ON THE MONEY THIS WEEK:
Russia & The Santa Claus Rally
Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School Professor of Finance
As the Fed preached patience when it comes to rate hikes, the markets surged, and headed for a Santa Claus Rally. Wharton School Professor of Finance Jeremy Siegel who predicted Dow 18,000 explains why falling oil prices, rising corporate profits and a slow moving Fed could point the way towards another milestone, Dow 20k.
Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations President
After more than 50 years of a U.S. economic embargo on Cuba, President Obama announced the restoration of diplomatic ties with the nation that is still under Castro's regime. Should you pack your bags and head to Havana's beaches? Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass discusses what this new foreign policy means for Cuban-American relations and whether lifting sanctions creates a more complicated economic and political puzzle.
No Business Like Snow Business
Nicole Feld, Feld Entertainment Executive Vice President
Disney's "Frozen" is not only the highest-grossing animated movie of all time, it's also a hit on ice! The live entertainment feature "Frozen on Ice" is still at the top spot as it continues to break box-office records and warm the hearts of children everywhere. Feld Entertainment Executive Vice President Nicole Feld talks how the coolest show on ice became the hottest ticket in town.
Last Minute Gifts
Sharon Epperson, Personal Finance Correspondent
The Christmas countdown is underway. If you haven't started shopping for holiday presents yet or if you have more shopping to do – what are you waiting for? Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson fills us in on how to beat the clock and the crowds to make sure the presents get under the tree on time.
COMING UP NEXT WEEK ON THE MONEY: Thomas Friedman and Walter Isaacson -- two of the smartest guys in the room talk about predictions for 2015.