Power Lunch


  • 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.

  • Should online poker be legal in US?  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    Rep. Jason Chaffetz, (R-Utah), does not think online gaming is right for the U.S., while Tom Russell, C4Cop.com executive director, pushes back.

  • Gold prices cooling off  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis speaks to Tommy Vitiello, Aurum Options Strategies partner, about the big spike higher in gold on Thursday.

  • Rental market alive & well  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    National apartment occupancy hit 95 percent in May. CNBC's Diana Olick reports the S&P index of residential REITs is now up nearly 14 percent from 1 year ago.

  • Why the VIX is so low  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    Discussing what the low level in the CBOE Volatility Index says about the stock market, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.

  • Three-state solution for Iraq?  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Discussing the three-state possibility in Iraq, and whether President Obama is providing the appropriate assistance, with retired CIA senior intelligence officer Luis Rueda.

  • Iraq's biggest threat  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    Kurdistan is a semi-autonomous region of Iraq. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the refinery there is capable of processing 100,000 barrels of crude per day, but Baghdad says it would be unconstitutional to drill and export oil from there.

  • Druckenmiller: US needs exit from 2% growth trap  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    Billionaire investor Stanley Druckenmiller co-wrote an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal, saying the Fed's bond buying is holding back the economy. CNBC's Steve Liesman digs into the data.

  • Pros pick industrial & energy stocks  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Is U.S. manufacturing coming back? Discussing top industrial stock picks, as well as energy plays, with Eric Marshall, Hodges Small Cap Fund, and Ron Sloan, Invesco.

  • President Obama on Iraq: No simple military solution  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    President Obama explains Iraq's own politics, and how the U.S. is advising the country as a threat from militants escalates.

  • President Obama addresses why it is in the national security interest of the U.S. not to see an all-out civil war in Iraq. He says the U.S. does not have the ability to solve the crisis in Iraq with thousands of troops, and ultimately this needs to be solved by the Iraqi people.

  • President Obama's counter-terrorism plan  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:41 PM ET

    President Obama discusses solutions for the U.S. to deal with both the crisis in Syria as well as in Iraq.

  • President Obama addresses Iraq's request for airstrikes from the U.S.

  • President Obama discusses the importance of Iraqi leaders unifying for Iraq's future.

  • President Obama outlines the role the U.S. is taking on as Sunni militants continue to threaten Iraq and Iraqi security forces.

  • Highest gas price since 2008  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    Gas prices are on the rise due largely to the crisis in Iraq. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports today's national average is $3.67, the highest price since 2008.

  • All-star stock picks: Financials & tech  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    Where investors should put their money now, with Bernard Horn, Polaris Capital Management, Marian Kessler, Becker Capital Management.

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