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  • How this economic recovery is different Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 7:39 AM ET

    There are two main ways this recovery is different, says economist Joel Naroff. Here's what investors need to focus on.

  • Ride the market because of Fed: Polcari     Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Discussing the Federal Reserve's impact on the market, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Ben Willis, Albert Fried and Company; and CNBC's Bob Pisani. "QE in the Treasury market didn't work," says Willis.

  • 'Grave doubts' about Obamacare: Cheney Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:13 PM ET
    Former U.S. vice-president Dick Cheney

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney tells "Kudlow Report" that he is less than optimistic about the Affordable Care Act.

  • Taper, no taper—where does Yellen draw the line? Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 2:22 PM ET
    Janet Yellen

    The Fed prepared us for tapering, then decided not to follow through. So where does Janet Yellen draw the line?, asks economist Bob Brusca.

  • Business backlash: Obamacare's jobs problem Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 7:57 AM ET
    President Barack Obama speaking November 11, 2013.

    Op-ed: Small-business owners say the costs of Obamacare are already causing them to hire more part-time workers and less full-time. But here's a solution.

  • Summers: Obamacare already better than expected Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 9:48 AM ET
    Lawrence Summers

    Larry Summers also said the Federal Reserve should concentrate on pushing the economy to expand.

  • Jack Lew: US leading world in economic recovery Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 9:11 PM ET
    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew

    The U.S. is leading the way in a global recovery and there should be little question about its ability to fulfill debt obligations, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told CNBC.

  • Recovery? Nah. Home ownership is for suckers Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:31 AM ET

    Who said the housing market is in recovery mode? Clearly it’s not and the evidence points to very fragile outlook, said Todd Schoenberger.

  • What to expect in Yellen hearing: El-Erian Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 8:23 AM ET
    Janet Yellen

    Yellen’s testimony will likely affirm five points; they are worth remembering when markets fret again about the Fed, said Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian.

  • Hedge fund manager Loeb on pensions     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 10:47 AM ET

    Activist investor Dan Loeb, founder of hedge fund Third Point, responds to being put on a "watch list" by the American Federation of Teachers.

  • Discussing whether pension funds should invest in funds like Dan Loeb's Third Point, with American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten. She explains why Loeb had trouble with being transparent.

  • Obama economic policies making inequality worse Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:38 AM ET
    President Barack Obama speaks on November 11, 2013.

    President Obama's well-intended policies to resuscitate the economy are making the inequality gap a lot worse, said economist and professor Peter Morici.

  • Forex probe raises fears of another Libor scandal Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 2:03 AM ET

    The latest scandal hitting the industry is the fast-moving investigation into the $5.3 billion foreign exchange market

  • Stealth evolution: Humans and technology merge Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 7:15 AM ET
    Google glass

    From Google glass to smart lightbulbs that can influence consciousness and alertness, humans and technology are stealthily merging, says Terry Tamminen.

  • Taper or not, here come higher rates Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 8:07 AM ET

    One way or the other, rates are going to increase — probably between now and the end of November, said Thomas H. Kee, Jr.

  • Six tips for reducing taxes on investments Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 12:58 PM ET

    You can't control your income tax but you can affect how much you pay on investments. Here are six tips to lower that rate from financial advisor Jerry Lynch.

  • Facebook looks way too much like Tesla: Pro Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 12:04 PM ET
    A row of new Tesla superchargers outside the company's factory in Fremont, Calif.

    Tesla plunged after trading in a head-and-shoulders pattern. Facebook could soon suffer the same fate.

  • Is Staples doomed? 7 red flags Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 8:52 AM ET

    The CEO of Staples says “we are gaining momentum” but retail analyst Brian Sozzi says don’t be fooled. Here are 7 red flags that suggest Staples may be doomed.

  • Problem with Fed QE—banks just aren’t lending Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 12:23 AM ET

    The funds U.S. banks had available for lending to businesses and households increased to a record high of $2.3 trillion, but banks aren't lending.

  • Twitter IPO: The last great physical NYSE event? Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 12:03 PM ET
    Twitter banners on the NYSE ahead of their IPO launch on Nov. 7, 2013.

    With the push to all-electronic trading, it makes you wonder: With the Twitter IPO, did we just witness the last great physical event on Wall Street?

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