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  • WASHINGTON— Americans increased their spending on autos, furniture, clothing and building materials in March, lifting retail sales for the first time in four months. Retail sales jumped 0.9 percent last month, after declining 0.5 percent in February, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. At the same time, gas has tumbled to $2.39 a gallon, a $1.30 cheaper than a...

  • Economic road ahead   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 8:32 AM ET
    Economic road ahead

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the latest economic data on producer prices and retail sales.

  • U.S. retail sales rebound, post largest gain in a year Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 8:30 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, April 14- U.S. retail sales rose in March for the first time since late last year as consumers bought automobiles and other goods, bolstering views that a sharp slowdown in economic growth in the first quarter was temporary. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday retail sales increased 0.9 percent. That was the largest gain since March last year and...

  • March PPI up 0.2%, retail sales up 0.9%   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    March PPI up 0.2%, retail sales up 0.9%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on last month's producer prices and retail sales.

  • Ahead of the Bell: US retail sales Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 6:47 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— The Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March on Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. Eastern. Despite the month-over-month increase, gas costing $2.39 a gallon is almost a $1.30 cheaper than prices a year ago, according to AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge. That should translate into $700 of gasoline savings compared with last year, according to government...

  • Poundland sales pass £1 bn mark for first time Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 2:35 AM ET

    Poundland sales took annual revenue over the £1 billion ($1.5 billion) mark for the first time.

  • Italian pizzerias are butting heads with McDonald’s over an advert that shows a child spurning a Neapolitan pizza slice in favor of a Happy Meal.

  • US earnings growth to fall 3.2% in Q1: Analyst   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 6:35 PM ET
    US earnings growth to fall 3.2% in Q1: Analyst

    Lindsey Bell, senior analyst at S&P Capital IQ, expects the upcoming U.S. earnings season to see "anemic growth", especially in energy and materials sectors.

  • Business events scheduled for Tuesday Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 1:46 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for March, 8:30 a.m. Eastern time. WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March, 8:30 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases business inventories for February, 10 a.m..

  • Big retail vs. NY Attorney General   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 1:01 PM ET
    Big retail vs. NY Attorney General

    The nation's biggest retailers are under fire over their staffing practices. CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the story. Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises CEO, provides perspective.

  • Battle for the female athlete   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 12:26 PM ET
    Battle for the female athlete

    The FMHR traders debate the best women's athletic apparel play between Nike, Under Armour and Lululemon.

  • Markets shrug off poor Chinese export data   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 5:40 AM ET
    Markets shrug off poor Chinese export data

    Chinese markets have shrugged off a sharp slowdown in the country's exports, amid hopes that the weak data will prompt further monetary stimulus from Beijing. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.

  • What is the market watching?   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 12:00 AM ET
    What is the market watching?

    CNBC's Patti Domm discusses market's focus on retails sales and expectations.

  • What will earnings tell us?   Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 5:45 PM ET
    What will earnings tell us?

    Several dozen companies are to report earnings next week, CNBC's Patti Domm discusses what we should expect.

  • Week that was: GE gets smaller   Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 4:01 PM ET
    Week that was: GE gets smaller

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. Royal Dutch Shell goes LNG, GE gets smaller, and Fast & Furious 7 is a blockbuster.

  • Fast Retailing has 'demanding valuations': Pro   Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 8:33 PM ET
    Fast Retailing has

    William Ma, deputy chief investment officer of Gottex Fund Management, says the stock has "demanding valuations" and is no longer a "Japan story" with majority of its sales coming from outside Japan.

  • Why Warren Buffett is wrong on car-dealer model Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 6:53 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett said the car-dealership model isn't going to change anytime soon. Here's why he's wrong, says auto-industry consultant Daron Gifford.

  • Business events scheduled for the coming week Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for March, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for February, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Federal Reserve releases industrial production for March, 9:15 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.;...

  • Ultimo's founder: The business of bras   Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 11:40 AM ET
    Ultimo's founder: The business of bras

    After being made redundant at 24, Michelle Mone, founder of Ultimo, talks about the underwear business, her new book and her tips on launching a business.

  • Retailers facing headwings   Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 10:12 AM ET
    Retailers facing headwings

    Ike Boruchow, Sterne Agee, gives his perspective on retail earnings and spending.