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  • Best day of year to buy a car     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    The week after Christmas does not only offer good retail deals, it's also the best time of the year to buy a car. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports.

  • Securing Sochi: Protecting the Olympics     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    NBC's Jim Maceda reports the suicide bomber in Volgograd, Russia has been identified, and on the security measures being taken to protect athletes and attendees at the winter games.

  • Big year for high tech hiring in 2014     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports there is a strong demand for computer science and electrical engineering degrees in the tech sector. Lipton says global IT spending will grow 5 percent to $2.1 trillion in 2014.

  • Big blue a big loser in 2013     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:35 PM ET

    IBM was the Dow's biggest loser in 2013. Brian White, Cantor Fitzgerald managing director, explains the forces that went into his buy rating on the tech giant.

  • Back to basics in 2014: Pro     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities director, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, discuss emerging markets and how to play the stock market in 2014. CNBC's Bob Pisani weighs in.

  • Catholicism and capitalism     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    Will the Pope's comments on capitalism and the "idolatry of money" hurt the church's drive to raise money for the restoration of St. Patrick's Cathedral? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports roughly $100 million of the $180 million needed has been raised.

  • Where to invest in Europe     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    Discussing his 2014 outlook for Europe and where he is finding investing opportunities, with David Marcus, Evermore Global Advisors portfolio manager and CIO.

  • Europe: Opportunity in 2014     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at the European market performance in 2013 and shows who the biggest gainers were in Europe.

  • Hertz controls rental car space: Pro     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Kevin Milota, J.P. Morgan VP equity research, discusses raising Hertz's price target and the rental car space on the heels of investor takeover talk at Hertz.

  • Pisani: Look for volatility to spike     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at the great year for the major indices and explains why volatility has been low.

  • Strippers, dwarfs & coke: The real Wall Street Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 10:36 AM ET
    A scene for "The Wolf of Wall Street" starring Leonardo DiCaprio.

    "The Wolf of Wall Street" was a pretty accurate depiction of Wall Street, said former trader Raj Mahal. He shares some real-life stories that will make your toes curl.

  • Game Changers: Analyzing analysts     Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Uri Greenbaum, Tipranks.com CEO, discusses why he started his business, which offers investors a look into the performance records of stock analysts, who's making good stock calls and who isn't.

  • Will S&P rally hurt capitalism?     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 1:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Simon Hobbs discuss France's tax on the super-rich and whether the S&P rally could actually hurt capitalism.

  • Mobile dating: The match making market     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 1:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton takes a look at the big business of online dating and the most used smartphone dating apps.

  • Schlumberger is a powerful company: Pro     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington president, reveals his best five stock plays for 2014.

  • Super broker Dolly Lenz breaks down $25 million estates "Island Time' and "Ocean Opulence," and weighs in on which property is the better buy.

  • The end of auto tipping     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the practice of automatically tipping larger parties is being phased out by many restaurants chains across the county due to new IRS rules.

  • Game Changers: Protect yourself online     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    Bernie Meyerson, IBM CTO, highlights the Digital Guardian, a privacy preservation tool that protects your personal digital attributes.

  • Can Target win back customers?     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    Stacey Widlitz of SW Retail Advisors and James Lyne, director of technology strategy at Sophos, discuss the ease with which encryption can be broken and how Target can reassure consumers.

  • Russell stocks up 400 percent in 2013     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan looks at an exclusive set of stocks on the Russell 1000 that have market caps of over $1 billion and were up 400 percent in 2013.

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