Economic Reports Consumer Confidence

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 17- U.S. consumer sentiment fell to an 11- month low in early August, with households expressing concerns about the rising cost of living, potentially signaling a slowdown in consumer spending. The University of Michigan on Friday said its consumer sentiment index fell to a reading of 95.3 early this month, the weakest since September 2017, from...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 17- U.S. consumer sentiment fell to an 11- month low in early August, with households expressing concerns about the rising cost of living, potentially signaling a slowdown in consumer spending. The University of Michigan on Friday said its consumer sentiment index fell to a reading of 95.3 early this month, the weakest since September 2017, from...

  • When wages are increased, more spending in stores, says Telsey Advisory Group CEO

    Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO and chief research officer, joins the 'Squawk Box' team to weigh in on retail earnings and the demand in the industry.

  • Futures Now, August 14, 2018

    Discussing the Turkey risk to the markets, the moves in the U.S. dollar and the bitcoin bloodbath, with Wells Fargo Securities' Chris Harvey alongside CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the "Futures Now" traders Scott Nations and Bob Iaccino.

  • Cramer says index fund buying and buybacks are creating a 'stock shortage'

    Jim Cramer attributes the market's rally to the confluence of two drivers: increased index fund investing and corporate share buybacks.

  • Buybacks, index fund buying creating a 'stock shortage'

    Jim Cramer attributes the market's rally to the confluence of two drivers: increased index fund investing and corporate share buybacks.

  • Traders pass in front of an American flag displayed outside of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Jim Cramer attributes the market's rally to the confluence of two drivers: increased index fund investing and corporate share buybacks.

  • Rebound in confidence: Can it continue? Conference Board CEO says it's short-term

    Steve Odland of The Conference Board joins the 'Power Lunch' team to discuss how consumer confidence is being impacted by trade talks, the U.S. economy, and job seekers.

  • Futures Now, July 26, 2018

    Discussing Facebook's drag on the Nasdaq, the commodity conundrum and the rally in soybeans with Bank of American Merrill Lynch's Paul Ciana alongside CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and "Futures Now" traders Brian Stutland and Scott Nations.

  • Futures Now, July 24, 2018

    Discussing the risks of rising interest rates, the rally in stocks and the outlook for bitcoin with Bleakly Advisory Group's Peter Boockvar and Fundstrat's Tom Lee alongside CNBC's Eric Chemi and the "Futures Now" traders.

  • Futures Now, July 19, 2018

    Discussing the state of safety trades, gold prices and bitcoin with Mayflower's Larry Glazer; VanEck's Gabor Gurbacs; CNBC's Eric Chemi and the "Futures Now" traders.

  • Shoppers check out at a Target store in Falls Church, Virginia.

    Consumer sentiment was expected to grow in the final reading of June.

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- U.S consumer confidence ebbed in June, with households a bit pessimistic about their short-term income prospects, suggesting that an apparent acceleration in economic growth in the second quarter was unlikely to be sustained. "Those storm clouds on the horizon from the trade wars may be starting to affect consumer confidence negatively...

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- U.S consumer confidence ebbed in June, with households a bit pessimistic about their short-term income prospects, potentially signaling a slowdown in economic activity later this year. "While expectations remain high by historical standards, the modest curtailment in optimism suggests that consumers do not foresee the economy gaining...

  • A shopper checks on merchandise at the J.C. Penney department store in North Riverside, Illinois.

    Consumer confidence decreased in June.

  • Futures Now, June 19, 2018

    Discussing the trades in today's trade-related sell-off, bitcoin and gold with Phil Orlando, Federated Investors; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis, and the "Futures Now" traders.

  • A woman carries a Victoria's Secret shopping bag as she walks through a retail area known as the 'Magnificent Mile' in Chicago, Illinois.

    Consumer sentiment jumped in the beginning of June, moving opposite of expectations and heading back toward levels seen earlier this year.

  • Futures Now: EXTRA SEGMENT 3

    Fast Money trader Brian Kelly on key levels for bitcoin. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Jim Iuorio at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the NYMEX.

  • WASHINGTON, May 29- Consumer confidence rebounded in May, but households were a bit pessimistic about their short-term income prospects even as they expected strong job growth to persist, which could restrain consumer spending. "If consumers don't step up their spending... then the growth outlook this year may disappoint on the weak side," said Chris Rupkey chief...

  • A Shopper inside a BJ's Wholesale Club store in Falls Church, Virginia.

    American consumers were feeling more a bit more optimistic in May following a slight decline in confidence in April.