*Manufacturing growth in China expands. LONDON/ SYDNEY, July 30- Lead and zinc fell on Wednesday as investors took profits after a rally by both metals this month, but a brighter global economic outlook could see industrial metals resuming their rise. Part of that is driven by improving macro sentiment, "said commodity analyst Ivan Szpakowski of Citi in Shanghai.» Read More
Dissecting today's market moves, with Keith Springer, Springer Financial Advisors; Abigail Doolittle, The Seaport Group; Dean Maki, Barclays; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Checking on the state of the markets ahead of today's close, and discussing how to invest ahead of possible higher taxes, with Joe Tanious, JPMorgan Funds and CNBC's Jeff Cox.
Discussing the GOP's plan to avert the fiscal cliff, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Michael Lind, New America Foundation.
CNBC's John Harwood reports there are hints of a compromise in Washington, and Eamon Javers reports Sen. Jim Demint said "Speaker Boehner's $800 billion tax hike will destroy American jobs."
The fast approaching fiscal cliff is causing a lot of nervousness among businesses, especially among small manufacturing companies. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the Obama administration believes you cannot bank on tax reform up front.
Discussing how to invest amid uncertainty, with Wally Weitz, Weitz Partners III Opportunity Fund.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the latest moves in metal commodities.
Harvard Business School Professor Deepak Molhotra, discusses whether the impact from going over the fiscal cliff is already felt in 2013-2014 planning.
Independent trader Kenny Polcari dissects the latest market action. "Investors are not going to make any more decisions until there is more clarity," he explains.
President Obama has finished speaking with Governors at the White House about the fiscal cliff. CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers report the latest.
Discussing the fiscal cliff negotiations, and how to invest your money, with the FMHR traders; Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies; and Jared Bernstein, former economic adviser to VP Biden.
House Republican leaders are making a counter-offer in the fiscal cliff talks, with Rep. Kevin McCarthy, Republican House Majority Whip from California.
President Obama laid out a stern warning for Syria, saying "Syria's use of chemical weapons would be unacceptable." John Batchelor of The John Batchelor Show host, weighs in.
President Obama wants higher revenues and higher tax rates. Discussing whether his plan is attainable, with Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House Aide; and Steve Forbes, author of "Freedom Manifesto."
If a fiscal cliff deal happens, and the economy grows, millionaire population will grow by 230,000 and fortunes would soar by $1 trillion.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports #leaveitin2012 is trending on Twitter, as users discuss which stocks they are saying goodbye to in 2012.
Discussing reports that companies are scrambling to offer special dividends as the January 1 tax threat of the fiscal cliff nears, with Steve Moore, author of "Return to Prosperity," and CNBC Contributor Howard Dean.
Congress is tossing around the idea of swapping out the paper dollar bill for a hard coin, and a government report finds the move could save taxpayers nearly $4.5 billion over 30 years, with Sean Fieler, American Principles; and Don Luskin of Trend Macro and Jim LaCamp of UBS, check the stock market.
Discussing the dialogue in Washington to avoid going over the fiscal cliff, with Neil Patel of The Daily Caller and Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison.