Consumer Confidence


  • Tiffany Says High-End Demand Remains Intact     Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 10:10 AM ET

    Insight on why high-end retailer Tiffany says demand for luxury retail remains in tact, with Laura Champine, Collins Stewart senior retail analyst and CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Airlines & Soaring Oil Prices     Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 10:24 AM ET

    Discussing the rising cost of airfare, which is due in part to rising oil prices, and what airlines are doing to get more passengers on each plane, with Ben Baldanza, Spirit Airlines president/CEO.

  • Miami Real Estate: Boom or Bust?     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 4:28 PM ET

    Miami was one of the hardest hit by the housing market collapse. But its condo market now looks like it has gone from bust to boom, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Warm Winter, Spring Spending?     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 2:33 PM ET

    Discussing whether warmer weather is a swoon for business this spring, with Evan Gold, Planalytics.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Yields Testing Highs     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    The 10-Year and 30-Year yields are at their highest levels since October, with CNBC's Rick Santelli & Bob Pisani.

  • Homebuilders: Room to Run?     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 2:45 PM ET

    Homebuilders are on a tear this year, jumping nearly 30%, with Nishu Sood, Deutsche Bank, homebuilder analyst.

  • RE/MAX CEO on Housing 'Hopium'     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 2:10 PM ET

    Margaret Kelly, CEO of RE/MAX International, discusses fresh optimism out of the housing market.

  • Consumer Staples Rise in March     Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 1:45 PM ET

    Consumer staples get a bounce in March as investors become more defensive, with Timothy Ramey, D.A. Davidson & Co. sr. research analyst.

  • What Will the Fed Do?     Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 11:31 AM ET

    A preview of what investors can expect from the FOMC meeting today, the Fed's bond-buying program, and how it could impact your portfolio, with Robert Heller, former Federal Reserve governor, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Kelly Evans.

  • Is small business hiring? CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the numbers from February's National Federation of Independent Business survey, with Bill Dunkelberg, NFIB chief economist.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Monday, 12 Mar 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani & Eamon Javers discuss the market action.

  • The Bull Case Monday, 12 Mar 2012 | 11:28 AM ET

    Corn, energy and some industrial metals look particularly well positioned for gains in the year ahead, thanks to  tight inventory levels and potential supply shocks.

  • Nouriel Roubini's Bearish Signals     Friday, 9 Mar 2012 | 4:41 PM ET

    Nouriel Roubini, Roubini Global Economics chairman, explains why the economic recovery is at a "tipping point." He also issues a warning for the Chinese and U.S. economies.

  • Ulta Beauty CEO on Earnings     Friday, 9 Mar 2012 | 2:33 PM ET

    Chuck Rubin, Ulta Beauty president & CEO, discusses earnings and what's behind the stock's 36% surge so far this year.

  • How to Ride the Rally Now     Friday, 9 Mar 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, and Louise Cooper, BGC Partners, discuss what's driving the market rally now.

  • Coach CEO on Consumer Strength     Thursday, 8 Mar 2012 | 4:12 PM ET

    Lew Frankfort, chairman & CEO of Coach, discusses the health of the U.S. consumer, its men's line and selection of children's products.

  • Talking Numbers: Constructive Housing Outlook?     Thursday, 8 Mar 2012 | 3:28 PM ET

    Robin Mesch, Mesch Capital Management, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, discuss Bill Ackman's bullish outlook on housing and what the charts say about homebuilders now.

  • Skilled Worker Shortage     Thursday, 8 Mar 2012 | 2:29 PM ET

    Manufacturers say image of factory jobs hurts hiring, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • U.S. Household Wealth Rises     Thursday, 8 Mar 2012 | 1:04 PM ET

    American households appear a little more comfortable with their balance sheets now, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman & Kelly Evans.

  • Consumer Credit Surges in January     Wednesday, 7 Mar 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Consumer credit jumped 8.6% in January, the second largest gain since 2004, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.