Consumer Confidence


  • 5-Star Investing in the U.S. Market     Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    Markets are trending down after yesterday's huge spike. Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Family of Funds, and George Young, Villere Balance Fund, weigh in.

  • Skier Visits Drop 12.3% at Vail Resorts     Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 10:51 AM ET

    Discussing whether a mild winter affected Vail Resorts' bottom-line, with Rob Katz, chairman & CEO of Vail Resorts.

  • Dow Trades at 4-Year Highs     Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 10:35 AM ET

    Savita Subramanian, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses whether the rally will hold.

  • Comcast CEO Explains 'Good Quarter'     Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 7:30 AM ET

    Comcast's Q1 results show momentum in high-speed internet and business services. Brian Roberts, chairman & CEO of Comcast, weighs in. Comcast is the parent company of CNBC.

  • Awaiting Friday's Jobs Report     Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 6:15 AM ET

    Michelle Girard, senior economist at RBS, says manufacturing has been the bright spot throughout the U.S. economic recovery.

  • Obama Dodges Europe’s Economic Tyranny: UBS Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 3:22 AM ET
    President Barack Obama speaking on the "Buffett Rule" in Boca Raton, FL.

    With most of Europe in a protracted recression and struggling to regain levels of output last seen in 2008, policy from the Obama administration has stopped the world’s largest economy from suffering a similar fate, according to UBS senior advisor George Magnus.

  • Auto Sales Up, Incentives Down?     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 2:25 PM ET

    Discussing incentive and subprime lending trends in the auto industry, with Jessica Caldwell, Edmunds.com and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Markets Across Europe Close     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli & Gary Kaminksy weigh in on the market action as European markets close for the day.

  • Chesapeake Energy Under Pressure     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 11:22 AM ET

    Chesapeake Energy has been under pressure to overhaul its corporate governance in light of the recent controversy surrounding their chairman & CEO. Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair contributing editor, offers insight.

  • The Santelli Exchange: Fed's Forward Guidance     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli highlights comments from interviews with the Fed's Charles Evans and Dennis Lockhart.

  • GM April Auto Sales Down 8.2%     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 10:06 AM ET

    GM April auto sales are just hitting the tape, down 8.2%, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Don Johnson, General Motors VP of Sales, weighs in.

  • Santelli on ISM Data & Construction Spending     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest economic data, including information on the ISM and construction spending.

  • Commercial Property Plays & Retail Consumers     Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 4:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to David Simon, Simon Property Group CEO, regarding where the money to build New York City's "Freedom Tower" is coming from and the state of consumer spending.

  • Dominion's Nat Gas Pipeline     Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 11:51 AM ET

    Dominion Resources announced last week that it plans to begin exporting liquefied natural gas from Maryland's cove plant terminal. Thomas Farrell, Dominion Resources chairman, CEO & president, offers insight.

  • Online Travel Stock Surge     Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 10:28 AM ET

    Discussing whether online travel stocks have more room to run, with Mark Mahaney, U.S. internet analyst at Citigroup, and Jake Fuller, travel & lodging analyst at Lazard Capital Markets.

  • White House Correspondents' Dinner     Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 6:21 AM ET

    Discussing key takeaways from the 98th annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, with CNBC's John Harwood.

  • What Are Consumers Up To?     Friday, 27 Apr 2012 | 2:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Rick Santelli discuss where consumers are willing to put their money.

  • April Consumer Sentiment Index 76.4     Friday, 27 Apr 2012 | 9:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on consumer sentiment.

  • Update from SBUX Conference Call     Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    In Starbucks' conference call, its CEO says the "seismic change" in consumer behavior is "here to stay," with CNBC's Jane Wells. Meanwhile CNBC's Jon Fortt has an update on Amazon earnings and Keith Goddard, Capital Advisors, discusses whether Staples is like a "little Amazon."

  • Costco vs. Amazon: Inside the Loyalty Factor     Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 3:51 PM ET

    Retailers like Costco work hard to maintain customer loyalty and it pays off for the big box giant, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.