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  • Gold Jumped $10 After Q4 GDP Miss     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    GDP data was bad news for the economy, but good news for gold, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Average Student Loan Balance Jumps 30%     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    Credit rating company Trans Union released a 5-year study that says the average student loan balance has jumped 30 percent. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports details of the study.

  • Previewing Facebook's Earnings     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    A look at Facebook's stock ahead its earnings release after today's closing bell, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Analysts are expecting mobile ad revenue to make a leap from last quarter.

  • Boeing's Q4 Profits Beat the Street     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Boeing is standing by its 787, and there is no change in the aircraft's production schedule.

  • Unveiling of BlackBerry 10     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the BlackBerry 10 is taking direct aim at Apple's iPhone and Google's Android; and Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee senior technology analyst, discusses where the stock could be headed now.

  • Madigan on GDP: Stay In the Markets     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    "Ironically, a worse number is good news," says Richard Madigan, JPMorgan Private Bank CIO, in discussing today's GDP report.

  • Investors Frustrated?     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    Dissecting the market action after the negative GDP report, and ahead of the Fed meeting, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities.

  • Outlook For Defense Stocks     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells takes a close look at how defense stocks are reacting to the 30 percent cut in defense spending by the government in the 4th quarter. Northrop CEO Bush said he "cannot recall a time of greater uncertainty."

  • US Economy Contracts In Q4     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Fourth quarter GDP numbers are out and are shocking almost everyone. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports there may be a silver lining after negative growth.

  • Q&A with One Kings Lane Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 2:57 PM ET
  • Taco Bell's $4 Million Super Bowl Bet     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    Greg Creed, Taco Bell CEO, talks about his company's TV spot, which will air during this year's Super Bowl.

  • Would You Pay to Watch YouTube?     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:43 PM ET

    The "Power Lunch" news team discuss whether consumers will pay a subscription fee to watch individual channels on the Internet, the new 128GB iPad, and the future of the NFL.

  • HOG Hits Multi-Year High Despite Profit Miss     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    Keith Wandell, President & CEO of Harley-Davidson, breaks down his company's fourth quarter results, and discusses why the motorcycle maker is rising its guidance.

  • Buzz Ahead of Boeing Results     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    A look at two very important areas investors need to watch ahead of Boeing's earnings tomorrow, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Reversal in Social Media Stocks     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    Some investors are taking profits after Facebook's run up over the past three months, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Europe's Debt Fears Persist     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports investors may not be as worried about Europe's debt woes as they were a year ago, but financial uncertainty persists.

  • LearnVest CEO Aims to Make Financial Planning Easy Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 5:00 PM ET
    Alexa von Tobel

    When Alexa Von Tobel founded the financial planning startup LearnVest, her goal was to "make financial planning as easy and as accessible as joining a gym."

  • Power Pitch: LearnVest     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    Alexa von Tobel, LearnVest CEO, pitches her company to John Paul Dejoria, Paul Mitchell co-founder, and CNBC's John Fortt and Kayla Tausche, who say whether they are in or out.

  • The Anti-Wealth Defense     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank on John Goodman, the multi-millionaire polo player, who was found guilty of manslaughter and is hoping to get his verdict overturned.

  • Debt Limit Extension Passed In House     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    The House passed the bill to extend the debt ceiling limit until May 18. Rep. Diane Black (R-TN), provides perspective. "We are hoping this [extension] will make it so [Washington] comes up with a budget we can talk about," she says.

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