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  • Data indicates Fed should taper: Pro     Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013 | 6:39 AM ET

    Robin Harding, Financial Times, and Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group, provide perspective on whether the Fed is likely to announce tapering today. The bond market is ready for a taper, Boockvar says.

  • Tough love in the workplace     Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013 | 6:27 AM ET

    Joanne Lipman, Harvard Business Review contributor, discusses her book, "No Strings Attached," a look at what it takes to create a culture of excellence in the workplace. Confidence is key, Lipman points out.

  • Global markets: European indexes post gains     Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013 | 6:21 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as unemployment in the United Kingdom drops to its lowest rate in nearly five years.

  • Markets get early Christmas gift in huge buybacks Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 10:38 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Buybacks are good news, but the increase in share repurchases may not be as impressive as it seems.

  • Cramer's stocks to watch: 3M     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:53 AM ET

    Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell. Today Cramer takes a look at 3M's dividend boost.

  • Here's what the super-rich want for Christmas     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank peeks at the shopping lists of the very wealthy and finds that travel with family is where the rich are spending.

  • November CPI unchanged     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports there were no significant revisions in the latest indicator on inflation. CNBC's Steve Liesman and James Grant, Grant's Interest Rate Observer, weigh in on the data.

  • Retail: Outlook on outlets     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:18 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan looks at outlet malls as shoppers hunt for brand names at bargain prices.

  • Defensive plays on comeback stocks     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:09 AM ET

    Chris Pucillo, President & Chief Investment Officer of Solus, discusses his bullish plays on post-reorganized companies and why there is risk associated with the high yield market right now.

  • Fed survey: Taper timeline     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals the latest result from a CNBC survey which shows how much the Fed is likely to reduce its QE program and when.

  • House of mirrors market distorts value: Pro     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 7:49 AM ET

    James Grant, Grant's Interest Rate Observer, shares his thought on finding value in the markets. The markets are being led, Grant says.

  • AMC IPO: From silver screen to Wall Street     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 7:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides a look at whether the entertainment company's initial public offering will likely appeal to moviegoers and deliver a blockbuster opening.

  • Catherine Mann, Brandeis International Business School professor, and Phillip Swagel, University of Maryland professor, provide their views on when the Fed will likely taper and the long-term impact of the Fed's QE policy.

  • Finding value in today's markets     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 7:23 AM ET

    Paul Isaac, Arbiter Partners founder, reveals what's working and not working in his hedge fund portfolio. Isaac explains why he has concerns about Amazon.com, but likes Capital Senior Living and Devon Energy.

  • Fed is exercising 'price control': Expert     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 7:07 AM ET

    Robert Heller, former Federal Reserve governor, explains why the chances of a Fed taper this week are better than ever. And James Grant, Grant's Interest Rate Observer, provides insight on how the Fed's QE policy is impacting the economy. We are in a regime of price administration, rather than price discovery, adds Grant.

  • CNBC Fed survey: Taper speculation     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals the latest findings from a CNBC survey on when the Fed will likely decide to begin tapering its asset buying program.

  • AGCO CEO: Growing profits in agriculture     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 6:53 AM ET

    Martin Richenhagen, Chairman & CEO of AGCO, shares his thoughts on the company's 2014 growth prospects, and the outlook on global agriculture. I think U.S. farmers will have money to invest, says Richenhagen.

  • The Fed's got a lot of reasons to move: Expert     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 6:36 AM ET

    Hans Olsen, Barclays Wealth and Investment Management, and Beth Ann Bovino, Standard & Poor's, discuss the likelihood of the Fed tapering as early as this week. It's time to get a market determined interest rate, says Olsen.

  • Fed-inflated stocks a 'hall of mirrors': Jim Grant Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    James Grant, founder and editor of Grant's Interest Rate Observer.

    Stocks are being led by the dangerous "monetary manipulation" of the Fed's massive bond purchases, market watcher Jim Grant tells CNBC.

  • Amazon? 'I'm not so convinced': Hedge fund manager Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 9:32 AM ET

    Amazon never seems to be able to generate profits, says Paul Isaac, founder of Arbiter Partners, who's short the stock.

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