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Insight on where the markets are headed, as stocks cross over into positive territory, with Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations.
CNBC's Becky Quick has the highlights from her discussion with billionaire investor Warren Buffett.
The Squawk on the Street news team breaks down today's market moving headlines, including Warren Buffett's plans for a successor, housing, and where he sees value in Europe.
There’s been a steady decline in the unemployment rate, but there’s a catch. The definition of “unemployed” only includes people who sought work in the last four weeks and excludes everyone else, including the underemployed and the long-term unemployed. What have they been doing since they fell off the radar?
Sales of newly built homes are still stumbling along at historically low levels, but builders claim they are beginning to see the light at the end of a very long tunnel. Sales may not be surging back, but in some of the better local economies, buyer interest is.
Insight on whether the recent economic data shows the U.S. economy is growing, with Lakshman Achuthan, Economic Cycle Research co-founder/chief operations officer, who says GDP growth peaked in Q3 in 2010 and fell by Q2 2011, and have flat-lined since then and the U.S. Coincidence index has fallen, which usually indicates a recession to follow.
The truggling department store chain missed earnings estimates, but it says it's taking steps to boost liquidity, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
The second largest U.S. discount retailer beat on both the top and bottom lines, while projecting full-year earnings that far exceeded the Street's estimates, with Colin McGranahan, analyst at Bernstein.
Discussing the suitcase-maker's new lightweight products and company outlook, with Timothy Parker, Samsonite CEO. Parker says airlines have worked to change the dimensions of carry-on luggage which has helped Samsonite's business.
Two deep discounters, Wal-Mart and Dollar Tree are underperforming. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports.
Terry Lundgren, Macy's president & CEO, discusses the impact of rising oil prices on consumer spending habits in 2012.
Steve Sadove, Saks chairman & CEO, discusses Saks' strong fourth quarter.
CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman have the numbers from January CPI, up .2 percent.
Home builder sentiment is at its highest level in nearly five years, and it's creating a battle over land. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details. Also, Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, provides his homebuilder stock picks.
Home builder confidence soars to a four year high, and refis go through the roof. What's fueling the optimism? CNBC's Diana Olick, has the details.
Insight on Kellogg's agreeing to buy Pringles from Procter & Gamble for $2.7 billion, with John Bryant, Kellogg CEO.
Discussing whether Apple can maintain higher margins for longer than what's currently anticipated, with Peter Misek, sr. tech analyst at Jefferies.
Good news from Greece, better jobs reports, and a stronger economy could combine to lead the markets higher, with Robert Froehlich, The Hartford, and Keith McCullough, CEO of Hedgeye Risk Management.
Insight on bond yields now, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Insight on why shares of Avis have been rallying, with Fred Lowrance, Avondale Partners.