Consumer Electronics


  • Hollywood Needs a Blockbuster     Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 11:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports U.S. box office theaters earned more than $500M less than 2012 and attendance dropped more than 5%.

  • TV Bargains as Prices Plummet     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 11:50 AM ET

    Discussing extreme deflations in the the television market, with Molly Wood, Cnet.com executive editor. "I think manufacturers have a pretty good opportunity now if they can make some content deals," she says.

  • Tuning In to TV Stocks     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on the winners and losers of the television industry, with David Garrity, GVA Research LLC and Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities.

  • Software Predictions for 2012     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 2:44 PM ET

    Where are software stocks headed in 2012? Sharing insight, with Richard Davis, Canaccord Genuity software analyst and managing director.

  • Week After Christmas Retail Boost?     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 1:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on after Christmas retail sales, one of the most important sale periods of the year.

  • iPad3 Release for Steve Jobs' Birthday     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Apple's release of the new and improved iPad3 set for February 24th, 2012.

  • Why Are TV's So Cheap?     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 2:51 PM ET

    How can television retailers make any money since slower traffic has pressured them to lower prices? Dan Ackerman, CNET.com senior editor and Alan Rifkin, Barclays Capital U.S. retail hardlines analyst, weigh in.

  • Promising Retail: Wholesale & Luxury     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 1:36 PM ET

    Breaking down the trends in the retail space, with Chris Christopher, IHS senior principal economist.

  • Game Stock: The Ideal Gift?     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    FMHR traders discuss today's news including positive ratings on all the major indices and whether the domestic economic boom is 'real.' Also, a war between Electronic Arts and Activision heats up into the holiday shopping season and Edward Williams, BMO Capital Markets analyst, shares advice for not just investing in the games, but the stocks, too.

  • This Year's Top Tech Gadgets!     Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 1:54 PM ET

    CNBC's Natali Morris shows and discusses the details of hot gadgets selling this holiday season, including the Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook, and the LG Nitro android phone.

  • Sony's 'Star Trek' Video Goggles     Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 8:11 AM ET

    Sony Chairman and CEO Howard Stringer brings a new gadget to his Squawk Box interview.

  • Play With Toy Stocks     Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | 12:40 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on why investors should be buying into toy stocks, with Gregory Badishkanian, Citigroup analyst.

  • Faber Report: Rutledge Resigns     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 9:37 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber shares the details on the dip in shares of Outgoing Cablevision since the resignation of the company's COO, Tom Rutledge.

  • Chances of a Research In Motion Turnaround Slim: Analyst Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 12:56 PM ET

    As Blackberry maker Research In Motion gears up to release its fiscal third-quarter earnings, pressure is rising on the telecommunications company to deliver. Mike Abramsky, managing director and software and wireless research analyst at RBC Capital Markets, weighed in.

  • Best Buy's efforts to boost sales — particularly on Black Friday — by deep discounting took a heavy toll on gross profit margins, resulting in the retailer missing quarterly earnings estimates, Brian Nagel, senior research analyst at Oppenheimer & Co., told CNBC Tuesday.

  • NTSB Wants Devices Out of Car     Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 3:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on a recent investigation into the cause of a major accident in St. Louis last year that killed 2 people and injured 38 others. It led the National Transportation Safety Board to issue a recommendation today calling for a nationwide ban on the use of electronic devices while driving.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on two developing transportation stories: the NTSB recommending a ban on all electronic devices in automobiles, and Southwest Airlines placing a $19B order for 208 737 MAXjets; the largest order in Boeing's history.

  • Why The Fed Meeting Matters     Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 12:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman explains why traders should really pay attention to today's Fed meeting, and what investors can expect from the Fed now that the economy has strengthened since the last meeting.

  • Did Black Friday Save Best Buy's Earnings? Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 12:58 PM ET
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    Best Buy may have been one of the biggest winners on Black Friday, but the shopping frenzy on Thanksgiving weekend probably didn't fix the company's core issues as it tries to shake its image as Amazon's showroom.

  • Media: Social Media Goes Public Thursday, 1 Dec 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    Consumers embrace cloud computing, a new battle over digital content, TV and the Intranet merge, and traditional publishing makes a comeback.