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  • Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Shawn Matthews thinks the equity market can continue to rise. He also thinks growth stocks will continue to do well.

  • Housing affordability shrinking     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    Residential construction jobs grew in November, and employment data in hard hit housing areas were slightly ahead of national growth. However, CNBC's Diana Olick reports rates are decidedly higher from last week and affordability is shrinking.

  • Budget taking baby steps     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    The House and Senate budget negotiators are nearing a 2-year $90 billion deal, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Noreena Hertz's top advice for decision makers     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    Noreena Hertz is the author or "Eyes Wide Open." Hertz shares her advice for corporate decision makers, as well as for world leaders. "The smartest decision makers carve out 30 minutes a day to disconnect and really think," she says.

  • Power House: Miami homes for sale     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    The median sale price for single-family homes in Miami is up 19 percent year over year at $220,000. Century 21 Premier Elite Realty president & CEO Patricia Delinois, shares this week's power house.

  • Rockstar or 'fraud-star'?     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Andrea Day reports on the band "Lights Over Paris," which bandleader Robert Mawhinney used to con banks into loaning him millions of dollars.

  • Gold pares losses ahead of jobs     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson says gold traders are awaiting jobs data.

  • Fast-food workers strike     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Fast-food workers are willing to disrupt the lunchtime rush by protesting outside, reports NBC News' Katy Tur. Workers are striking for a fair minimum wage.

  • Income inequality & minimum wage     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Robert Frank question whether a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers is the solution to the American wealth gap.

  • Greece finally back in credit market     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Portugal, Ireland and Greece plan to return to credit markets in 2014.

  • Concerns over jobs data     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Eamon Javers provide insight into how the Fed will examine Friday's jobs data.

  • How the market is preparing for a potential taper, with David Sadkin, Bel Air Investment Advisors, and CNBC contributor Joe LaVorgna.

  • Ron Burgundy ad paying off     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:53 PM ET

    Anchorman 2 will hit theaters December 18th. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Will Ferrell's spots for Chrysler's Durango have been viewed 15.3 million times on YouTube.

  • Hot venture capital opportunities     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    Scott Sandell, N.E.A. general partner, discusses attractive investments now, and where his venture capital firm is putting money to work.

  • Metal traders await jobs report     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Momentum is across the board in the metals complex, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Weather Woes: Citrus crop fears     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports California produces 80 percent of the nation's fresh citrus. Farmers are used to a freeze this time of year.

  • Should the wealthy worry?     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports according to the Washington Post says the new study showing a third of U.S. bank tellers rely on public assistance, was released by a labor-backed group.

  • Income inequality reality check     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    A new study shows a third of U.S. bank tellers rely on public assistance. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the 540,000 bank tellers make an average of roughly $26,000. Robert Frank breaks down the wealth gap in the U.S.

  • Madigan talks US, Japan & Europe for 2014     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    Looking ahead to 2014, with Richard Madigan, JPMorgan Private Bank CIO. He says 2014 may see a "rocket start" if the government doesn't get in the way.

  • Deconstructing home sales     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on 2 months worth of home sales data. Refinance applications are now down 50 percent from their peak in May.

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