Consumer Discretionary


  • Expedia CEO: Travel market expanding     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Dara Khosrowshahi, Expedia president & CEO, breaks down the company's earnings beat in part due to a rise in gross bookings. Khosrowshahi says the travel market is expanding and online growth allows more spending and investment.

  • Victoria's Secret PINK Model Sara Sampaio host PINK Nation Spring Break Beach Party on March 13, 2014 in Destin, Florida.

    Victoria’s Secret has lost a trademark battle with high-end U.K. shirt maker involving its "PINK" clothing line.

  • Ebola case in US: How will hospital handle it? Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 9:01 AM ET
    A picture taken on June 28, 2014 shows a member of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) putting on protective gear at the isolation ward of the Donka Hospital in Conakry, where people infected with the Ebola virus are being treated.

    A patient with the Ebola virus will be brought to the U.S. for treatment at a sophisticated isolation unit. NBC News reports.

  • US auto sales growth slowed in July Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 10:51 AM ET
    A worker installs tires on a 2014 Jeep Wrangler as it undergoes assembly at the Chrysler Toledo North Assembly Plant, May 7, 2014 in Toledo, Ohio.

    Gains in U.S. auto sales have been stronger than the overall economy since the recession.

  • Summer gas price hikes take a holiday Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    The average price of gas posted the largest July decline in six years, according to the latest survey by AAA. Here's why.

  • Tesla Motors earnings handily beat Street estimates Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 4:08 PM ET
    Elon Musk, co-founder and CEO of American electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors, poses with a Tesla during a visit to Amsterdam on January 31, 2014.

    The electric car maker posted second-quarter earnings per share of 11 cents, excluding items, compared to 20 cents a share a year ago.

  • New Target CEO has a 'rare combination' of skills Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 4:08 PM ET

    It's logical for retailers to extend their search outside of the retail industry, so long as they come from a business that's' "wired to consumers."

  • Main Street reacts to selloff     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 3:44 PM ET

    Entrepreneur Liz Hollingsworth; David Meyers, Common Man Investor LLC; and Ben Becker, University of Missouri MBA student, discuss today's selloff and share their investment strategies.

  • Cowabunga! Surf's up at Germany's Munich Airport Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 3:41 PM ET

    Passengers hanging out at Munich Airport in Germany can now hang 10 as well. Free surfing, with complimentary loaner surfboards and wetsuits, NBC.

  • Agenda for new Target CEO     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Discussing the resume for new Target CEO Brain Cornell and what he must do to help the company succeed, with Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors.

  • Under Armour's big bet on women     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank says his company is embracing not only the female athlete, but the athletic female, and is not scared of competition in the fitness apparel industry.

  • Retail survivors in 25 years     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 2:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the results from a survey over which retailers participants think will still be around in another 25 years.

  • Work from home? Watch out for hackers Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 12:15 PM ET

    The same remote access software that allows employees to work from home opens data up to hackers, Homeland Security said. NYT reports.

  • How millennials will shape retail in 25 years Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Just as the Great Depression shaped the spending habits of Americans who grew up during that era, experts predict millennials will be driven by deals.

  • Where are tomorrow's consumers? Not where you expect Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    As emerging market economies continue to raise incomes, multinational consumer product companies will find new customers in entirely new places.

  • Analyst with highest GoPro price target     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 12:15 PM ET

    Alex Guana, JMP Securities senior analyst, explains why his firm's expectations for GoPro are so high.

  • Shape of retail in 25 years     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan, takes a look at what the shopping experience will likely look like 25 years from now.

  • Noooo! Experts say $63 million Ferrari is a fake! Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:34 AM ET
    A replica 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO is on the market for $63 million.

    It could be the world's most expensive fake. A 1962 Ferrari GTO is being offered for $63 million on a German website.

  • Backoff! Feds warn stores about undetectable malware Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 10:47 AM ET

    The Department Of Homeland Security warned about the "Backoff" virus that can steal payment card information.

  • From molecular cocktails to smart restaurants Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 9:51 AM ET
    Baked rabbit with bacon.

    Anyone who dines out regularly can tell you restaurant trends come and go. CNBC.com presents a list of the latest fads, offered up by those in the know.