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CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European shares closed slightly higher on Tuesday, as U.S. stocks were up ahead of fiscal cliff talks, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.
The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on today's market-moving stories, including a look at Home Depot's earnings beat; JC Penney's turnaround plan; and a leadership change at Microsoft.
Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow, explains why he is watching what's happening in the world's second-largest economy.
Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow, weighs in on what's driving global markets, and the probability of falling off the fiscal cliff.
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.
James Weddle, Edward Jones CEO, discusses how the individual investor should position their portfolios now.
In this "Squawk Box" excerpt, Marc Faber of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, says there is one area of the world that he is optimistic about.
In this "Squawk Box" excerpt, Marc Faber of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, warns investors to prepare for an eventual "'reset" of the global financial system.
"We will all be lucky if we still have fifty percent of the asset values that we have today," said Marc Faber, Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, warning investors to prepare for a massive market meltdown.
In this "Squawk Box" excerpt, Marc Faber of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, warns investors to prepare for stocks to fall.
The government has decided that new mothers know best, as it prepares to announce proposals that will allow them to divvy up annual parental leave allotments with husbands or partners. The FT reports.
Discussing Romney's immigration blunder, and immigration reform, with Christopher Ruddy, NewsMax Media founder, president and CEO.
Discussing opportunities for veterans, with Cal Quinn, Drexel Hamiltion CFO. "41 percent of service disabled veterans are unemployed," he says.
Discussing news that the FBI withheld its findings about Petraeus' affair from the White House and congressional leaders, with Homeland Security Committee Chairman Rep. Peter King (R).
Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), says it is "very important to focus on the fiscal reform issue," in discussing whether a deal is possible on the fiscal cliff; and Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform, and Steve McMahon, Democratic strategist, weigh in.
Sen. Bob Corker tells Larry Kudlow that he¿s hoping President Obama will accept the olive branch extended by House Speaker Boehner. But rate hikes can't be part of the compromise, he said.
Assessing the market impact from the fiscal cliff, and where to invest now, with Ed Butowsky, Chapwood Investments.
New information from the IEA suggests that the United States could become the world's top oil producer by 2020, eclipsing all other energy producing nations including Saudi Arabia. However, John Hofmeister, Citizens for Affordable Energy Founder & CEO says the EPA could unintentionally pull the plug.
New reports from the IEA say the U.S. could overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's largest oil producer in 2020, with John Hofmeister, Citizens for Affordable energy CEO; and discussing regulatory costs and Obama's "regulatory cliff," with Diana Furchtgott-Roth, author of "Regulating the Disaster," and Robert Lapsley, California Business Roundtable president.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.