Consumer Confidence


  • HSN CEO Explains Record-Breaking Weekend  Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 11:17 AM ET

    Mindy Grossman, CEO of HSN, offers insight on the company's strongest Thanksgiving weekend in its 35-year history.

  • Blue Nile CEO on Record Sales Year  Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 10:22 AM ET

    Harvey Kanter, president & CEO of diamond retailer Blue Nile, offers insight on the company's "icy" hot deals this Cyber Monday.

  • Results In for Big Holiday Shopping Weekend  Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 6:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has results from the first official weekend of holiday shopping. Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, weighs in.

  • Must Have Apps For Your Smartphone  Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 1:53 PM ET

    The top five mobile applications you must have, with Scott Gamm, HelpSaveMyDollars.com founder.

  • Are Consumers Ready to Spend?  Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 8:22 AM ET

    A look at how Black Friday sales are tracking so far, with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co. analyst.

  • Spending Spree at the Outlet Centers  Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 8:10 AM ET

    Cory Scott, Senior Property Manager at Tysons Corner Center, provides a look at shopping deals consumers are likely to find at outlet malls.

  • Most Wonderful Time of Year For Retailers  Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 7:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the update on this year's retail rush from coast to coast, and a look at winning stock picks, with Dana Telsey, The Telsey Group, and Mark Fisher, MBF Clearing Corp. CEO.

  • Black Friday Bargains at Mall of America  Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 7:37 AM ET

    The nation's largest retail and entertainment complex is pulling out all the stops this holiday season, Maureen Bausch, Mall of America business development executive vice president, explains.

  • Toys 'R' Us Leads the Charge on Black Friday  Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 6:04 AM ET

    "People came in with a real celebratory mood," said Gerald Storch, Chairman & CEO of Toys R US, discussing shoppers' sentiment this holiday season, and Dana Telsey, The Telsey Group, provides insight on the early retail winners and losers this year.

  • Will Early Shopping Kickoff Payoff?  Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 11:05 AM ET

    Are consumers ready to spend? Michelle Meyer, BofA economist, weighs in on the outlook this holiday season.

  • November Consumer Sentiment 82.7  Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 9:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on consumer confidence in the U.S. economy.

  • Why Corn Could Hit a Record High  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 1:17 PM ET

    Could the next 6 months bring $9 corn? Daniel Basse, AgResource president, weighs in. Foreign demand could also drive grain prices to record highs, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Key Levels to Watch for the Rest of the Week  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 1:03 PM ET

    After a massive rally yesterday, stocks are stuck in neutral today. A look at where stocks are headed next, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now traders.

  • Middle East Tension & Oil's Next Move  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    Is the crude selloff warranted? Oil retreats after advancing in the past two sessions, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.

  • Flirting With the 'Cliff' is Dangerous Business  Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 11:04 AM ET

    Discussing "fiscal cliff" diving and its impact the economy, with Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, and Michael Feroli, JP Morgan Bank.

  • Fiscal Optimism Fuels Markets  Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 10:01 AM ET

    Adam Parker, Morgan Stanley, discusses how positive signs of a possible debt deal are sparking a small rally in the markets.

  • America Catches 'Black Friday' Fever  Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    Some Black Friday shoppers are already camping out, missing work, time with their families, and even Thanksgiving, in search of a deal. NBC's Diana Alvear reports.

  • Consider US & Europe Consumer Plays: UBS  Sunday, 18 Nov 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC, at UBS Wealth Management explains how investors can profit from Asia's changing demographics. He says investors should not rule out consumer plays in the U.S. and Europe.

  • Facebook Gifts Features Fab.com  Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 10:51 AM ET

    Fab.com announces it will be one of Facebook's premier partners for its new 'gifts,' feature, with Jason Goldberg, Fab.com co-founder & CEO.

  • Hostess CEO: 'I'm Hopeful We Can Sell Our Brands'  Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    Hostess Brands says it will wind down after a strike crippled its operations, with Greg Rayburn, Hostess Brands chairman & CEO.