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  • 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."

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    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?

  • NYSE's Niederauer on Fiscal Cliff

    Discussing the state of U.S. debt, the fiscal cliff, and what the business community will say to President Obama tomorrow at the White House, with Duncan Niederauer, NYSE Euronext CEO.

  • Fear of 'Fiscal Cliff' Taxes Puts Chill on Dividend Stocks

    The fear of higher taxes has put a chill on dividend-paying stocks, in what some analysts say could be an overreaction to the “fiscal cliff.”

  • Will 55% 'Death Tax' Kill Economic Comeback?

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Congress is headed back to Capitol Hill to work on a budget and tax agreement; and John Taft, RBC Wealth Management CEO, provides perspective on overhauling the current tax code. "Don't underestimate the degree of frustration out there among individual investors," Taft said.

  • Fear of 'Fiscal Cliff' Taxes Puts Chill on Dividend Stocks

    The fear of higher taxes has put a chill on dividend-paying stocks, in what some analysts say could be an overreaction to the “fiscal cliff.”

  • 'Fiscal Cliff' Deal Won’t Help US Rating: Egan-Jones

    The “Mad Money” host explains why he recommends taking profits on the tech stock now.

  • Fiscal Cliff Selloff?

    Discussing whether you should get out of your stock positions, with Craig Hodges, Co-Portfolio Manager, The Hodges Fund & Hodges Small Cap Fund, and Peter Tuz, Chase Investment Counsel.

  • Cramer’s Earnings Preview for Tuesday

    If the capital gains tax rate goes up on the other side of the “fiscal cliff” that will hit in January, Jim Cramer thinks it might make sense to just take profits in AAPL now.

  • Talking Numbers: Watching Dividend Stocks

    Some investors are worried President Obama's win could mean a massive increase in the dividend tax, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ.

  • Investing During Obama's Second Term

    Will President Obama's re-election impact your portfolio? David Kelly, JP Morgan Funds, and Vadim Zlotnikov, AllianceBernstein, weigh in with some market forecasts.

  • Gross: Dividend Stocks at Risk If Tax Rates Rise

    Bill Gross, Co-CIO, Founder & Managing Director of PIMCO, explains why higher tax rates could boost municipal bond prices.

  • Bill Gross: Dividend Stocks Now at Risk

    On "Squawk Box," Pimco's Bill Gross says investors should be looking at their high-yielding dividend stocks because President Obama's re-election makes it more likely there will be a tax increase on investment income.

  • Polls Closed in Virginia

    CNBC's Eamon Javers is watching the balance of power in Congress; and Mad Money host Jim Cramer offers investment strategies based on tonight's winning candidate.

  • Crude Jumps Above $88

    Marathon Oil quarterly profits rise, revenues beat consensus, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs. And CNBC's Eamon Javers offers insight on taxes and the election. Meanwhile the FMHR traders review the top performing dividend payers.

  • Kaminsky Warns Investors on Dividends

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky takes a closer look at the value of AT&T's dividend.

  • Obama Adviser Robert Wolf on Election

    According to Goldman Sachs, it doesn't matter which presidential candidate wins the election because dividend and capital gains taxes will go up regardless. Long-time Obama Adviser and host of Reuters TV's "Impact Players," Robert Wolf, offers insight.