WASHINGTON— A weak U.S. economy pulled down consumer sentiment in May. The University of Michigan says its index of consumer sentiment dropped to 90.7 from 95.9 in April. But Richard Curtin, chief economist of the surveys, noted that the index has averaged 94.6 the first five months of 2015, highest since 2004..» Read More
Kevin Lorenz, TIAA-CREF, explains how you can make money as the fiscal cliff nears.
Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, discuss potential outcomes of the fiscal cliff.
Is it time to buy the market dip? Famed investor and Wharton finance professor Jeremy Siegel says the market's a buy, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Dollar strength weighs on gold prices. Is it time to buy? A bullion breakdown, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the NYMEX.
Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist, CMC Markets says that the current market pull-back is an opportunity to buy stocks. But investors should practice caution.
Andrew Su, CEO, Compass Global Markets says that WIT oil prices could spike by $5 if Middle-Eastern tensions worsen.
Robert Safian, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company explains what it means to belong to Generation Flux. He says firms need to pair efficiency with adaptability in order to stay successful.
With consumers in a more optimistic mood heading into the holiday season, many will likely spend more this year on holiday tipping.
The biggest culprits that lead to a hangover of holiday debt are a lack of planning and spontaneous shopping. Here are some steps to avoid falling into that trap.
Asia will continue to drive profits for British insurer Prudential as the continent eclipses its home market , the company’s CEO told CNBC Wednesday, with the company hoping to benefit from growth in China.
How to solve the fiscal cliff issue, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Chris Edwards, Cato Institute.
Goldman has lowered its year-end targets for wheat, corn and soybeans. Will prices stabilize after yesterday's fall, with Chip Flory, Pro Farmer Newsletter; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Levels to watch on the S&P. Has the selling stopped? Is the fiscal cliff responsible for the drop, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports November's preliminary University of Michigan's Consumer Sentiment number is 84.9 versus 82.6 in October.
Realtors just reported that the median home price in the U.S. just rose 7.6 percent in Q3 from a year ago, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
The USDA is slated to release its crop report tomorrow morning at 8:30. A sweet wheat trade, with Joe Vaclavik, Standard Grain; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis; and the Futures Now Traders.
Is there a crude spike coming? Discussing the possibilities, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
A two-tier housing market amongst developed economies has sprung up as some countries have rebounded faster from the global financial crisis than others, according to new research by Goldman Sachs, which warns the situation could lead to several bubbles.
Is bullion about to break out? Is gold the best bet for the next four years, with Goldcorp CEO Charles A. Jeannes; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
The race is to 270 electoral votes, so CNBC's John Harwood takes a look at the electoral map.