Closing Bell


  • Dunkin' Brands CEO: Sandwich business boomed     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 3:12 PM ET

    Nigel Travis, Dunkin' Brands chairman and CEO, says the coffee, especially flavored, donuts, and sandwich business are doing well. He feels consumers will be in a better situation if we can get a resolution in Washington. We want "certainty and consistency," he adds.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing activist investor Carl Icahn's letter to Apple pushing for a buyback, with Rick Rieder, BlackRock; Greg Sarian, HighTower; Peter Andersen, Congress Asset Management; and Jim Lowell, Adviser Investments.

  • Tomorrow In :30     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Peter Tuz, Chase Investment Counsel, and Darren Wolfberg, BNP Paribas.

  • Mexican billionaire: Opportunities in telecom     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    Mexican billionaire Ricardo Salinas of Grupo Salinas says fixed rate securities are attractive in Mexico. He also sees a lot of opportunity in the telecom space. "Everybody wants a smartphone," he adds.

  • Obamacare glitches becoming a PR fiasco?     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:30 PM ET

    Eric Dezenhall, Dezenhall Resources CEO, and Davidson Goldin, Goldin Solutions founder, discuss issues with the Obamacare exchange websites. It is a "public relations, political, and operational problem" says Dezenhall.

  • Obamacare prices don't account for age     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on some pricing issues and premium estimates with the already glitch filled Obamacare websites.

  • "This SEC insider trading case was personal," says Dallas Mavericks owner and Chairman of AXS TV Mark Cuban, after being acquitted. "I didn't settle because I did nothing wrong," he adds.

  • AT&T reports Q3 earnings     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:09 PM ET

    AT&T is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.66 ex-items on revenue of $32.16 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Still like Europe & bonds: Pro     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    Donald Coxe, BMO Financial Group, and Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group, discuss where markets are headed. Bachrach likes European stocks and says investors should pay attention to bonds.

  • Pisani's market close: Very overbought today     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at the day's market action including momentum names looking "toppy."

  • Jury: BofA defrauded Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports a jury has found Bank of America liable for Countrywide loans issued before the financial crisis.

  • Keeping an eye on risk assets: Pro     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing the best places to allocate capital, with Scott Kimball, BMO Corporate Income Fund, and Satya Pradhuman, Cirrus Research. Kimball sees risk assets outperforming by the year's end.

  • "We are a team, we come together to try to win, we are not winning for our country" says Rick Pitino, Louisville men's basketball coach, comparing our government to sports. We are like "2 different countries fighting against each other" he adds.

  • Scary! This bearish call points to 40% market drop Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:44 PM ET

    Just in time for Halloween, this market bear says stocks could drop another 40%.

  • Cuban says insider trading case was personal Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 4:55 PM ET
    Mark Cuban

    After being cleared of insider trading accusations by the SEC, billionaire Mark Cuban said the case was personal and reiterated that he did nothing wrong.

  • Does a great company equal a great stock?     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:29 PM ET

    Amazon is up 30 percent this year, but does a good company make for a good buy? CNBC's Jeff Cox and CNBC contributor Carol Roth debate the case.

  • Icahn offers a 'pledge' to Apple's Cook     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner reports that Carl Icahn has sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook in which he continues to press his case for a big stock buyback and offers to make some kind of "pledge" to the company.

  • Icahn makes case for pullback in letter to Cook     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:16 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Ron Insana reacts to Carl Icahn's strong case for a big buyback at Apple.

  • Spitznagel: Market is set up for huge crash     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:14 PM ET

    Mark Spitznagel, Universa Investments founder, expects a 40 percent drop in the markets within a year. To invest in today's market he says you have to "step aside; best investment is to sit earning zero."

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing today's market activity, with Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ; Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel; Ross Gerber, Gerber Kawaski; and Adam Thurgood, High Tower. "Equities are the only place for profit" says Grasso.

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