Elizabeth Schulze is a field producer at CNBC and contributor to CNBC.com. She previously worked as a producer on the breaking news desk and an associate producer at CNBC's "The Kudlow Report." Elizabeth graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.
Shopping for a few "must have" investments could be key to portfolio performance in 2014.
'The Kudlow Report' gathered a small youth summit to gauge college student reaction to a sobering poll on President Obama's ratings among young voters.
With this handful of names, you think you're investing in one type of company when you’re really getting a completely different product.
"The world is looking at the United States and asking the question. 'Can we effectively govern ourselves?'" Leon Panetta tells CNBC.