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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up slightly today, because of geopolitical issues around the world. Nat gas dipped on the day, and is now closer to $5 than $6. Gold closed at $1,338, and traders will watch Yellen to see where it's likely headed.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and the Treasury market.
The cost of buying groceries is expected to rise 2.5-3 percent this year, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. A look at the USDA's report on food pricing.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
CNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks with Consumer Reports' managing editor Jon Linkov about its auto top brand survey, and what's the problem with Ford.
Based on survey results from 1.1 million subscribers, The Consumer Reports Annual Auto Issue ranked Tesla's Model S the top overall pick.
Some within the industry say the globalization of retail has brought with it a new challenge: It's taking the excitement out of global shopping.
Israel Ganot, Gazelle co-founder and CEO, discusses mobile phone trade-in marketplace and Samsung phone trade-ins and the new Galaxy S5 tablet.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss whether the market will continue its climb upward as stocks test new highs. Cashin also weighs in on what kinds of questions the Senate will likely ask Fed Chair Yellen when she testifies on Thursday.
U.S. consumer confidence sagged in February as expectations worsened, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday.
NBC News' Harry Smith interviews a drug dealer who says pot's legalization hasn't hurt his illegal business or profits.
Open Vape sells one of the fastest growing products in legal pot - the vape pen - similar to an e-cigarette but with marijuana oil. Chief Revenue Officer Todd Mitchem tells NBC News' Harry Smith it's only a matter of time before his company is worth billions.
The big box retailer has come up with a way for consumers to buy the new car they want quickly and without the hassle of haggling, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.
The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.
Companies making headlines after the bell Monday:
Discussing which tech companies are leading the way right now, with Sierra Maya Ventures partner Amish Shah.
Jeopardy! Contestant Arthur Chu discusses his experience on the game show, and why fans "love to hate him." 2003 Jeopardy! College Champion Keith Williams, provides perspective.
Coffee prices are soaring up 50 percent year-to-date. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports customers should expect price hikes at their local cafes.
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