• Luxury home prices rise

    Luxury homes remain a bright spot in the housing recovery, with CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • It's an Alibaba world

    Alibaba controls 80 percent of Chinese Internet sales, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • McDonald's not out of woods: Strategist

    R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar, digests McDonald's falling October sales, and the company's efforts in changing consumer perceptions of the brand. Charles Kantor of Neuberger Berman, weighs in.

  • GM October sales slightly higher

    General Motors is reporting higher sales in October, but shy of estimates, and Ford is reporting a decline for the month, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Holiday surveys out

    Holiday shopping forecasts are split. CNBC's Courtney Reagan discusses what consumers are telling holiday surveys about how they plan to spend their money this season.

  • Pending home sales miss

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports pending home sales for September were up just 0.3 percent.

  • A worker cleans Ford SUV's at Star Ford dealership in Glendale, California.

    Sales and profits from large SUVs are boosting companies such as General Motors and Ford.

  • Apple iTunes

    Sales for iTunes Store Music is down more than 13 percent, Dow Jones reports.

  • Weed, Inc.: The business of legal marijuana

    Medical marijuana, which is legal in 23 states and Washington, D.C., and recreational marijuana -- legal in Colorado and Washington State -- bring dispensaries and states healthy revenues, via taxes and fees. Watch a 90-second overview of the business of legal marijuana by the numbers.

  • Close look at August new home sales

    August new home sales rose 18 percent from July to 504,000 units. Units are still well below the peak in 2005, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • August new home sales jump

    August new home sales rose 18 percent to 504,000 units, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Diana Olick.

  • 2015 Mustang goes global

    Ford's Mustang is turning 50 this year and going global for the first time. Ford President of the Americas Joe Hinrichs, discusses the success of Ford's iconic brand, and the 2015 Mustang.

  • hot list: Death cross indicative of weakness?

    Allen Wastler, Managing Editor, says Jeff Cox's story on the so-called Death Cross in 10-Year bond yields a few months ago, and a slideshow predicting the top restaurants in 2020, are both really popular on the site right now. "Bar Rescue" host Jon Tagger, provides perspective.

  • HD's Menear: Smart homes & service

    Craig Menear, Home Depot U.S. retail President, discusses the development of smart home products and impact to his business, and whether its products will one day be delivered by drones.

  • HD's Menear addresses company's future

    Craig Menear, Home Depot U.S. retail President, shares his vision of the future for Home Depot.

  • Home Depot's next growth opportunity

    Craig Menear, Home Depot U.S. retail President, discusses the challenges with shipping large equipment to customers, and the evolution of the retail industry towards the customers' control.

  • Starbucks in Orlando, Florida with grass roof.

    Retailers are getting creative to try to jump-start the consumer. Here are 13 of the latest tactics. Brian Sozzi gives them the thumbs up or thumbs down.

  • How to play autos

    Discussing the best automaker and auto supplier stock to own, with Brian Johnson, Barclays Capital senior autos analyst.

  • July auto sales; Chrysler merger

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports July auto sales data is good, but not quite what was expected. Also, Fiat shareholders voted in favor of a merger with Chrysler.

  • Why Gilead isn't soaring

    Gilead Sciences reported Q2 EPS of $2.36 ex-items on revenue of $6.53 billion, with $3.48 billion sales of Sovaldi. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the highlights from the conference call.