Consumer Confidence


  • Manufacturing in a Compromising Position  Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 6:20 AM ET

    "The Optimism Index among manufacturers has plummeted from 88 percent in the first quarter of this year, to about 51 percent," explains Jay Timmons, National Association of Manufacturers president & CEO, discussing how fiscal cliff uncertainty is impacting the manufacturing industry.

  • Tomorrow in :30  Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    Insight on tomorrow's market news, including jobs and chain store sales, with Christopher Rowane, Huntington Funds and Stephanie Link, TheStreet.

  • MacGuineas on Fiscal Cliff: We Need Reassurance  Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 4:20 PM ET

    Maya MacGuineas, New America Foundation, shares her views on Timothy Geithner's comments on the fiscal cliff.

  • Market's Next Move  Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Insight on the market's direction, with Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management; and Rob Lutts, Cabot Money Management.

  • What Can Washington Learn from Wall Street?  Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 3:10 PM ET

    Comparing U.S. budget talks to merger proxy battles, with Robert Profusek, Jones Day, and Jeffrey Goldfarb, Reuters Breakingviews.

  • Will Retailers Move Into Early Discount Mode?  Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    A look at what to expect from consumers and retailers this holiday shopping season, with Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors president.

  • Pro: Fade the Rally in Crude  Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 1:03 PM ET

    The oil rally stalls, as crude falls 1 percent. has the rally in crude finally run out of steam, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • One-on-One With BofA's Moynihan  Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 8:16 AM ET

    "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick talks with Brian Moynihan, Bank of America CEO, about the looming fiscal cliff; business concerns, particularly in terms of consumer confidence; his bank's dividend plans; and bank fees.

  • Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan explains the business behind bank fees and how customers can avoid some of them in an exclusive interview with "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick.

  • BofA CEO Says Mortgage Business Is Doing Better  Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 6:19 AM ET

    Brian Moynihan, Bank of America CEO, talks to "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick in an exclusive interview about interest rates and the Fed's efforts to keep them low for a while.

  • In an exclusive interview with "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan talks about his concerns and solutions to the U.S. spending and debt crisis.

  • Commodities Are Firming up: Pro  Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    Sean Hyman, Editor, Ultimate Wealth Report says that commodities are firming up as data out of China starts to turn positive.

  • Year Ahead: 2013 Outlook  Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, has been bullish on equities all year, and discusses where he thinks the markets are headed. "Past performance is not indicative of future results," he says.

  • Protecting Your Portfolio  Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    Investors digest better-than-expected data out of China but also fears of tax hikes and spending cuts in the U.S., with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, and Gina Sanchez, Roubini Global Economics.

  • $710 Billion Worth of Advice  Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    Mike O'Brien, global head for institutional clients at JPMorgan, explains how to generate return and manage volatility in this type of environment.

  • Rangel Talks Cliff Deal  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:13 PM ET

    Without a deal, automatic spending cuts and higher taxes will kick in on January 1, 2013. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) weighs in..

  • Riding the Market Wave  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:04 PM ET

    What's moving the markets, and how to play it, with Todd Buchholz, Former White House economic adviser; Christian Thwaites, Sentinel Investment; CNBC contributor Ron Insana and Rick Santelli.

  • Top Analyst: Gold Going to $2,000?  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    Is now the golden opportunity to buy the precious metal? Analyst Michael Dudas says gold has $2,000 upside target.

  • Pros: Markets Stuck Until 'Fiscal Cliff' Deal  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:01 PM ET

    Just the same, here's how the "Futures Now" traders are playing the markets, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Why This Chart is Bad for Stocks  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    Is it time to sell the rally? Have stocks rallied too far, too fast, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.