Sales of fishing supplies at Jarden are a good barometer of consumer health, founder Martin Franklin says.» Read More
Jarden CEO James E. Lillie, provides perspective on the state of the consumer, and discusses new brands at the company.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Americans' highest confidence in years will boost sales on Black Friday and beyond, says Martin Franklin, founder of consumer products powerhouse Jarden.
Hope Margala, Yankee Candle President and CEO, looks ahead to the holiday shopping season, and the outlook for sales. Margala explains what "Man Town" is.
No wonder they keep buying back so much stock, says "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer.
As the consumer prepares for the holidays, Jim Cramer sits down with the chairman of this company to take the consumer pulse.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Andrew unleashes a Twitter firestorm about noisy kids on flights. Ackman-Icahn are friends again. And so long Cantor. Find those stories and more on "Squawk Box" blog."
Discussing which retailers are winning, with Martin Franklin, Jarden Corp. executive chairman.
Discussing the health of Jarden's brands, with Martin Franklin, Jarden Corp. executive chairman. In regards to whether the company's portfolio is complete, Franklin says "we are always looking."
Martin Franklin, Jarden executive chairman, explains why consumers appear to be less stressed this year.
Diversity alone isn't a reason to invest in a stock, but companies dominated by alpha males and old white guys may end up costing shareholders.
Stock and bond investment ideas from hedge fund managers at the Absolute Return Symposium in New York.
The snowstorm moving through the Midwest and aiming at the Northeast this weekend shouldn't hurt holiday shopping too much, said the founder of Jarden.
Martin Franklin, executive chairman of Jarden, provides a look at the consumer-led recovery.
Filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan told CNBC about his ambitious higher learning project. We also look at the new Ford Mustang and the Ron Burgundy effect at Chrysler in Talking Squawk.
Investing is a bit like an Ellery Queen mystery. If you can follow the clues you should find what you're seeking - upside.
The mosaic of brands that make up this company make it a beautiful stock, said Cramer.
Robert Olstein of Olstein Funds explains why good companies looking at revenues, including Amazon, are "going to end badly."
Martin Franklin, Jarden executive chairman, says his company has been a very "disciplined acquirer." He discusses what kinds of businesses he looks at to acquire.