It¿s been a difficult few years for gold. But Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, says his bull case has been proven correct. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.» Read More
WASHINGTON— U.S. consumers are more confident about the economy than they have been in nearly seven years. "Americans felt a heck of a lot more confident in July," said Jennifer Lee, senior economist at BMO Capital Markets.
NEW YORK, July 29- U.S. consumer confidence jumped in July to a monthly high not seen since October 2007, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday. The Conference Board, an industry group, said its index of consumer attitudes rose to 90.9 from a upwardly revised 86.4 the month before.
Discussing today's better-than-expected consumer confidence data, Fed rate expectations and this week's GDP report, with David Zervos, Jefferies chief market strategist.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest consumer confidence data.
WASHINGTON— The private Conference Board reports on consumer confidence for July. The report will be issued at 10 a.m. EDT Tuesday. Consumers in June registered the most favorable assessment of current business conditions since March 2008 and their outlook for the next months rose to highest level since August 2013.
WASHINGTON— Standard& Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for May, 9 a.m.. WASHINGTON— The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for July, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON— House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on EPA's proposed clean power plan and grid reliability challenges.
When volatility rises, momentum stocks will run into trouble, warns BlackRock's Russ Koesterich. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Russ Koeterich, chief investment strategist at BlackRock, says investors need to become more defensive when it comes to the market. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
CNBC's Steve Liesman, and financial expert Chris Hogan, debate whether going into debt can be a good thing for consumers and the economy.
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Former OBM Director David Stockman says he doesn't see a strengthening economy at all. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Former OMB Director David Stockman explains how Russia could be the pin that pricks the global asset bubble. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
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.
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.
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.
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