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Discussing the options for investors in a tough market, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial; and Hugh Johnson, Hugh Johnson Advisors, weighs in. Also, a look at Blankfein's optimism, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on "the wealth effect," saying a new study finds housing drives people's spending much more than stocks. Phil Tibi, Cambridge Properties realtor, offers insight on housing listings in Phoenix, Arizona. "The buyers are certainly back," says Tibi.
Housing stocks are up over 240 percent from their trough in March of 2009, CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
Where the market stands, with Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities and Michael Farr of Farr, Miller & Washington.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports the latest in tech, including news that Apple is dragging down the Nasdaq and Amazon's acquisition of Ivona, a speech-recognition software company.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports HSBC says it "no longer views gold as a sound investment."
California's Gov. Jerry Brown says the state will not only end the fiscal year in June without a deficit, but will have a $1 billion surplus in the next year, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports some airline stocks are drifting higher; while CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports defense stocks are taking a hit, saying Lockheed Martin projects weaker sales in 2013.
CNBC's Jon Fortt offers a preview of Microsoft before it reports Q2 earnings after today's closing bell; and Yun Kim, Janney Montgomery Scott, and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington, offer insight on how to play the stock.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Jon Fortt discuss whether Apple investors are running to Netflix, and why.
Tech stocks are under pressure, reports CNBC's Seema Mody, saying Apple is one of the catalysts.
How to play Apple after the stock reported Q1 earnings, with Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee senior tech analyst.
A Q&A with LearnVest CEO 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."
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.
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.
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.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports what hedge-fund manager John Paulson had to say about why he's bullish on the economy.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on some big movers at the Nasdaq.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the metal markets close for the day, saying the progress in the talks on the U.S. debt limit has reduced gold's appeal as a safe haven.
Mathisen is a co-anchor on CNBC's "Power Lunch" and is also the Vice President for Strategic Editorial Initiatives at CNBC. Mathisen also co-anchors "Nightly Business Report produced by CNBC,"
Herera is a founding member of CNBC, helping to launch the network in 1989. She is co-anchor of "Power Lunch."