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  • Rising Rates Are Not a Bad Rx for Pharma: Ryan Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 3:27 PM ET

    Independent of the debate on the Federal Reserve and interest rates, FTI Consulting's Barbara Ryan expects pharmaceutical and biotech stocks can continue to do well.

  • Why I Became a Gold Bear: Pro Trader Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 3:09 PM ET

    This gold bull now says he's a bear, and he explains why.

  • A Bit More Room in the Passing Lane This July 4 Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    Get ready for lots of company on the road and in the skies around the Fourth of July weekend, though you'll find them slightly less crowded than last year, according to AAA.

  • Bond Market on the Move     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:40 PM ET

    The 10-year Treasury is up around 2.44 percent. Ken Volpert, Vanguard, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg, discuss the move in the bond market.

  • Ignore the Fed?     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:13 PM ET

    Should you ignore the Fed when making investment decisions? CNBC's Steve Liesman; Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School; Komal Sri-Kumar, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies; and CNBC's Herb Greenberg, share their opinions.

  • Expecting Bond Yields to Go Down Again: Pro     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:06 PM ET

    How to invest your money now, with Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School; Komal Sri-Kumar, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies; and CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

  • Gold Drops Near $1,286 as Fed Flags End to QE Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Gold hit its lowest in more than 2-1/2 years on Thursday, with investors exiting in droves after the Fed gave its most explicit signal yet that it plans to bring end QE.

  • Financials Topping the Market In 2013     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on one of the top market leaders in 2013. Thomas Lee, JPMorgan; Jim McDonald, Northern Trust; Barbara Reinhard, Credit Suisse; Gary Thayer, Wells Fargo Advisors; and David Bianco, Deutsche Bank, discuss whether rising rates will help financials.

  • Where Smart Money Is Going     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Dissecting the market's reaction to the Fed's policy statement, and where smart money might go in the second half of the year, with Thomas Lee, JPMorgan; Jim McDonald, Northern Trust; Barbara Reinhard, Credit Suisse; Gary Thayer, Wells Fargo Advisors; and David Bianco, Deutsche Bank.

  • Despite Fed, Cost of Consumer Borrowing Could Rise Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 12:47 PM ET

    The Fed will keep the federal funds rate unchanged, but that doesn't mean consumers will get the same rates on credit cards, student loans, mortgages and other financial products.

  • Boehner: Bernanke's Fed to Blame for Selloff Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    Speaker John Boehner blames the markets selloff on the Fed, but in a CNBC interview he declines to say whether he thinks Ben Bernanke should remain at the helm once his term ends.

  • Fed Shakes Global Markets as Interest Rates Rise Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 4:35 PM ET

    Signs the Fed could pull back on its easy money policies sent the dollar higher and interest rates rose to a two-year high, jarring stocks and other risk markets around the globe.

  • Boehner Blames Bernanke for Selloff     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:51 AM ET

    You can't continue to deflate our money and expect the equity markets to go up, says House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), talking to CNBC's Maria Bartiromo about what's causing the markets to skid.

  • What Bothers Investors Most About QE?     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on what's driving the markets' sell-off after Bernanke's comment on reducing asset-buying program.

  • Market Seems to Have Lost Faith in the Fed Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:43 AM ET

    The statements from the FOMC and Ben Bernanke should not trigger a global selloff. But they have. Here's what's going on.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the market's tough morning. Watch carefully for the testing, he says. This is a market that's going to test itself.

  • Stocks Going Higher Despite Taper Talk: Pros Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:26 AM ET

    The Fed's talk of tapering asset purchases won't kill the rally in equities, two top market economists tell CNBC. They said stock prices are likely to rise into 2014.

  • Fed More Important Than Economy?     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, discusses how fears of tapering have sparked a sell-off in stocks, yesterday and today.

  • Cash Crunch, Fed Talk Smack Markets     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:07 AM ET

    A dramatic rise in China's benchmark rate, and the Fed signaling it might scale back its bond-buying program sent markets spiraling downward today. Luciano Siracusano, WisdomTree Investments, and Michael Temple, Pioneer Investments, provide their top portfolio-protecting plays.

  • Move in Bond Markets Is Moderate: Pro     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Paul Donovan, global economist at UBS, describes the move in the bond market following Bernanke's speech as "moderate".

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