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  • Renters gain confidence in housing  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Ten percent of renters want to buy a home in 2014, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Cashin eyes 10-year yield as Dow sheds 200 points  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    The markets are in a testing process, says Art Cashin of UBS, talking with CNBC's Bob Pisani about what's driving today's market decline.

  • New Amazon Prime fee makes shoppers do the math Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 12:11 PM ET
    An employee stacks items to be shipped at the Amazon fulfillment center in Phoenix.

    Amazon.com will raise the price of its Prime membership to $99 a year from $79. Should you bite?

  • PetSmart CEO on getting tech savvy  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    We're very much investing online and using technology to deepen the connection with our customers, says David Lenhardt, PetSmart CEO, discussing how his company is using technology to capitalize on the big growth in the pet products segment.

  • Amazon 'Prime' price increase modest: Pro  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 11:31 AM ET

    "Our guess is it's going to lead to extremely modest churn," says Mark Mahaney, RBC capital, lead Internet analyst, discussing how Amazon's Prime price hike will likely impact membership service and its growth in media.

  • The high end nightlife indicator  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Nightlife proprietor Scott Gerber, Gerber Group Principal and CEO, discusses the opening of his new rooftop bar at the Viceroy Hotel in New York City. Gerber also weighs in on spirits versus beer.

  • Kimco CEO: Consumer spending back on track  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 9:07 AM ET

    "I think the consumer is still spending," says David Henry, Kimco Realty vice-chairman & CEO, discussing retail headwinds and the state of American malls.

  • UK supermarkets caught in dangerous middle ground Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 8:36 AM ET

    The full extent of the problems facing the U.K.'s "big four" supermarket chains was underlined on Thursday, with a profit warning by WM Morrison.

  • Retail sales up a bit more than expected in Feb Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    A shopper takes bags of merchandise purchased at a Family Dollar Stores Inc. location in Mansfield, Texas.

    U.S. retail sales rose slightly more than expected in February, pointing to some strength in the economy after harsh weather abruptly slowed activity.

  • JC Penney turnaround faces a new big test Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 6:27 AM ET
    J.C. Penney store in Glendale, Calif.,  Aug. 16, 2013.

    J.C. Penney is about to undo the centerpiece of former Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson's failed vision to take the retailer upmarket.

  • Fast Money Final Trade: RSX, GNC, XLE, NEM  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 5:58 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: ATVI, PFE ,PHM  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Tyson caters to 'convenience seeking' millennials  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 4:27 PM ET

    Discussing consumer behavior as meat prices rise, with Tyson Foods CEO Donnie Smith. "We're backing off on portion size," he explains.

  • Tyson expects highest meat prices ever  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    Tyson Foods CEO Donnie Smith says meat demand is "still really good," but expects really high prices for beef and pork.

  • Target's breach takes a toll on sales  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    A report from Kantar Retail reveals 33 percent of U.S. households said they did shop at Target during January. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports this is the lowest response in 3 years.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil dropped to $97 on China concerns and a huge oil inventory build this week. Nat gas took a breath on warmer temperatures. And gold was up while copper was down again.

  • Shark Tank takes Talbott Teas to next level  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 2:57 PM ET

    Talbott Teas found success on "Shark Tank." Its founder Shane Talbott explains what makes his tea special, and how "Shark Tank" came just at the right time.

  • Time to temper your expectations  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 2:25 PM ET

    Where investors can make money in the stock market now, with Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds, and Matt McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel.

  • How Obamacare's making a $5.6 billion problem worse Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 2:23 PM ET

    Criminal attacks on health-care providers increased dramatically—up 100 percent since 2010. And Obamacare may make it worse, according to a new study.

  • Investors plan for a correction  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 2:22 PM ET

    TD Ameritrade's average client trades per day hit a record 501,000 in February. Joe Ready of Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement and Trust, provides insight.

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