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  • Nassim Taleb: EM turmoil not unprecedented     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 1:30 PM ET
    Nassim Taleb, author of "Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable"

    There's nothing wrong in giving cheap money to the banks, says Nassim Taleb, Author of "The Black Swan" and "Antifragile," The problem, he adds, is not thinking of consequences or fixing the core of the problem.

  • Gold gives up gains     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold continues to trade inversely to stocks, but is up for the month.

  • Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities director; author Nassim Taleb; and CNBC's Bob Pisani discuss the complexity of volatility and the global sell-off. This is not volatility this is just some people getting out, Taleb says.

  • Pisani: Unusual Dow situation     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani explains the disconnect between the Dow and the S&P.

  • Discussing the effect emerging market fears are having on the auto industry, with Dave Whiston, Senior Equity Analyst, Morningstar.

  • Emerging market threat to retail     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 1:04 PM ET

    Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors founder, discusses the retail sectors' vulnerability to the emerging market threat. CNBC's Robert Frank shows what luxury brands are taking a hit.

  • Nasdaq makes a comeback     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani discusses currencies and shows what's moving the U.S. and European markets. CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan shares today's Nasdaq leaders and laggards.

  • Betting on the Super Bowl—Wall Street style Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos.

    Wall Street guys will bet on ANYTHING. It's in their DNA. Former trader Raj Mahal offers up his bets on everything from the Super Bowl to Olympic curling.

  • Currencies tied to commodities do well: Trader     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:44 PM ET

    Due to emerging market turmoil money is heading into bonds. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services director, and Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners chief investment officer, focus on bonds, currencies and commodities.

  • The real Monuments Men     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera looks at the "real" Monuments Men who rescued priceless works of art during World War II.One of the paintings recently sold at Sotheby's for $710,000.

  • Million-dollar homes: Patriots vs. Ravens     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson provides a tour of Country Colonial, while Diana Olick shows the Enormous Estate. Superbroker Dolly Lenz shares her pick for the best $1 million value.

  • Discussing the stock market, paying college football players and Super Bowl XLVIII, with Jack Brewer, The Brewer Group CEO & founder; Leigh Steinberg, Steinberg Sports & Entertainment CEO; and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice.

  • Gold drops on S&P rally     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold prices close down and fall below $1250 an ounce.

  • Santelli: Dollar index coming back to life     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest action in the bond market.

  • Facebook blows past expectations     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    Facebook shares are taking off on the back of its strong earnings reports. CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides insight.

  • Home sales plunge, outlook not good     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    Home sales are at the lowest level in two years. CNBC's Diana Olick explains what role the "unusually disruptive weather" played in the slumping numbers.

  • How to play utilities     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    Discussing how to play utility sector and providing his best investment opportunities, with Greg Gordon, ISI Group managing director.

  • 'Long' & 'short' nat gas ETFs     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani explains the several "short" and "long" natural gas ETFs in the market place.

  • Southwest awarded slots at Reagan National     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the FAA has awarded Southwest Airlines 54 slots at Reagan National Airport.

  • Focus on domestic economy: Pro     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 1:07 PM ET

    Discussing investment strategy and opportunity in emerging markets, with George Young, Villere Balanced Fund portfolio manager, and Noah Blackstein, Dynamic Mutual Funds portfolio manager.

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