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.» Read More
Alan Simpson, former U.S. Senator (R-WY), explains why he is pessimistic about what Congress can get done between now and the election.
Nik Wallenda became the first man ever to walk directly across the Niagara Falls on a tightrope. The mayor of Niagara Falls, Paul Dyster, weighs in.
Investors are keeping a close eye on JPMorgan ahead of Jamie Dimon's testimony on Capitol Hill tomorrow. Enis Taner, RiskReversal.com, and Marty Mosby, Guggenheim Partners, discuss whether now is the time to buy JPMorgan.
Zynga, Michael Kors and Seagate Technology are among the stocks to watch today, with CNBC's reporter team.
Nansen Saleri, president & CEO Quantum Reservoir Impact, says crude prices will stay between $80 to $120 a barrel.
Shares of Apple are coming off this morning's highs. Will it take a major new innovation to reignite the stock? Walter Piecyk, BTIG analyst, and Carter Worth, Oppenheimer, discuss.
Coinstar and Starbucks have entered into an agreement to open several thousand coffee kiosks across the country. Paul Davis, CEO Coinstar, discusses with the FMHR crew.
Dan Greenhaus, BTIG; Shahab Jalinoos, UBS; and Jim Kee, South Texas Money Management, discuss what they think will move the markets tomorrow.
Will positive economic data in the U.S. help investors get back into the stock market? Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; Larry Kantor, Barclays; and David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds, discuss.
It's been a rough ride for the railroads this year; coal volumes plummeted after an unusually warm winter. Wick Moorman, CEO of Norfolk Southern, explains whether the worst is behind the rail industry.
Dan Fitzpatrick, Stockmarketmentor.com, explains how he is trading the uncertainty in the markets. "As fear goes up, so does the VXX," says Fitzpatrick.
David Lefkowitz, UBS Wealth Management Research, offers insight on handling volatile markets.
Gold is retreating this morning on speculation that the Fed could unveil a new round of monetary easing, with Suki Cooper, analyst at Barclays.
U.S. factory orders dropped 0.6% in April, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Americans' confidence in the economy fell in May to its lowest level in eight months as consumers fretted about slow hiring, a big stock market drop and the global economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the data on May's decline in consumer confidence at 64.9 versus 68.7 in April.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the data on improving consumer sentiment.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan highlights the major business headlines, including Groupon's earnings win, Yahoo's settlement with Third Point, and JPMorgan's annual meeting.
Stocks continue to fall on European and JPMorgan worries, with David Goldman, Macro-Strategy; Doug Cote, ING Investment Management; and Ron Kruszewski, Stifel, Nicolaus & Company.
NRG Energy is shifting its focus from nuclear energy to natural gas and solar. David Crane, chairman & CEO of NRG Energy, weighs in.