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  • Cystic fibrosis breakthrough     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell explains how cystic fibrosis occurs in the body, and the breakthrough announcement from Vertex Pharmaceuticals.

  • Road ahead for Vertex     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    Discussing the possibility of success for Vertex Pharmaceuticals' cystic fibrosis drugs, and what it means for the stock, with Matt Roden, UBS executive director.

  • Dow 17K: Here's what may short-circuit bull run Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 12:03 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Here are a couple of things that could interfere with the bull run to Dow 17,000, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.

  • Dow's 7 underperformers—time to buy? Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 8:52 AM ET
    Nike sneakers sit on display at a Foot Locker store inside the South Park Mall in Strongsville, Ohio, March 4, 2014.

    Of the 30 stocks on the Dow, only seven have not hit 52-week highs this year. Is it time to bet on these underperformers?

  • CNBC's 'Top States for Business' study     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    Where is the top state for business in America? CNBC's Scott Cohn explains the methodology behind CNBC's study.

  • Will consumers come back?     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:52 PM ET

    What's dragging down the consumer discretionary sector this year, with CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Consumer discretionary picks     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:52 PM ET

    Todd Rosenbluth, S&P Capital IQ, shares his top stock picks in the consumer discretionary space.

  • Power Rundown: Wealth problems     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera, Simon Hobbs and Julia Boorstin, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including a study on "rich people problems."

  • Countdown: IBM, big cap bets & more     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    Discussing the play on Verizon, Nike and other big cap stocks, as well as how to play IBM at its current low level, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial.

  • Hot energy picks     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    If the Dow goes above 17,000, will energy continue to lead? Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories, and Todd Rosenbluth, S&P Capital IQ, share their energy forecasts.

  • CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on everything investors need to know about Vertex Pharmaceuticals' upcoming data release on a combination of drugs for cystic fibrosis.

  • Are IPOs in a bubble?     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani says the IPO market will follow equities. Pisani provides insight to the "tsunami of IPOs" on its way.

  • Home sales spring higher in May     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports home sales took a larger than expected bump up in May.

  • Does oil go higher?     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:09 PM ET

    Discussing oil's next move amid crisis in Iraq, with Peter Amandio, Chicago Energies President.

  • Sunni rebels threatened to invade Jordan     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:08 PM ET

    More Iraqi cities have fallen to the heavily armed al-Qaida linked Sunni group. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details.

  • Bet on underperformers?     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 1:04 PM ET

    How to play underperforming large cap stocks, with Kristina Hooper, Allianz Global Investors, and Noah Blackstein, Dynamic Funds.

  • Apple watch by October?     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 2:40 PM ET

    Apple is reportedly close to producing and launching a watch. CNBC's Dominic Chu says he and his dog Lucy have Fitbits, and shares his opinions on the prospective device. Ina Fried, Re/code senior editor, weighs in.

  • Apple iWatch expectations     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:50 PM ET

    Apple is reportedly close to producing and launching a watch. CNBC's Josh Lipton provides insight to product expectations from Reuters and Wall Street Journal.

  • Coffee prices fall     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Coffee prices have dropped 5 percent over the last month, but are still one of the year's biggest commodity gainers. CNBC's Jane Wells reports the drought in Brazil may not be as bad as expected.

  • Summer sizzlers     Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Saturday marks the first official day of summer. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on stocks which usually outperform the market during the season.

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