Consumer Confidence


  • If you buy one thing in 2015, buy this: Gartman  Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Despite being on the cusp of posting its first back-to-back yearly loss since 1997, Dennis Gartman believes gold will be the standout winner in 2015. He breaks down why, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • U.S. consumer confidence rises in December Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 10:22 AM ET

    Dec 30- U.S. consumer confidence increased in December, bolstered by a brightening jobs situation that left perceptions about economic conditions at a high last seen in February 2008, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday. "Consumer confidence rebounded modestly in December, propelled by a considerably more favorable assessment of...

  • December consumer confidence 92.6  Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC contributor Jim Iuorio, reports the latest consumer confidence data.

  • This couture 'spider dress’ bites back Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 2:19 AM ET

    Anouk Wipprecht has designed the Spider Dress 2.0. A garment that looks, responds and acts like a spider – and “attacks” when people get too close.

  • People seek 'experiences' over stuff  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    Insight to the major trends in this year's holiday shopping behavior, with Sarah Quinlan, MasterCard Advisors SVP.

  • Consumers spend more overall  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 1:09 PM ET

    Traffic's picked up at the Newport Centre in New Jersey, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu. The NRF estimates this holiday season will hit $617 billion.

  • 'Tis the season... for returns  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    About 23 percent of all returns for the year take place during the holiday season. CNBC's Dominic Chu discusses the benefits of returns for retail.

  • Wal-Mart's clever gift card program  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 10:07 AM ET

    Wal-Mart is rolling out a temporary gift card exchange program. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the details.

  • 2014 Shopping mall winners  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 9:22 AM ET

    Discussing how the malls are faring and what consumers are buying this holiday season, with Trinity D'Andrea-Almiger, Lodi Station Outlets general manager.

  • What's driving the dollar?  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    The U.S. Dollar Index is rising to the highest level in nearly 9 years. Anthony Grisanti and Scott Nations explain what's behind the strength, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • The world's easiest trade?  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Riding the S&P into year-end may be the world's easiest trade. Scott Nations goes behind the numbers explains why he's hopping on board, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Why nat gas is plunging: Traders  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Anthony Grisanti and Scott Nations make sense of an awful few sessions for natural gas, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Economy driver: Gross output vs. GDP  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Mark Skousen, Chapman University, explains why he thinks gross output is a better way to measure the U.S. economy than GDP, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Tom Lee: Why I'm mega-bullish for 2015  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    Tom Lee explains why he's taking a contrarian stance and betting on a huge rally in the year ahead. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Tom Lee: Consumer credit and the market  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Tom Lee says consumers will likely be able to take more loans in 2015. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Jeff Rosenberg: Stocks to beat bonds in 2015  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Blackrock¿s bond guru Jeff Rosenberg explains why 2015 could be a tough year for fixed income, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Hard to be bullish with Russia  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    The sharp decline in the Russian ruble has led to the public's faith in the ruble evaporating, says Rob Carnell, chief international economist at ING, who thinks the public seem "bearish".

  • Peter Schiff: Oil's decline should worry you  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, speaks at a panel discussion at the SALT conference in Las Vegas May 14, 2014.

    Peter Schiff says those who focus on the positive side of crude oil¿s slide are ¿whistling past the graveyard.¿with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Traders say oil hasn't bottomed yet  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Oil may be up today, but Scott Nations and Jeff Kilburg would be wary of calling a bottom just yet. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Retailers make a comeback  Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 3:14 PM ET

    Discussing the correlation between low gas an the pop in consumer confidence, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Ken Mahoney, Mahoney Asset Management; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.