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CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the Treasury is gearing up to sell its remaining shares in AIG. Also, Ed Yardeni, Yardeni Research, explains why his is getting bullish on stocks next year.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Limited Brands is issuing a special dividend, and the play on Best Buy, with the Fast Money traders. Also, Matthew Boss, JPMorgan analyst, weighs in on Ron Johnson's promotional model. "I think there is a lot of work to be done," he added.
A look at what will likely move your money ahead of tomorrow's opening bell, with Jennifer Delaney, UBS; Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; and Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the factors behind today's natural gas sell off.
John Spallanzani, GFI Group; Sandy Lincoln, BMO Capital Markets; Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor; and Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group, provide investment strategies as uncertainty continues to plague the markets.
Robert Keiser, S&P Capital IQ; Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities; and Stephen Wood, Russell Investments, discuss the best way to protect your investments with about 13 trading days left in the year.
Checking the charts to see which burger giant is the better investment, with Steve Cortes, Veracruz, and Jim Sanderson, Detwiler Fenton.
John Bogle,The Vanguard Group, explains why he believes market speculation is damaging to investors and society as a whole.
A look at how to position your portfolio ahead of a pending deal on the "fiscal cliff," with Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; Stephen Guilfoyle, Meridian Equity Partners; Dan McMahon, Raymond James; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
David Castillo, Further Lane Securities, discusses whether the markets are prepared to handle a tumble off the "fiscal cliff."
Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, looks at the latest analyst calls, including Goldman's cut of the CME Group, Jefferies lowering its Apple price target, and JPMorgan remaining neutral on JC Penney.
How much will the fiscal cliff impact you, and how can you minimize damage to your finances? Here are questions financial advisers are sifting through with clients.
Forecasting the impact of higher taxes, with Barry Knapp, Barclays head of U.S. equity portfolio strategy. "Our definition of a good deal is one that isn't too reliant on tax revenues, and getting our mandatory spending under control," he explains.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky weighs in on the "dividend euphoria," saying dividends are great, but organic growth is always the best way to make money in stocks over any long term period.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks with Whet Moser, Chicago Magazine associate editor, who explains how Illinois came to be classified as "the land of 7,000 governments."
Stocks continue to advance higher. CNBC's Gary Kaminsky takes a closer look.
Rick Santelli goes to his whiteboard on the CME floor to illustrate exactly what he means by "fibbing" with statistics in the "fiscal cliff" fight.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the impact modifying the mortgage interest deduction could have on individual states. The deduction, she says, has always been a "sacred cow." Olick looks at Lending Tree numbers to find out where most of the deductions are taken.
CNBC's David Faber reports nothing indicates Hewlett-Packard is preparing for a split, and says the company has not had any conversations with Carl Icahn.
Sen. Bob corker (R-TN) offers his response to the "fiscal cliff" discussions between the President Obama and Speaker Boehner. He believes the Republican position of "holding the rest of the country hostage on taxes" is "not a good place to be."