Consumer Confidence


  • Kellogg CEO on Pringles Offer     Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 9:15 AM ET

    Insight on Kellogg's agreeing to buy Pringles from Procter & Gamble for $2.7 billion, with John Bryant, Kellogg CEO.

  • Apple Hits Another All-Time High     Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012 | 12:57 PM ET

    Discussing whether Apple can maintain higher margins for longer than what's currently anticipated, with Peter Misek, sr. tech analyst at Jefferies.

  • Dow's March to 14,000     Monday, 13 Feb 2012 | 7:14 PM ET

    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.

  • Santelli's Morning Bond Update     Monday, 13 Feb 2012 | 9:15 AM ET

    Insight on bond yields now, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Avis Zooms Ahead     Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 10:16 AM ET

    Insight on why shares of Avis have been rallying, with Fred Lowrance, Avondale Partners.

  • Top 10 Turnaround Towns Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 3:37 PM ET
    Just a few years ago, when foreclosures were coming fast and furious, some cities experienced more than their fair share of the pain. It stood to reason that the harder hit a city was, the less likely it was to make a hasty recovery. However, according to  the official site of the National Association of Realtors, some of the cities whose housing markets bore the brunt of the foreclosures are now leading the way toward recovery.Using data from Realtor.com, CNBC.com ranks the cities with the most

    When foreclosures were fast and furious, some cities experienced more than their share of the pain. Check out which American cities made this year’s list of the top 10 turnaround towns.

  • Can High End Consumer Fuel Luxury Boom?     Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012 | 12:19 PM ET

    Ralph Lauren is gaining momentum in handbags and footwear, says Michael Binetti, UBS analyst.

  • Emerging Markets Retail Trade     Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 10:17 AM ET

    The parts of the emerging markets that will continue to outperform, with Tim Seymour, Seygem Asset Management.

  • Bond Selloff as Traders Price in Volatility     Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 3:07 PM ET

    Bonds will continue their selloff, says Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services and CNBC's Rick Santelli. "People are pricing in more volatility," says Iuorio.

  • Market Rally for Real?     Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 2:06 PM ET

    Mark Luschini, Janney Montgomery Scott, and Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management, discuss whether recent market optimism is justified.

  • Shaking Off the Winter Blues?     Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 2:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the numbers on the RBC consumer index, with Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets U.S. chief economist.

  • Pulse of the Retail Investor     Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 2:05 PM ET

    Fred Tomczyk, TD Ameritrade president & CEO, discusses the outlook on retail trades and investor sentiment.

  • Consumer Confidence Still Shaky     Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 8:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details on new data out on the consumer. The RBC survey shows consumers outlook is still well below the recessionary levels.

  • Farr: Reading the Tea Leaves Wednesday, 1 Feb 2012 | 5:17 PM ET

    The main ingredient to the economic recovery, aside from stabilization in housing, is a healthy increase in incomes.

  • Closing Countdown: Top Sector Plays     Wednesday, 1 Feb 2012 | 3:58 PM ET

    How to trade the markets now coming into the close, with Chris Hyzy, U.S. Trust Chief Investment Officer.

  • Traders Watch Europe & Economic Data     Wednesday, 1 Feb 2012 | 6:43 AM ET

    Weighing in on broader market indexes and how they are impacted by housing economic data and Europe, with Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management

  • Will a Falling US Dollar End the Market Rally?     Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 7:17 PM ET

    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 Falls Short of Forecast in January Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 10:15 AM ET
    Woman shopping for clothing

    Consumer confidence retreated in January after two straight months of big gains, a private research group said Tuesday.

  • January Chicago PMI Data Down     Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 9:48 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the January PMI data, which is down to 60.2 versus 62.2 in December.

  • January Consumer Sentiment     Friday, 27 Jan 2012 | 9:56 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the numbers from University of Michigan's consumer sentiment in January.