While analysts' bullish attitudes were aimed at the same sector, they gave differing opinions on where consumers' dollars are headed.
While the U.S. economy appears to be on "decent footing," Leon Cooperman says that he sees a couple of drags to a real recovery.
Imagine the following help wanted ad. "Now Hiring: Candidate wanted to take a $1 million trip around the world—for free."
Criminal attacks on health-care providers increased dramatically—up 100 percent since 2010. And Obamacare may make it worse, according to a new study.
Cascading copper prices have multiple root causes that lead to one conclusion: The anticipated global economic recovery may not be all it's cracked up to be.
Ron Insana is seeing very concrete signs of economic improvement around the US — and that's good news for the market.
Herbalife shares dropped sharply after trading resumed following news that the FTC opened a formal investigation into the company.
Construction material costs have been rising so fast it's hard to keep pace, Mohawk CEO Jeffrey Lorberbaum tells CNBC.
U.S. and European negotiators open a fourth round of high-stakes trade talks this week, and there are lots of disagreements.
The Russian president's hold on the Crimean peninsula in Ukraine could pose a serious energy risk to Europe, oilman T. Boone Pickens says.
As the population ages, younger baby boomers are starting small enterprises in such fields as massage therapy, senior fitness training and nutrition. The NYT reports.
Two buildings collapsed in NYC Wednesday after a gas leak explosion that rattled surrounding buildings and shattered windows, killing two and injuring more than 20.
The use of GPS trackers on the elderly - especially those with dementia - looks set to boom, and could even save the state money.
A new study shows the average household in 24 of America's 25 largest metropolitan areas cannot afford to pay for the average priced new car or truck.
The decline in President Obama's popularity has heightened the vulnerability of his fellow Democrats in this fall's congressional elections.
Germany should have left the euro zone to relieve pressure on its indebted counterparts, according to billionaire investor George Soros.
President Obama this week will direct the Labor Department to revamp its regulations to require overtime pay for millions of workers.
Singapore has joined a club of countries experiencing extreme weather. A prolonged dry spell in the city-state is also being accompanied by a haze.
China’s first corporate debt default in at least 17 years has sparked fear that China’s ‘Lehman’s moment’ is fast approaching.
The search for missing a Malaysia Airlines plane entered day five on Wednesday, with focus on reports that the jet may have deviated from its course.