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  • Stock Pops & Drops: FEYE, FL, ANR & PAY  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 5:15 PM ET

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

  • CNBC's Robert Frank, along with investment manager Michael Farr and private investor Evan Newmark, explore strategies for those too nervous to get into the stock market.

  • On your mark! New rival in sports apparel race Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 4:11 PM ET
    Urban Outfitters' Without Walls collection

    Urban Outfitters began its rollout into the red-hot athletic apparel market earlier this month, bringing new competition to Lululemon and Athleta.

  • US consumer credit rises $13.7 billion Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 3:07 PM ET
    A man uses a credit card to pay for gas in Miami, Florida.

    Consumers increased their borrowing in January on autos and student loans but cut back on their credit card use.

  • The Week Ahead: Daylight savings time  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. Traders are still looking at the weather and Ukraine. Business inventories may grow, and the Labor Department will issue a report on just how many jobs were open.

  • Raise the gas tax?  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 2:52 PM ET

    The case for raising the gas tax, with Carl Davis, Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, and Chris Edwards, CATO Institute director of tax policy studies.

  • LaHood: Need to raise gas tax  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 2:50 PM ET

    Former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood discusses the highway trust fund, and why the gas tax needs to be raised.

  • The outdated gas tax  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 2:47 PM ET

    Federal gas tax is currently $0.18 per gallon. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports this tax has not been raised since 1993.

  • Food picks: WhiteWave & Mead Johnson  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 2:19 PM ET

    Which food stocks are attractive as food prices rise? John Baumgartner of Wells Fargo Securities has 2 picks.

  • Food costs surge YTD  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    Nicholas Colas, ConvergEX Group chief market strategist, predicts food inflation is here to stay for "at least the next 2-3 years."

  • Santelli: Euro currency breaking out  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • Winners and losers in $9 billion Safeway deal Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 1:33 PM ET
    Customers leave a Safeway store on March 5, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

    Cerberus struck a $9 billion-plus deal to buy grocery giant Safeway—a tie-up that should be a win for the consumer.

  • Avoiding Target stores? You're not the only one Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 12:08 PM ET

    Not only are Target's sales taking a hit in the aftermath of its data breach: fewer people are going there in the first place.

  • Cashin says: Goldilocks jobs number  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the surprising jobs number and its impact on the markets. The lingering concern over winter weather may not be over yet, though, he says, because there's a storm coming up the coast.

  • Coupons.com CEO: We're not the same as Groupon  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Coupons.com CEO Steven Boal provides insight on the timing of its IPO, as well as what distinguishes his company from its competitors like Groupon.

  • Fast Money Final Trade: EWY, AMD, PLCE & WWE  Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 5:58 PM ET

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

  • Stock Pops & Drops: NM, SINA, LO & JOY  Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

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

  • The 'perfect bacon bowl'  Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 4:56 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells met the man who invented the "Perfect Bacon Bowl." Creator Thom Jensen tells Jane when he expects to profit from the product.

  • Trouble spots for retail  Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 3:18 PM ET

    Discussing which retailers are experiencing weaker sales amid bad winter weather, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan, and Evan Gold, Planalytics.

  • Retailers blame margin pressure  Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Many retailers are indicating a pick-up in sales in recent weeks, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

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