NEW YORK (Reuters) - Consumer sentiment rebounded in early May to the highest level in nearly six years, an encouraging sign after recent data that has suggested economic growth is cooling. Full story
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Consumer sentiment rebounded in early May to the highest level in nearly six years as Americans felt better about their financial and economic prospects, particularly among upper-income households, a survey released on Friday showed. Full story
LONDON (Reuters) - Global consumer confidence rose in the first quarter, with a marked increase in sentiment in the United States, Japan and northern Europe, a survey showed on Wednesday. Full story
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's household spending surged in March at the fastest pace in nine years in a sign that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's bold efforts to end two decades of stagnation are lifting consumer confidence and setting the stage for an economic revival. Full story
Jon Moeller, CFO of Procter & Gamble, discusses his company's earnings, and provides insight on consumer sentiment and business overseas.
Retail sales are down, and consumer sentiment is at a 9-month low. Is the consumer collapsing? Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank, and Peter Kenny, Knight Equities, provide perspective.
Marianne Lake, CFO at JPMorgan, discusses what is driving earnings, the state of consumer confidence, where she sees interest rates heading and regulation requirements.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on consumer sentiment and housing.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. New housing data coming next week in addition to consumer sentiment. Is it still on the rise? Also, eyes around the world will focus on Cypress.
A Maitre Chocolatier prepares a chocolate before the company's annual news conference in Kilchberg near Zurich March 15, 2013. Lindt & Spruengli said it was confident people would keep buying its sweet treats this year despite weak consumer sentiment in its key market, Europe. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
Ernst Tanner CEO of Swiss chocolatier Lindt & Spruengli and a Maitre Chocolatier pose behind a pot of liquid chocolate before the annual news conference in Kilchberg near Zurich March 15, 2013. Lindt & Spruengli said it was confident people would keep buying its sweet treats this year despite weak