The University of Michigan said Friday that its index of consumer sentiment edged down to 81.8 in July from 82.3 in June. The July performance of the Michigan index was at odds with the July survey of consumer sentiment from the Conference Board.» Read More
CNBC's Courtney Reagan, takes a look at what the shopping experience will likely look like 25 years from now.
GE's credit card unit, Synchrony is debuting today and is the largest IPO so far this year. Margaret Keane, Synchrony president & CEO, discusses consumer spending and competitive threats to business.
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.
Former U.S. Representative Ron Paul says the long-term case for gold remains firmly intact, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Former U.S. Representative Ron Paul says stocks are in a bubble and vulnerable to a severe correction, if not a crash. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
*First drop in home prices since January 2012. NEW YORK, July 29- U.S. single-family home prices fell unexpectedly in May, declining for the first time in more than two years in the latest signal of the wobbly state of the housing market.
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.
Forget stocks, forget gold, because there is one commodity Dennis Gartman says every investor needs to own: aluminum. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
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.