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  • Global growth more synchronized: Expert     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 7:25 AM ET

    We're definitely seeing an uptick in economic activity, explains Jurrien Timmer, Fidelity Investments, discussing global economics.

  • Here is why the Fed needs to taper: Expert     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 7:09 AM ET

    Frederic Mishkin, Columbia University economics professor, shares his thoughts on how the Federal Reserve will likely handle any kind of easing of its asset buying program.

  • To taper or not to taper?     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 7:05 AM ET

    A look at what to expect from the FOMC when the Federal Reserve meets later this week. It's certainly a close call on tapering, CNBC's Steve Liesman says.

  • Raiding Amazon's 'Pantry'     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 6:51 AM ET

    The e-commerce giant's buy-in-bulk delivery service will likely give big box retailers Costco and Sam's Club a run for their money. CNBC's Jon Fortt, and Alistair Barr, USA Today, weigh in on Amazon's plans to expand its empire. It's all about getting consumers to spend more money, Barr says.

  • Tapering this week would be a mistake: Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 6:35 AM ET

    Drew Matus, UBS, and Michael Hanson, BofA Merrill Lynch, explains why the Fed is unlikely to begin easing its asset buying program before the end of the year. We're looking to see a little more clarity on the fiscal side, says Hanson.

  • Investors unsure, but US economy is strong: AIG CEO Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 9:09 AM ET
    Robert Benmosche, CEO and president of AIG.

    "When I go around to my fellow CEOs, people are frightened about whether you want to invest in the United States," he said.

  • Taper this week? More than 50-50 odds: Ex-Fed gov. Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 8:04 AM ET

    The markets should not drive the decision on whether the Fed starts tapering its bond purchases, former Fed Governor Frederic Mishkin told CNBC.

  • Global markets: Europe shares trade higher     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 6:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as luxury ski-jacket designer Moncler soars on its market debut.

  • Cramer: This stock annoys me; here's why Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    On heels of announcing a new chief executive, Qualcomm looks like a stock that growth investors feel can do no wrong, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday.

  • Sell-off or buying chance: Which carries the day? Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    Almost everyone wants to see the markets drop, but for different reasons.

  • Cramer's stocks to watch: Qualcomm     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 8:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he thinks Qualcomm is an "anointed" stock, on the heels of the company naming Steve Mollenkopf as its new CEO.

  • All America Survey: Housing trends     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals the latest results from CNBC's All America Survey on housing. Pessimism in home value is down to 2007 levels, reports Liesman.

  • November PPI down 0.1 percent     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on the economy and discusses its likely impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Mindy Grossman, HSN Inc. CEO, shares her views on the retail outlook this holiday season, and discusses her company's big bet on mobile. "It is a race for share of wallet," Grossman says.

  • What are the odds it's taper time?     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    Alan Krueger, Princeton economics professor, explains why the worst thing the Fed can do is begin to reduce its asset buying program too soon. I do think that QE has been effective, says Krueger

  • Qualcomm's new CEO     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 7:54 AM ET

    The tech giant has named Steve Mollenkopf as its new CEO, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Matthew Shay, National Retail Federation president & CEO, and Steve Sadove, former Saks chairman & CEO, discuss how the budget deal will likely impact retailers and consumers. Also a look at the holiday shopping season. Retailers have a lot of inventory out there, says Sadove.

  • Joe, Becky, Andrew 'Dilbert-ized' by comic creator Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    Creator Scott Adams draws up Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Andrew Ross Sorkin on CNBC's Squawk Box.

    "Dilbert" creator Scott Adams visited this week, bringing custom characters for hosts Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Andrew Ross Sorkin.

  • The one word that may save retailers this Christmas Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 9:44 AM ET

    With the explosion of Internet shopping this holiday season, retailers need to stop thinking about consumers buying either online or in the stores, experts say.

  • Tanger CEO with the outlook on outlets     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 7:33 AM ET

    Steven Tanger, president and CEO of Tanger Factory Outlets, discusses this season's holiday shopping trends.

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