Consumer Discretionary


  • Best media plays in second half  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management, and Jason Moser, The Motley Fool, discuss where they see opportunity in cable and media in the second half, and reveal which stocks are set to break out.

  • Second half media outlook  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a look what investors can expect from the media sector in the second half of the year.

  • Food prices + gas prices = Stressed consumers Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:22 PM ET

    Both food and gas prices are on the rise, and the link between them could cause more consumer headaches this summer.

  • Brutal drought to bring even higher food prices Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:07 PM ET
    File photo of a rancher inspecting a dead cow in Colorado.

    Consumers are paying more for food at the check-out stand. But prices could go even higher due to the drought hitting the Southwest.

  • ESPN crushes records with USA-Germany game Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 2:39 PM ET

    Although Germany may have won the game, and the U.S. may have advanced, ESPN came out as the winner of Thursday's big soccer match.

  • Bezos refuses to think small  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 2:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides insight to Amazon's one-day delivery service; and inside CNBC's upcoming documentary "Amazon Rising," with CNBC's David Faber.

  • West coast port strike looms  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 1:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports most don't believe a strike is likely from the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, or the Pacific Maritime Association, but retailers aren't taking chances.

  • Chicago craft beer takes to the skies with United Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:29 PM ET
    Goose Island's India Pale Ale is pictured with Budweiser beer on March 29, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.

    United Airlines will soon offer Goose Island Beer Company's 312 Urban Wheat Ale on worldwide flights and in its U.S. airport lounges.

  • Repairman wrecks millionaire's rare Ferrari Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:11 PM ET
    This rare $600,000 Ferrari was damaged in a crash on Interstate 95 in Stamford on Monday.

    A technician for a luxury car dealership wrecked an Enzo Ferrari, dealing significant damage to the rare car owned by a multimillionaire.

  • Nike higher on strong earnings  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:08 PM ET

    Discussing the competitiveness of Nike's stock against Under Armour, and how to play athletic stocks right now, with the FMHR traders.

  • Appetite for Michaels  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:05 PM ET

    Michaels spent nearly 8 years in private ownership before going public today. CNBC's Seema Mody provides insight to its IPO performance.

  • Peek's mobile focus  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 11:51 AM ET

    Ruzwana Bashir, Peek co-founder & CEO, discusses her digital hub that's a one-stop shop for booking activities, tours, and more. Bashir also comments on diversity in big tech.

  • Paying more $$$ in groceries? How restaurants gain Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:05 PM ET
    Customers wait in line to place their food order at the Five Guys Famous Burgers and Fries restaurant in Washington, DC.

    Grocery shoppers everywhere have been feeling pain at the checkout. But there could be a silver lining for the restaurant industry.

  • Winnebago rebound signals strengthening consumer Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Winnebago is riding the road to recovery, as more Americans are making big-ticket purchases.

  • Fullscreen: Future of media?  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 11:36 AM ET

    Fullscreen is a global network of channels and brands on the Internet. George Strompolos, Fullscreen CEO, discusses the company's business model and comments on recent acquisition interest from Yahoo.

  • Panera's $42 million upgrade  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at Panera Bread's high tech play to change the way fast food works.

  • Wal-Mart cuts prices on iPhone 5 models Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:34 PM ET
    Various smartphone devices are displayed for sale at a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. location in American Canyon, California.

    Starting Friday, the retailer will roll out a promotion cutting prices considerably on all of its iPhone 5 models, according to Engadget.

  • Second half retail outlook  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 9:48 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan outlines the biggest retail events to keep an eye for in the second half of the year.

  • Preparing for a meeting with Jeff Bezos  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 9:47 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew look ahead to CNBC's upcoming documentary "Amazon Rising," and just how demanding the company's CEO Jeff Bezos is of his management employees.

  • Where Nike is scoring  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 9:02 AM ET

    Discussing how Nike is growing their running sector and how much the World Cup is impacting sales, with Paul Swinand, Morningstar equity analyst.