Consumer Discretionary


  • Pro defends GM: Two sides to every story     Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks with Kyle Bass, Hayman Capital Management managing partner, about his stake in General Motors and why he is still bullish on the beleaguered automaker. The public policy aspect is so difficult to contextualize and understand, Bass says.

  • Cramer: KO number raises bar for PEP     Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the soda market and break down Coca Cola's quarterly operating earnings which fell in line with Wall Street estimates.

  • Coca-Cola CEO: We're getting our momentum back Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 8:38 AM ET

    Coca-Cola reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue, as strong sales in China more than offset a drop in Europe and flat volumes in North America.

  • Pulitzers go to Guardian, Post for spying coverage Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 7:23 AM ET
    Pulitzer Prize Medallion

    The Guardian US and Washington Post were awarded the Pulitzer prize for coverage of secret surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency.

  • WPP CEO: Evolution of advertising     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 4:48 PM ET

    Martin Sorrell, WPP CEO, discusses how Google, Buzzfeed and other companies are disrupting the advertising business.

  • Teen entrepreneur launches wholesome bra line Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 3:46 PM ET
    Yellowberry bras

    A high school senior from Jackson Hole, Wyo., founded a wholesome underwear company called Yellowberry, which is getting a boost from Kickstarter.

  • T-Mobile CEO: No fees for exceeding data use Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 3:46 PM ET
    T-Mobile CEO John Legere

    T-Mobile CEO John Legere is starting a crusade against penalties charged to customers when exceeding data limits, NBC reports.

  • Shaquille O'Neal, businessman     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    NBA basketball superstar Shaquille O'Neal reveals how Magic Johnson influenced his business empire and discusses his new Shaquille O'Neal Collection of men's wear.

  • Auto recalls on pace for record year     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Discussing how recalls are impacting the auto sector and potentially scaring off new car buyers, with Lauren Fix, The Car Coach automotive expert, and Eric Ibara Kelley Blue Book senior analyst.

  • Have to be an omni-channel retailer: Pro     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 2:00 PM ET

    Discussing retail sales posting their biggest gain in a year and a half, with CNBC contributor Jan Kniffen and CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Relativity takes on Disney with Maker Studios bid Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 1:50 PM ET
    Relativity Media's Ryan Kavanaugh arrives at the Oscars at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 24, 2013.

    Relativity Media has offered up to $1.1 billion to buy Maker Studios, whose shareholders are scheduled to vote Tuesday on a bid by Disney.

  • Retail vet: This is retail's huge problem Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 1:44 PM ET
    An employee rings up a customer at the Macy's flagship store in New York.

    It's now-or-never when it comes to whether pent-up demand can help the struggling retail sector, a J.C. Penney board member told CNBC on Monday.

  • GM heads of communications & human resources out Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    General Motors announced on Monday that its heads of human resources and communications are leaving the company "to pursue other interests."

  • Wal-Mart takes on the Chinese government Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 10:52 AM ET

    After being fined more than $9.8 billion in the last three years, Wal-Mart is speaking out against the Chinese government, according to a report.

  • Airbnb working on plan to pay New York hotel taxes Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 10:43 AM ET
    Airbnb app on an iPhone and iPad.

    The peer-to-peer home rental company hopes to start collecting New York hotel taxes by July 1.

  • Retailer concerned, more promotional: Pro     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Former Saks chairman & CEO Steve Sadove, discusses the pressure on the retail sector and the confidence of the consumer.

  • Priceline CEO: Focus on organic growth     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 10:13 AM ET

    Priceline Group president and CEO Darren Huston, discusses the global business of Priceline and the company's plans for international growth.

  • Market already adjusted to QE wrap-up: Pro     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    Dissecting the underlying strength of the economy, and what a 1.1 percent rise in March retail sales says about the effectiveness of the Fed's monetary policy, with Krishna Guha, ISI vice chairman.

  • March retail sales up 1.1%     Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports March "very firm" retail sales were better than expectations.

  • Hedge fund manager dodges subway fare—for 5 years! Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 7:25 AM ET

    A high-flying executive managed to dodge paying the full fare on his daily commute for five years and paid back £43,000 ($72,000) he owed.