Power Lunch


  • Flash Crash anniversary     Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Today marks 4 years since the 2010 Flash Crash. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the new implementations to prevent such large swings in the market. Bob Pisani and Kenny Polcari, provide perspective.

  • What's working at Chrysler     Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    Chrysler has unveiled its 5-year growth plan. Jessica Caldwell, Edmunds.com analyst, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau, weigh in.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Chrysler's 5-year growth plan. Dodge will stop selling its Caravan minivan in 2015.

  • Long-term, short-term risks     Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    Digging into current market conditions, and exactly where investors should stay focused, with Art Hogan, Wunderlich Securities, and Laird Landmann, TCW Fixed Income co-head. Landmann says Q1 GDP is not indicative of growth going forward.

  • Power Rundown: Target CEO resigns     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Dominic Chu and Robert Frank, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including the big management shift at Target.

  • Discussing the skepticism surrounding the Affordable Care Act, with Larry Robbins, Glenview portfolio manager & CEO.

  • Glenview's strategy in volatile markets     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:39 PM ET

    CNBC's David Faber asks Larry Robbins, Glenview portfolio manager & CEO, about his investment approach and the jobs of management at companies.

  • End-game of polio 'fragile': Expert     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:32 PM ET

    Dr. William Schaffner of the Vanderbilt School of Medicine, addresses the latest polio outbreaks, and the importance of vaccinating children.

  • 'Super bug' spreads     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:32 PM ET

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the World Health Organization has confirmed about 262 cases of the MERS virus, of which 93 people have died. Dr. William Schaffner of the Vanderbilt School of Medicine, provides insight.

  • Nardelli's view of m&a     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    XLR-8 founder Bob Nardelli shares his opinions on some of the big mega deals, and why some companies are making acquisitions to lower their tax base.

  • Where Buffett & Gates stand     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Becky Quick provides the highlights from her interview with Warren Buffett and Bill Gates this morning on "Squawk Box."

  • Gundlach's housing, GDP outlook     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    Jeff Gundlach, Doubleline CEO & CIO, looks honestly at current housing data, and why he's chosen to short the home builder sector ETF XHB.

  • Who could take over Target?     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Stacey Widlitz thinks Target will look outside the company for a new CEO after Gregg Steinhafel resigned. Courtney Reagan discusses who could take over.

  • CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the timing of Target CEO Gregg W. Steinhafel's resignation is taking many analysts by surprise.

  • 4% is the new 3%     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    Several economists are upping their growth forecasts for Q2, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett says he has not spoken with any of the board of directors since abstaining from voting on its equity compensation plan. CNBC's Becky Quick reports.

  • CNBC's Sue Herera; Marc Morial, National Urban League CEO; and Ron Christie, Christie Strategies CEO, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including about the labor participation rate.

  • Homegrown workforce for global economy     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports from Malta, New York, on a global chip maker creating a homegrown workforce.

  • Bethany Mota's teen connection     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    Bethany Mota started blogging in 2009 at the age of 13. CNBC's Sue Herera speaks with fashion and lifestyle guru Bethany Mota; Stephanie Wissink, Piper Jaffray; and CNBC contributor Stacey Widlitz, about the teen retail industry and Bethany's ability to relate to teenage girls.

  • More anxiety for baby boomers: Pro     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 1:31 PM ET

    CNBC released the results of the latest Financial Planning Association survey which shows Americans have not dramatically changed strategy. Richard Coppa, Wealth Health managing director, and Tim Maurer, BAM Alliance, provide insight.

About Power Lunch

  • CNBC's Sue Herera and Tyler Mathisen take you through the heart of the business day with intelligent and lively debate on the day’s biggest stories, whether they originate on Wall Street or in Washington. "Power Lunch" delves into the economy, the markets, real estate, media and technology –- anywhere there’s money to be made. "Power Lunch" also takes you outside the studio and into some of the hottest spots where news is being made, broadcasting live from conferences, trade shows and even restaurants where the real power lunches are taking place.

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  • Sue Herera is a founding member of CNBC, helping to launch the network in 1989. She is co-anchor of "Power Lunch."

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