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  • Trying to pick a bottom in energy stocks Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:07 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Trying to pick a bottom in energy stocks: is this the time to go long?

  • US and Iran could become, well, BFFs...really Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    Robotic arms weld car bodies at the automated Khodro auto plant in Tehran, Iran, Dec. 9, 2013.

    Some observers say a less acrimonious future between the United States and Iran makes economic sense.

  • Easing restrictions on Cuba: Limited stock impact Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Investing in Cuba: it's one thing to try to ease travel restrictions and open an embassy, it's another to lift the embargo.

  • What to watch for in Putin's currency speech: Pro Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 11:37 AM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin in Moscow, December 17, 2014.

    Investors should look for softer rhetoric on Ukraine from Russian President Vladimir Putin and for signs of a bounce, said Christopher Granville.

  • IPOs ending the year with a bang Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 10:18 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Aug. 26, 2014.

    It's been the busiest year for IPOs since public offerings hit a record in 2000, and market debuts look set for a strong finish to 2014.

  • Cuba releases American Alan Gross  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:58 AM ET

    According to an Obama official, American Alan Gross has been released after spending five years in a Cuban prison, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Baidu takes stake in Uber  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on Baidu's entry into the ride-sharing space, and competition with Alibaba.

  • Fed needs to do THIS before rate hike: El-Erian Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:51 AM ET
    Mohamed El-Erian

    Mohamed El-Erian, former co-CEO and co-CIO at Pimco, believes the Fed will remove the "considerable period of time" phrase on interest rates.

  • Extremism rising and more vicious: Expert  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:45 AM ET

    David Gordon, International Capital Strategies, discusses the increase in violent terrorist acts around the globe.

  • El-Erian's worldview? Divergence  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:40 AM ET

    In the case of Russia this is a classic emerging market crisis, says Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic adviser, sharing his thoughts on the global economic outlook.

  • Time to take stimulus out of market: El-Erian  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:39 AM ET

    Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic adviser, shares his thoughts on Fed policy and when to expect an interest rate hike.

  • November CPI down 0.3%  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on consumer prices. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on the recent data ahead of the Fed's decision later on Wednesday.

  • Labor dispute prompts french fry rationing  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:26 AM ET

    McDonald's is taking measures to limit sales of french fries in Japan because of a potato shortage, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • CNBC's John Harwood shares the results of an NBC/WSJ poll which shows what voters want from the next president.

  • Hot spots on Fed's radar  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:07 AM ET

    Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley, and Jurrien Timmer, Fidelity Investments, talk about the likely outcome of the Fed's FOMC meeting on Wednesday and the market's reaction.

  • Ruble's wild ride  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports on the impact of the falling ruble on the Russian people.

  • Russian exposure factor  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 7:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at how four companies with Russian exposure are faring right now.

  • Changing Putin's calculus  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 7:47 AM ET

    David Adesnik, Foreign Policy Initiative, talks about Russian President Putin's ability to capitalize on falling oil prices and whether he will become more conciliatory about Ukraine. Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates, weighs in. He uses the nationalistic heart in a very clever way, says Hormats.

  • Don't expect quick rebound in oil: Expert  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 7:32 AM ET

    Kevin Book, Clearview Energy Partners, shares his outlook on oil next year.

  • Oil's ripple effect  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 7:24 AM ET

    It's really an injection of default risk, says Jeffrey Rosenberg, BlackRock, looking at the currency volatility caused by the collapse of crude oil.

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