel's growth strategy     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 10:26 AM ET

    With new manufacturing data hitting today, Kasper Rorsted, Henkel CEO, discusses the health of the global consumer and where Henkel is looking to expand.

  • Best bet in second half     Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    Discussing where investors should look to position themselves in the second half and what's driving bonds, with Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus, and Michelle Girard, RBS chief U.S. economist. Caron explains why he likes emerging markets.

  • U.S. consumer sentiment rises in final June reading Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    NEW YORK, June 27- U.S. consumer sentiment rose in June as consumers remained optimistic the sluggish first quarter was due to difficult winter conditions, a survey released on Friday showed. The Thomson Reuters/ University of Michigan's final June reading on the overall index on consumer sentiment came in at 82.5, up from 81.9 the month before.

  • June consumer sentiment: 82.5     Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 9:54 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports how the final June consumer sentiment number of 82.5 stacks up against past months.

  • World Cup distracts traders     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    With the World Cup game playing on the floor of the CME, Jim Iuorio and Jeff Kilburg have a tough time focusing on the markets.

  • Dennis Gartman: It's looking better for gold     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Dennis Gartman is just about ready to buy gold in US dollar terms, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.