Consumer Discretionary


  • Lackluster December sales don't faze automakers Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 2:33 PM ET

    After ending 2013 with sales that were more of a whimper than their expected bang, automakers still believe American car buyers have plenty of enthusiasm.

  • Bob Derrington, Wunderlich Securities, and Matthew Boss, JPMorgan, reveal their top consumer discretionary stocks. Boss sees "choppiness" and headwinds ahead for retail in 2014.

  • GM attractive story: Pro     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 2:15 PM ET

    Morningstar's Dave Whiston explains why GM is his top auto stock pick for 2014.

  • December auto sales miss estimates     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 2:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports automakers are blaming winter weather for dismal December sales.

  • BlackBerry to Seacrest: We won't excuse your Typo Saturday, 4 Jan 2014 | 9:41 AM ET

    BlackBerry is filing suit against Typo Products to block the company from selling a keyboard identical to the smartphone maker's.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Erich Merkle, Ford Motor Company sales analyst, discuss the automaker's latest numbers and what likely caused sales to come up "soft" of expectations.

  • Flywheel CEO: We call it 'social fitness'     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 10:48 AM ET

    Flywheel is a boutique indoor cycling studio that integrates high energy and proprietary technology to help track your progress over time. Its co-founder and CEO, discusses how its classes provide a social outlet for customers.

  • Amtrak spokeswoman on modified schedule     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    How the winter storm has impacted train travel, with Amtrak spokeswoman Christina Leeds.

  • Coldest air of season on its way     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    A look at the snowy morning commute after a snowstorm hits Boston, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen. The Weather Channel's Maria LaRosa provides a forecast for the weekend.

  • Snowstorm brings travel delays     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore has the latest update on the first winter storm of 2014, as the snow moves out and frigid temperatures move in.

  • Automakers miss the mark, but there's good news Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 11:12 AM ET
    2014 Chrysler 300 SRT8

    The top four U.S. automakers missed December sales expectations, but 2013 will easily be the industry's best year since the recession.

  • Winter storm snarls air travel     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 8:05 AM ET

    Rob Maruster, JetBlue COO, has the update on airline travel as thousands of flights are cancelled due to the major winter storm sweeping the Midwest and East Coast. We have a 100 percent schedule reduction for all of New England, says Maruster.

  • Jamba's whole food blending plan: CEO     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 7:46 AM ET

    James White, Chairman, President & CEO of Jamba Juice, talks about his company's initiative to provide healthier food options for consumers and expand globally.

  • Warning signals for autos: Pro     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 7:37 AM ET

    Paul Ingrassia, Reuters, provide a preview of auto sales in 2014 as the weaken yen allows the Japanese to price more aggressively.

  • Auto sales accelerate into 2014     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    The major automakers are expected to roll out sales figures today. CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides a preview of the numbers and whether the momentum is likely to continue into the new year as the economy improves. Industry sales are expected to exceed 16 million, reports LeBeau.

  • Nordstrom leads retail web race: Expert     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 7:25 AM ET

    A look at which retailers are winning big on the web as many brick and mortar stores enter the e-commerce space, with Neely Tamminga, Piper Jaffray analyst. Nordstrom is the gold standard in the integration between technology and retail, Tamminga said.

  • Cheerios drops genetically modified ingredients Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    General Mills said it has stopped using genetically modified ingredients in its Cheerios as the U.S. branded foods manufacturer hopes the move will firm up customer loyalty.

  • CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi gets in the front seat as she takes a look at the recovery of the U.K.'s car industry.

  • Why you should bet on this delicious commodity     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 7:16 PM ET

    Avtar Sandhu, Senior Manager, Commodities at Phillip Futures, explains why he thinks the most bullish commodity for 2014 is cocoa.

  • Airport lets fliers reserve security time slot Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 6:55 AM ET

    Other airports are watching Montreal's program that lets travelers book access to the front of the security line.

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