Trends & Fads


  • Huge option activity on VIP  Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 12:14 PM ET

    FMHR trader Pete Najarian explains the unusual options activity in shares of Hillshire Brands and Vimplecom. Stephanie Link explains why she would sell Tyson.

  • Motif Investing eyes June trends  Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 12:25 PM ET

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing co-founder and CEO, joins FMHR to share the latest and greatest trends for the month, including the Chinese internet space.

  • The nostalgic history of TBT  Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Liz Gannes, Re/code senior editor, discusses the origins of the social media phenomenon, "Throwback Thursday." To date 250 million Instagram photos have been tagged #TBT or # throwbackthursday.

  • What we know about Alibaba's IPO  Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    Alibaba's IPO filing says it is planning to raise $1 billion. CNBC's Kayla Tausche explains why investors are salivating already.

  • Alibaba feels like comet headed for Nasdaq: Trader  Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders share their expectations for Alibaba's IPO, and whether the company is sustainable.

  • Wall Street's largest IPO  Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton provides insight into how Yahoo may benefit from Alibaba's IPO.

  • Blog me big money  Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 6:52 AM ET

    Elisa Camahort Page, BlogHer co-founder and CEO, discusses how she was able to make her mark on the web and help people get paid for their work.

  • Food companies navigating costs  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    Discussing top consumer product and food stock picks as companies navigate weather and higher costs, with David Palmer and Nik Modi of RBC Capital Markets.

  • Companies face weather & food costs  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports from the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail conference on Petsmart's weather troubles, and Texas Roadhouse facing higher beef prices.

  • Retail comeback stocks  Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 2:09 PM ET

    Barnes and Noble and Rite Aid are among the retail stocks with the best returns to date. Jan Kniffen of J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises CEO, provides perspective.

  • 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.

  • Cubicle neighbors you don’t want to sit next to Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:18 PM ET

    You can pick your friends, but you can’t pick your office neighbor. Here are some types of cubicle dwellers you hope you won't sit next to.

  • Apple might consider subscription model: Pro  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 2:16 PM ET

    There are reports Apple is asking record companies for more exclusive releases. Arik Hesseldahl, Re/code senior editor, discusses the tech giant's competition with Spotify.

  • Mall of America to double its size  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    The Mall of America in Minnesota plans to get bigger and better. Maureen Bausch, Mall of America executive VP of business development, provides insight into the planned construction.

  • 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.

  • J. Crew in preliminary talks to be sold: WSJ  Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 4:19 PM ET

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting on preliminary talks between J.Crew and Japan's Fast Retailing, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • JC Penney 'getting better': Kniffen  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 2:02 PM ET

    How far is JC Penney away from its solvency? Jan Kniffen and CNBC's Courtney Reagan, share their opinions.

  • Wannabe a hipster? Get a facial hair transplant Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 10:34 AM ET

    Facial hair transplants appear to be a growing trend in New York, where more and more men want to adopt the hipster look. But the surgery is not cheap.

  • Godiva CEO: Dark chocolate on fire  Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 10:26 AM ET

    "Chocolate is more popular than ever," explains Godiva CEO Jim Goldman, in discussing just how popular Valentine's Day is for his stores. He discusses high cocoa prices right now.

  • Kraft: US not creating jobs like we should  Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 8:54 AM ET

    Bob Kraft, CEO of the Kraft Group, as well as NFL Broadcast chairman and owner of the New England Patriots, sharing his views on unemployment and economic growth. "A lot of people have left the labor force, and they're our fans," he said.