U.S. consumer sentiment rose in August, while an index of current economic conditions hit its highest since July 2007.» Read More
The parts of the emerging markets that will continue to outperform, with Tim Seymour, Seygem Asset Management.
Bonds will continue their selloff, says Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services and CNBC's Rick Santelli. "People are pricing in more volatility," says Iuorio.
Mark Luschini, Janney Montgomery Scott, and Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management, discuss whether recent market optimism is justified.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the numbers on the RBC consumer index, with Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets U.S. chief economist.
Fred Tomczyk, TD Ameritrade president & CEO, discusses the outlook on retail trades and investor sentiment.
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.
The main ingredient to the economic recovery, aside from stabilization in housing, is a healthy increase in incomes.
How to trade the markets now coming into the close, with Chris Hyzy, U.S. Trust Chief Investment Officer.
Weighing in on broader market indexes and how they are impacted by housing economic data and Europe, with Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management
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 retreated in January after two straight months of big gains, a private research group said Tuesday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the January PMI data, which is down to 60.2 versus 62.2 in December.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the numbers from University of Michigan's consumer sentiment in January.
J.C. Penney shares are helping to lift consumer discretionary spending to all-time high, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Companies are repurchasing shares at levels not seen since before the financial crisis, but most buybacks don’t pay off for shareholders, a new report says.
J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson, fresh from his time at Apple, unveils the company's new look. CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a closer look at the company's bold new strategy.
Lew Frankfort, Coach Chairman & CEO, discusses earnings and whether the consumer is showing strength.
Americans are cutting their debt faster than others and could already be halfway through the deleveraging process, setting the stage for the nation’s economic recovery, says a new report from McKinsey Global Institute.
Apple will report earnings after tomorrow's closing bell. Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities sr. analyst, weighs in on Tim Cook: "He's not Steve Jobs, but nobody is."
Target fights show-rooming by shoppers, and demands exclusivity from vendors, while Wall Street awaits another turnaround plan from JC Penney. Stacy Widlitz, CNBC contributor, weighs in.