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The main ingredient to the economic recovery, aside from stabilization in housing, is a healthy increase in incomes.
How to trade the markets now coming into the close, with Chris Hyzy, U.S. Trust Chief Investment Officer.
Weighing in on broader market indexes and how they are impacted by housing economic data and Europe, with Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management
Will the dollar rebound on a Romney win in Florida? Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management, and Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, discuss recent weak economic reports, and whether the recovery is here to stay.
Consumer confidence retreated in January after two straight months of big gains, a private research group said Tuesday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the January PMI data, which is down to 60.2 versus 62.2 in December.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the numbers from University of Michigan's consumer sentiment in January.
J.C. Penney shares are helping to lift consumer discretionary spending to all-time high, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Companies are repurchasing shares at levels not seen since before the financial crisis, but most buybacks don’t pay off for shareholders, a new report says.
J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson, fresh from his time at Apple, unveils the company's new look. CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a closer look at the company's bold new strategy.
Lew Frankfort, Coach Chairman & CEO, discusses earnings and whether the consumer is showing strength.
Americans are cutting their debt faster than others and could already be halfway through the deleveraging process, setting the stage for the nation’s economic recovery, says a new report from McKinsey Global Institute.
Apple will report earnings after tomorrow's closing bell. Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities sr. analyst, weighs in on Tim Cook: "He's not Steve Jobs, but nobody is."
Target fights show-rooming by shoppers, and demands exclusivity from vendors, while Wall Street awaits another turnaround plan from JC Penney. Stacy Widlitz, CNBC contributor, weighs in.
A look at where Americans are moving and what it says about a housing recovery, with Brian Iles, UniGroup Worldwide president.
Shares of Apple are trending up right now after Apple announced the launch of iBooks 2, with CNBC's Natali Morris.
According to a just-released poll, 40 percent of affluent Americans are now optimistic about the U.S. economy, the highest level of optimism in nearly six months. However, only three-in-ten think 2012 will be a good year for business.
David Riedel, President & Founder of Riedel Research Group says that there is a very tight correlation between what the Chinese consumer sentiment, and the performance of South Korean stocks as larger Korean companies are entering the mainland market very aggressively.
Will passenger confidence and investor confidence in the cruise industry ever be the same? Joel Simkins, Credit Suisse analyst, discusses the recent downgrades for Carnival and the outlook for industry, in the wake of the Italian cruise ship disaster.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at the consumer confidence data from January, which reveal positive numbers.