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  • Startups going to secondary market     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports many companies are choosing to stay private longer. If they need cash, some are choosing to go to a secondary market.

  • Office vacancy rates unchanged     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick provides insight on the state of commercial real estate. The office vacancy rate was unchanged in the last quarter of 2013 at 16.09 percent.

  • Losing unemployment benefits timetable     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    A key procedural vote on unemployment benefits is expected to fail in the Senate. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on the crisis.

  • Consumer demand picking up: Pro     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    Sam Wardwell, Pioneer Investments, forecasts a high single digit return for the stock market this year, while Scott Clemons, Brown Brothers Harriman, shares a more cautious outlook.

  • Investors to turn to growth-focused stocks     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:08 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports many market watchers expect investors to transition from income-focused stocks to growth-focused stocks in the new year.

  • Arctic blast hits US     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    The Weather Channel's Alex Wilson reports on the cold weather across the country.

  • Wealthy donate big this season     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    America's wealthiest philanthropists donated a total of more than $3.4 billion to charity, including Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg. CNBC's Robert Frank and Dominic Chu discuss.

  • Lucky year for Vegas?     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:47 PM ET

    Las Vegas has $9 billion in projects in the works, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Underlying strength in various sectors: Pro     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    What can investors expect out of the markets this year? Gene Peroni of Advisors Asset Management, thinks the earnings growth prospects are improving; and Burns McKinney, NFJ Investment Group, thinks investors should focus on dividend-paying equities.

  • Wolf of Wall Street realistic?     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:31 PM ET

    Discussing just how realistic "The Wolf of Wall Street" is, with former trader-turned-comedian Raj Mahal, and CNBC.com commentary editor Cindy Perman.

  • New year, new challenges for CEOs     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    The Wall Street Journal reporter Sara Murray provides insight on 6 CEOs facing new challenges in 2014, including McDonalds' Don Thompson and Abercrombie's Michael Jeffries.

  • Coldest air of season on its way     Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    A look at the snowy morning commute after a snowstorm hits Boston, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen. The Weather Channel's Maria LaRosa provides a forecast for the weekend.

  • Ford's solar concept car     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Ford's solar powered car is far from being built, but CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the company will show its ideas at CES.

  • Clemency for Snowden?     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    Should Edward Snowden be given a plea bargain? The New York Times is calling for clemency for the former NSA contractor, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Economic data supporting future growth?     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on growth estimates and consumer data for 2014.

  • Be vigilant with US investments: Pro     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    Discussing the many ways to play the domestic economy, as well as oversea markets, with Anastasia Amoroso, JPMorgan Funds; Wasif Latif, USAA Investments; and Edmund Cowart, Eagle Asset Management.

  • Keep money at home or send overseas?     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody says sticking with stocks that make most of their money in the U.S. was a "recipe for success" in 2013. What about for the New Year?

  • PHMSA initiates unannounced crude inspections     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports shares of Continental Resources are on the move after the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration issued a safety alert on crude from the Bakken.

  • Skype & Snapchat hacked     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on 2 hacking instances on the first day of the new year for Skype and Snapchat.

  • Cramer: This is a stock picker's market     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses whether the first day of trading in the new year predicts future movement, and how to find opportunities.

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