Consumer Confidence


  • Dean Foods Gains Momentum     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 9:47 AM ET

    Shares of Dean Foods is up 25% since it was the biggest S&P 500 loser in 2012, with Farha Aslam, Stephens food & agribusiness research analyst.

  • Santelli: 'I Don't Trust Any Stress Test'     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 8:33 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli says it's "completely unknown" if U.S. financial institutions would be able to withstand a severe economic downturn in Europe.

  • Warmer Weather Hurting Winter Retail     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 6:50 AM ET

    The lack of a cold winter have hurt retailers trying to sell cold-weather apparel, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • The Roadmap: Sears, Italian Bonds & Oil     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 9:04 AM ET

    Squawk on the Street news team discuss Sears Holding's drop as it plans to close over 100 stores, Italy's successful debt auction, and Iran't threat and oil price moves.

  • Airline Industry View From Above     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 8:57 AM ET

    An outlook on where the airline industry is headed in the year to come and what strategies some airlines will use to stay competitive, with Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman/CEO.

  • Europe Impacting Stock Picking for 2012     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 7:16 AM ET

    "We are cautious in the first six months of 2012 - we are concerned about Europe - but the last six months could be okay," says Tom Forester, Forester Value Fund portfolio manager. Forester adds, unless central banks kick in, financials are difficult the first half.

  • Gift Card Spending to Increase     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 6:47 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details on why the gift card market is rebounding as economic conditions improve.

  • 2012 Election: It's the Economy     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 7:33 PM ET

    Will the improving economy be enough to keep President Obama in the White House come November? Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity, and Dean Baker, Ctr. for Economic & Policy Research, weigh in. Also, discussing whether the U.S. economy is doing better than people think, with Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors.

  • Santelli's Bond Report     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 3:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at the US 10-Year, and Bund 10-Year.

  • Santelli's Market Buzz     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 2:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the consumer confidence data is coming in strong and popping at an 8-month high.

  • Caffeine Prices Could Jump Next Year     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 10:19 AM ET

    The price of your morning cup of coffee could be higher in the new year. James Cordier, Optionstrader.com president explains why.

  • Durable Goods & Personal Income     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 8:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman explains why durable goods and personal income data is weaker than expected. Mario Gabelli & CNBC's Rick Santelli also weighs in.

  • Men, Procrastinators Hit Shopping Malls     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 8:20 AM ET

    Maureen Bausch, Mall of America executive VP, says that men and procrastinators are shopping as the Christmas holiday fast approaches.

  • Consumer Report     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 9:56 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports December's consumer sentiment number is 69.9.

  • The Roadmap: Yahoo Cutting Stake?     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 9:00 AM ET

    The Squawk on the Street team discusses global topics in their morning roadmap: a NY Times article saying the economy is being lifted by temporary factors and Yahoo's discussion to cut stake in Alibaba.

  • Asia Markets in 2012     Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 4:44 PM ET

    Sharing insight into the Shanghai Composite and what to expect for next year, with CNBC Asia's Karen Tso.

  • Steel Buzzkill, Gold Failing     Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | 12:21 PM ET

    Shares of Schnitzer Steel are getting slammed today after the company reported they expect Q1 results to be lower than outlook. Also, gold is hurting to hold onto early gains and US homebuilders confidence rose for the third consecutive month today. CNBC's Fast Money traders and Dan Dicker, Merblock president weigh in.

  • Christmas Shopping Goes Mobile     Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | 10:51 AM ET

    More people than ever are shopping and comparing prices with their smartphones using apps, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Retail's Naughty & Nice Stock Picks     Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | 6:41 AM ET

    Thomas Filandro, Susquehanna Financial Group, keeps track of which retailers have been "good" and "bad."

  • Rally Fades After Fitch Warning     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 3:38 PM ET

    Major averages are set to close negative for this week. Sharing perspective on how investors can restore confidence in the markets, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and Bruno Del Ama, Global X Funds CEO.