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  • How to trade the midterm elections: Pros Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 3:11 PM ET
    Travelers receive boarding passes at the Southwest Airlines check-in counter at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington.

    With polls predicting a GOP Senate majority, traders were looking to position themselves in sectors they think may benefit.

  • Trader: Buying puts on XLV should prove profitable

    Trading the midterm elections, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial.

  • Pro: Energy investors should prepare for $60 oil Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 2:22 PM ET
    An employee walks past a conveyor belt at a Royal Dutch Shell processing plant.

    Again chatter on the Street had everything to do with oil, after the price dropped to its lowest level in about three years.

  • Malibu millionaire meltdown   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:43 PM ET
    Malibu millionaire meltdown

    Steve Soboroff and Rob Reiner debate "Measure R" and growth in Malibu, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Midterm election plays: Defense, aerospace & more

    In light of the midterm election, CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at stocks and sectors to watch.

  • Frac-sand stocks slammed on oil lows   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:39 PM ET
    Frac-sand stocks slammed on oil lows

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks at how companies that benefited from the fracking boom are now being hit by declining oil prices.

  • Pressure across board in metals   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:31 PM ET
    Pressure across board in metals

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the performance of gold at the close.

  • Pisani: Possible Iranian nuclear deal, oh brother!

    CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at factors impacting oil prices as well as what's pressuring stocks in today's trade.

  • Tech's most hated & feared   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:11 PM ET
    Tech's most hated & feared

    When asked which company concerns users the most in regards to collection of personal data, Facebook took 45 percent of votes. CNBC's Ari Levy, Jon Fortt and Julia Boorstin, provide insight.

  • Record airline fees: Estimated $49.9 billion   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:11 PM ET
    Record airline fees: Estimated $49.9 billion

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on record revenue being produced by airline fees. Seth Kaplan, Airline Weekly, provides insight into the soaring extra fees.

  • Alibaba's big jump in mobile user base   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:11 PM ET
    Alibaba's big jump in mobile user base

    CNBC's David Faber spoke with Alibaba executive vice chair Joseph Tsai about its revenues beat and mobile growth.

  • Frackers slowdown on crude concerns?   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:05 PM ET
    Frackers slowdown on crude concerns?

    How crude prices impact fracking ETFs, with CNBC's Kate Kelly and Gregory Zuckerman, "The Wall Street Journal."

  • Trading the oil slump   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:05 PM ET
    Buy the emotional extremes in oil: Pro

    Hugh Johnson of Hugh Johnson Advisors, sees buying opportunity in energy as oil prices decline. Andy Murray, Becker Value, remains neutral on the sector.

  • Saudi price cut effect   Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:01 PM ET
    Saudi price cut effect

    Alan Harry, Spartan Commodity Fund, discusses how the U.S. surplus in oil and Saudi Arabia's price cut impacts market pressure, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Why the midterm election could be good for stocks Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 4:16 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Here's why the midterm election could be good for stocks, says Kenny Polcari.

  • How to max out returns: Think like a couch potato Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 2:35 PM ET
    Businessman sitting

    Some investors are very agile while others are more like couch potatoes; they just let their money sit. Who does better?

  • Power Rundown: Taylor Swift & global daredevils   Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 1:53 PM ET
    Power Rundown: Taylor Swift & global daredevils

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Morgan Brennan and Dominic Chu look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including news Taylor Swift pulled her music from Spotify, and whether Nik Wallenda's Chicago tightrope walk, or a man climbing on top of a dead whale is crazier.

  • ALDI heats up competition in food retail   Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 1:45 PM ET
    ALDI heats up competition in food retail

    Leading low price grocer ALDI U.S. is changing the game in the industry. Jim Hertel, Willard Bishop, says the company is really knocking it out of the park; and Andrew Wolf, BB&T Capital, discusses its position in the competitive grocer space.

  • Grocery game changer   Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 1:42 PM ET
    Grocery game changer

    CNBC's Sue Herera met with low price grocer ALDI U.S. President Jason Hart, to learn more about its private label food products, and how it's cutting out costs and passing that money onto the consumer.

  • Yellen & Obama walk the sunny side   Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 1:35 PM ET
    Yellen meeting with President Obama

    President Obama is meeting with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen today. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports what's on the agenda for their conversation.

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