WASHINGTON, March 14- U.S. consumer sentiment weakened in early March as an unusually harsh winter appeared to dim views on the economy's prospects. The preliminary Thomson Reuters/ University of Michigan index of consumer sentiment fell to 79.9 in March from 81.6 the prior month, a survey showed on Friday.» Read More
The Dow is now on track for its sixth weekly drop. So is the slump here to stay? Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, weighs in.
The indices are poised to open down a day after posting worst losses in a month, with the Squawk on the Street team.
Insight on the upcoming trading session after yesterday's stock market plunge, with Marc Chandler, Brown Brothers Harriman; James Steel, HSBC; and Scott Nations, NationsShares. "Investors wanted the Fed to solve every problem," says Nations.
During a live appearance on CNBC's Squawk Box, Sears Holdings Chairman Eddie Lampert talks about how both traditional retailers and media companies need to adapt to fight back against online competitors.
John Krafcik, Hyundai Motor America president & CEO, unveils the new 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports that the private sector added 209,000 jobs in March. Joel Parkken, chairman of Macroeconomic Advisers, weighs in on the numbers.
John Phelan, MSD Capital, is the man hired to help manage the money of Dell co-founder Michael Dell and his family.
Former Merrill Lynch co-president Ahmass Fakahany is applying what he learned on Wall Street to his swiftly growing restaurant empire.
Former economic adviser to President G.W. Bush Edward Lazear offers insight into what he considers, "the worst economic recovery in history."
Vincent Reinhart, chief U.S. economist at Morgan Stanley and former head of the Fed's monetary division, discusses what investors can expect from today's FOMC minutes.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on how municipalities can cash in on the early spring this year.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow unveils his ten commandments of growth this week. "Give the tax break to the individual," he tells CNBC's Squawk Box team.
Auto industry executives are streaming into New York this week for the auto show. Mike Jackson, chairman & CEO of AutoNation, offers insight.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the story on Daniel Loeb launching ValueYahoo.com, a website that explains why investors should back his director picks.
Burger King is spending about $750 million over the next 12 months to introduce 10 new items across the country. R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar restaurant analyst and Nick Setyan, Wedbush Securities senior equity analyst, weigh in on how to play the fast food space.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the market metrics on today's bond activity.
CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Bob PIsani discuss the outlook for the markets in the coming weeks, and the Fed's monetary policy. Also, CNBC's David Faber has the details on Avon rejecting Coty's $10B takeover bid.
Springing into Q2, with Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group co-founder, who says April is historically the best month of the year for equities.
Most museum collections depend on the kindness of benefactors who donate only paintings they own or like. At a few lucky institutions, donors have established funds dedicated to new, and important, acquisitions.
Trevor Neilson, president of Global Philanthropy Group, argues that putting a face to big donations inspires others and raises the profile of charitable giving.