It¿s been a difficult few years for gold. But Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, says his bull case has been proven correct. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.» Read More
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.
Stephen Roach, former Morgan Stanley Asia non-executive chairman, discusses what it will take to get the markets and economy moving again and restore investor confidence, on the heels of JPMorgan's recent loss.
A preliminary reading of the consumer sentiment data came in much stronger than expected at 77.8 in mid-May, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in April, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
If the Greeks leave the euro zone, it would be problematic for Spain and France, says Yra Harris, Praxis Trading. "There's going to be a push to keep the Greeks in at all costs," he adds.
Dean Foods, a leading dairy provider, hit a 2-year high this morning after reporting Q1 earnings that beat estimates, with Gregg Engles, Dean Foods chairman & CEO.
Speculation about Greece's future in the euro zone weighs on sentiment, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.
Jeffrey Housenbold, Shutterfly CEO, offers insight on the future of the photo business. "People are still printing," he says.
Lakshman Acuthan, Economic Cycle Research Institute, says a recession could begin by the middle of 2012. "It takes six months after a recession begins for people even to recognize [it]," he tells "Squawk Box."
James McNerney, Boeing chairman & CEO, tells CNBC's Phil LeBeau that he's bullish on the U.S. economy. McNerney adds that he sees a normal recovery for just two-thirds of the economy.
Randy Bateman, Huntington Asset Management Advisors CIO, says we have entered a "new abnormal" of market swings. "Western nations will see continued slow growth," he says.
The disappointing unemployment rate of 8.1% is one of the reasons for today's market sell-off, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
CNBC's Rick Santelli says about 41.3% of the unemployed have been unemployed for 39.1 weeks.
LinkedIn shares are up more than 9% after reporting upbeat earnings and announcing that it plans to acquire presentation service SlideShare. Herman Leung, Susquehanna, and Tim McHugh, William Blair, discuss.