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  • Trading Market Volatility

    A look at what traders are watching amid worries over the "fiscal cliff" and uncertainty in Europe, with Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel.

  • Millionaires & Cliff-Related Tax Hikes

    Many millionaires are racing to take as much income as they can before the year is over to avoid possible tax hikes in 2013, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Wealthy Cliff-Proofing Cash

    The wealthy are doing a lot of income management right now ahead of potential tax hikes in 2013. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.

  • Profiting From the Fiscal Cliff

    It's clear the political dialogue coming out of Pennsylvania Avenue matters more to Wall Street than earnings. Steve Massocca, Wedbush Securities and Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, explain how we got to this point.

  • Stocks Wipe Out Earlier Losses

    Taking a broader look at today's trading session, and discussing companies that are introducing special dividends ahead of a tax hike, with Michael Farr of Farr, Miller and Washington.

  • Cracks In the Housing Recovery?

    New home sales dropped slightly in October, and Barbara Corcoran, Real Estate Mogul & NBC Real Estate Contributor, weighs in on the housing recovery. "The housing market is stronger than people think it is," she says.

  • Dividend Tax Too Low?

    Discussing whether the dividend tax should be raised, with David Callahan, Demos Public Policy Center New York City, and CNBC's Jeff Cox.

  • Companies Shelling Out Billions to Beat the 'Fiscal Cliff'

    Companies are racing the clock to hand out billions before year end—and some of them are taking on debt to do it.

  • Special dividends could benefit investors ahead of Washington budget negotiations and the so-called “fiscal cliff,” but the U.S. economy could come perilously close to the deadline, Newedge Senior Director Larry McDonald said Tuesday on CNBC.

  • Defense Contractors Stockpiling Cash

    Some of the major players in the defense industry are hoarding cash amid fears of going over the fiscal cliff, which would mean major cuts to defense spending. Howard Rubel, Jefferies aerospace and defense analyst, and Patrick McCarthy, FBR Capital Markets senior defense analyst, offer insight.

  • Special Dividend Announcements Ahead of Cliff

    A host of companies have rushed to issue special dividends or pay them early in order to avoid higher taxes next year. Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," and Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, discuss whether it's pre-mature to make such a move.

  • Stocks Rally on Mushy ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Rumors

    Fearing a dividend tax rate hike next year, some companies are paying out billions to shareholders.

  • Special Dividends & the Fiscal Cliff

    Las Vegas Sands, Brown-Forman and Dillard's are just a few of the companies to jump on the bandwagon and offer "special dividends." Doug Sandler, Riverfront Investment Group, looks at why this is happening now.

  • National Beverage Declares a Special Dividend

    National Beverage is up 13.5 percent now on news the company will offer a special dividend, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • European Shares Higher, Yet Greece Deal Not Done

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on market-moving events in Europe; CNBC's Gary Kaminsky has the play on increasing yields; and a look at what's moving U.S. stocks today, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Special Dividends Ahead of Cliff

    If the U.S. goes over the fiscal cliff, tax rates and dividends could swing from 15 percent to about 40 percent, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman; and Lee Munson, Portfolio Asset Management and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington, discuss how companies are reacting to tax hike fears.

  • Only 20% Chance of Going Over 'Fiscal Cliff': Expert

    Brian Gardner, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods analyst, explains why he believes it is in everybody's interest to avoid the "fiscal cliff."

  • Chipotle restaurant

    After stocks fell again on Thursday on fears of the looming "fiscal cliff," Jim Cramer can understand why investors might be tempted to get out of the market altogether, but offered his top five reasons not to sell everything now.

  • Will Fiscal Cliff Squeeze Dividend Plays?

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance senior columnist, discusses a new trend emerging in the markets, and how a change in tax law will impact dividends.

  • A looming increase in taxes could force the hand of some companies to issue special dividends before year end, making it a record year for payouts, but which ones?