American consumers pulled back in June but lower wage growth in China is helping margins, Jarden's executive chairman, Martin Franklin, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Tuesday.
Investors looking to preserve their purchasing power should avoid Treasurys and put their money in “real assets" such as stocks and real estate, Bill Gross, Pimco co-founder, told CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Monday.
It’s crazy not to own the regional banks right now, Dick Bove, an analyst at Rochdale Securities, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Monday.
With the bar set so low, technology companies had an easier time beating earnings expectations this week. But the focus now starts to shift toward the consumer.