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  • What is the Fed talking about? Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 12:25 PM ET

    In this edition of “What’s Cookin’ with Kenny,” Kenny makes champagne chicken—and wonders if the Fed is dressing up its recipe for the economy.

  • Are we drowning in stocks? Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 1:11 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Market bubbles rarely occur when the consensus is worried about bubbles, said trader Michael Farr.

  • The real special thing about banks Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 1:23 AM ET
    Canary Wharf, London

    The instant access bank deposit is one of the unsung heroes of the global economy because it enables world commerce to expand.

  • I'm 16 and I think all teens NEED Facebook Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 2:24 PM ET

    You know that 13-year old who said none of her friends use Facebook? This 16-year old has a message for her: When you get to high school, you're gonna NEED a Facebook page!

  • Fed taper in 2014? That's just 'wishful thinking' Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 8:50 AM ET
    Janet Yellen

    The idea that "extreme dove" Janet Yellen would taper soon after taking the helm of the Fed is just "wishful thinking," said Peter Schiff,CEO of Euro Pacific Capital.

  • I can keep my health-care plan? Not true! Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 12:14 PM ET

    This retiree is outraged that the White House says you can keep your plan if you like it — but then you get a cancellation notice anyway!

  • Kudlow: Liberal entitlement-state dream crumbling Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 6:25 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    Americans and the media at large have turned against the president and Obamacare.

  • Buy on green and sell on red. Is it that easy? Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 1:00 AM ET

    'Buy the winners of 2013 and sell the losers' is probably better than many of the more intricate trading ideas I've had heard this year.

  • Have 'hot money' in Asia? Keep it there Sunday, 3 Nov 2013 | 10:25 PM ET

    Before rushing to blame destabilizing capital flows for playing havoc with Asian economies and asset markets, do consider the discussed conflicts.

  • Export US natgas? Get something for it, first Sunday, 3 Nov 2013 | 10:53 AM ET
    LNG tanker

    How the US should use its newfound hydrocarbon wealth to gain the upper hand in global geopolitics. By Kartik Misra, senior analyst at Energy Intelligence.

  • Michele Bachmann: Make Obamacare voluntary Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 8:45 AM ET
    U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN)

    Instead of coercing Americans to buy a product they don’t want from a website that doesn’t work, let’s give them more choices and make Obamacare voluntary, said Rep. Michele Bachmann.

  • Insurance canceled: A message to President Obama Saturday, 2 Nov 2013 | 11:05 AM ET
    President Barack Obama

    This small-business owner who had his insurance canceled has a message for President Obama: Here's what you should have said, Mr. President.

  • By not tapering, Fed actually increased stimulus Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    The Fed actually increased stimulus by $19.4 billion by not tapering, said Stock Trader Daily's Thomas H. Kee, Jr.

  • Why the US is a hot commodity right now Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 11:17 AM ET

    The US is becoming such a hot place to invest, one European CEO called it the "exodus" to America. Dan Yergin explains why.

  • Did the Fed just say December? Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 1:14 PM ET
    Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve.

    Did the Fed just hint at tapering in December? Kenny Polcari parses the Fed speak — and parses some pasta scraps for a good recipe!

  • Sugar rush! Chocolate stocks soar this Halloween Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    Investors have made some nice profits on chocolate stocks and with growth in Asia exploding, the chocolate outlook is strong, this trader says.

  • Can the government sue over Obamacare disaster? Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 10:08 AM ET
    A message is seen on the computer indicating that there are too many visitors on the Affordable Care Act site to continue.

    Who's to blame for the disastrous Obamacare rollout? Here's a checklist for legal red flags the Obama administration should be looking for.

  • How Facebook's mobile success will help Twitter     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:53 PM ET

    Dodge Dorland, Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Landor & Fuest Capital Managers says that Facebook has cracked the mobile advertising formula, which will help Twitter's IPO.

  • El-Erian: How long will the Fed's elixir last? Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 5:57 PM ET
    Mohamed El-Erian

    The Fed gave the market what it wants in its latest statement. But how long will it sustain the mix of conditions the Fed and investors want?, asks Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian.

  • Obamacare can't make health care cheaper: Langone Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 8:40 AM ET
    Ken Langone, founder & CEO at Invemed Associates.

    Obamacare "defies the whole concept" of its intended purpose to make health insurance more affordable for more people, billionaire entrepreneur Ken Langone told CNBC.

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