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  • Defensive sectors & the shutdown     Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 1:09 PM ET

    According to Thomson Reuters, defensive sectors have outperformed during past government shutdowns, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Markets about to turn positive: Pro     Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    If you think the U.S. will breach its debt ceiling, how should you prepare your investments? CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, discuss.

  • New data on the US economy     Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on data from the Peterson Foundation, which states government spending cuts have reduced GDP by 0.7 percent since 2010.

  • Sen. Reid: Hoping to present plan at 3PM ET     Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Congressional leaders are meeting with President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden Monday afternoon.

  • CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the multi-million dollar industry that caters to survivalist looking for shelter during crisis.

  • US Debt & your retirement     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    During the ongoing debt negotiations in Washington, a new report says retirement savings accounts could be hit with losses. CNBC's Sharon Epperson breaks down the potential impact.

  • John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging, and CEO network member of YPO, shares his experience since the shutdown.

  • What's pressuring gold prices?     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Traders eye the physical market and look at the GLD and the gold ETFs as the government remains shutdown, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Ex-attorney pleads guilty     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Accused of stealing millions, James Kalpakis is looking at spending up to 10 years in prison. CNBC's Andrea Day has the story. Also, updates on a jewelry heist in Paris, as well as the sentence for former NBA player Tate George.

  • Top analyst 'very positive on JPMorgan'     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    Institutional Investor rated Matt O'Connor of Deutsche Bank the "top U.S. banking analyst." O'Connor shares his top picks in banks right now.

  • Banks running out of tricks here: Pro     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:16 PM ET

    Digging into JPMorgan's legal headache and the core business of Wells Fargo, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche, and Neil Weinberg, American Banker editor-in-chief.

  • First quarterly loss at JPMorgan     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    Despite posting its first quarterly loss under CEO Jamie Dimon, JPMorgan made a profit that beat the Street's expectations. CNBC's Kayla Tausche digs into JPMorgan and Well Fargo's earnings data.

  • Best oil opportunities in ENP space: UBS     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    The IEA says oil supply growth will be the biggest since the 1970s. Kevin Book, ClearView Energy Partners, and William Featherston, managing director of UBS.

  • Discussing how the market is being impacted by the continuing negotiations in Washington, with CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Co.

  • Any real progress in Washington?     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 1:01 PM ET

    NBC's Luke Russert reports the House GOP conference will have a meeting on Saturday where leadership will present the latest plan to raise the debt ceiling and possibly fund the government.

  • How to invest into next week amid debt fight: Pro Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 11:06 AM ET
    House Speaker John Boehner, R-OH, speaks during a press conference at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on October 10, 2013.

    Pro trader Kenny Polcari tells CNBC's Sue Herera what he's watching next week, including how he would position himself amid of debt fight.

  • #AskCNBC: You asked, we answered Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 2:47 PM ET

    A panel of personal finance experts, bankers and professional traders on how the debt ceiling crisis could affect personal investments.

  • Will shutdown impact my health insurance?     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    NBC Today Financial Editor Jean Chatzky doesn't think so if you get benefits through your employer.

  • Bribing the 'children' of DC with cookies and milk Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 10:51 AM ET

    Between the shutdown and the debt ceiling, lawmakers are looking like a bunch of kids, leading trader Kenny Polcari to offer this kid-friendly dish.

  • If you're holding bonds to maturity...     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:54 PM ET

    Generally when rates rise, the price of bonds goes down. What if you're an income focused investor who holds bonds to maturity? Liz Weston, author of "Deal With Your Debt," and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, offer advice.

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