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  • Gold falters after upbeat economic data     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    The Dollar rallied in the wake of generally upbeat U.S. economic data, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Gold traded near the lows of the session into the close.

  • JPMorgan: No more student loans     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    JPMorgan will not be accepting new private student loan applications, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. The decision applies to borrowers for next year.

  • Why is luxury auto hot?     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    A lot more advertising is trying to win over buyers in the luxury auto market, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau. There are also aggressive lease sales being offered.

  • President Obama arrives at G20     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    President Obama came face to face with Russia's Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit, reports CNBC's Steve Sedgwick.

  • Rising rates hitting retailers?     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan and Dominic Chu report on some of the individual players in the retail space. Limited was down after reporting results below estimates, and a look at how rising interest rates may be hitting the consumer. Also, Courtney Reagan is watching JC Penney and Wal-Mart.

  • Stocks & rising rates     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    Can stocks rise if interest rates rise? With, Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial CEO, and Kenny Polcari O'Neil Securities director.

  • Vodafone shareholders stand to cash in     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    In a $130 billion cash and stock deal, Verizon will buy out Vodafone's 45 percent stake in the wireless carrier. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports many investors view the deal as a positive sign for the companies, but that "it's not a done deal."

  • JCPenney and Best Buy: A tale of two retailers Saturday, 31 Aug 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    Both had major shareholders sell big stakes after turnaround battles, yet each episode left a decidedly different taste in the mouth of the market.

  • Employer stock heavy 401(k)s     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 1:46 PM ET

    David Blanchett, Head of Retirement Research at Morningstar, discusses employees' tendency to load up 401(k)s with their own company stocks.

  • What are teenagers buying?     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    At the end of the day, it all comes down to brands, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. A walk around a mall with a few teens to see just what they're buying in retail.

  • Downside session for gold     Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera has the rundown on Monday's metals markets, as gold, copper and palladium slip, but silver and platinum tick up.

  • Economy trumping Syria with investors Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 10:32 AM ET

    Though Wall Street had solely concentrated on Syria, investors now seem more interested in economic news, leading some to wonder whether it's a recipe for future gains.

  • Syria: What the public thinks     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:52 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood is in Midwest City, Oklahoma after spending 24 hours with Rep. Tom Cole, R-OK. The public is voicing its opinion on the sequester, and Syria.

  • Money & divorce     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    Two researchers at the Federal Reserve watched 30,000 couples over 14 years, and concluded that the more mismatched they were financially, the more likely they are to divorce.

  • Syria, sequester & defense     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the cost of President Obama's proposed military strike. CNBC contributor Ben White discusses the market impact of a potential U.S. strike in Syria.

  • Is this hedge fund using its 'common sense?'     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    The founder of Common Sense Investment Management Jim Bisenius has been busted in a prostitution sting. CNBC's John Carney has the details.

  • Samsung watch unveiled     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:35 PM ET

    A look at Samsung's unveil of its new smartwatch. Tyler Thoreson, Gilt Man editorial and creative head, says the "idea of wearable tech is still a bit dubious" to him, adding "a watch versus Google Glass has more potential."

  • Seeing continued housing recovery: Huskey     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    Mortgage applications moved up 1.3 percent last week, while applications for purchasing homes was down less than 1 percent, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Budge Huskey, Coldwell Banker Real Estate CEO, discusses how the move in interest rates moved buyers to move quicker and buy earlier.

  • Auto sales pace expected to top 16 million     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    Pick-up trucks continue to be a big driver for the "Big 3" auto manufacturers. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the auto industry is expected to continue to trend higher from here.

  • Another trading glitch     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Nasdaq is saying its SIP failed this morning, and the outage lasted about 6 minutes. CNBC's Mary Thompson, and "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian, offer insight.

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