Closing Bell


  • Former director of the National Economic Council Larry Summers says deregulation and regulation should be looked at issue by issue. "Dodd-Frank has accomplished a great deal," he says. And when asked about dropping out of the running for Federal Reserve chair, Summers, says it was the right thing to do for the Fed. He has moved on and is greatly enjoying private life.

  • Former director of the National Economic Council Larry Summers says Dodd-Frank has accomplished a lot. "Too big to fail still is an issue and concern," he adds.

  • Can Obamacare survive the tech glitches and high prices? Christine Ferguson, HealthSource Rhode Island, weighs in.

  • Zynga reports Q3 earnings     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:11 PM ET

    Zynga is reporting a Q3 EPS loss of ($0.02) ex-items on revenue of $152 million, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Amazon reports 'solid' revenues     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:09 PM ET

    Ed Williams, BMO Capital, provides instant analysis to Amazon's Q3 earnings.

  • Twitter to sell 70 million shares in IPO     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:09 PM ET

    Twitter is to sell 70 million shares at $17-$20 in its IPO, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Amazon reports Q3 earnings     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Amazon is reporting Q3 EPS loss of ($0.09) ex-items on revenue of $17.09 billion, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Microsoft Q1 earnings 'big surprise'     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    Dan Morgan, Synovus Trust, reacts to Microsoft's better than expected earnings.

  • Microsoft reports Q1 earnings     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    Microsoft is reporting Q1 EPS of $0.62 on revenue of $18.53 billion, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Room for growth in Japan: Pro     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:02 PM ET

    Alex Friedman, UBS Wealth Management, says he is overweight the US, and still likes equities. Globally UBS is overweight risk assets in Europe and sees room for growth in Japan.

  • Chuck Jeaness, Goldcorp, president and CEO, says there is a sustainable demand for gold across China, India, and other parts of Asia.

  • Gold heads higher as oil slips     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports oil prices under pressure as U.S. inventories continue to rise.

  • Fannie and Freddie will not lower loan limits     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    Loan limits at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will remain at $417,000 in general and $625,000 for higher-priced markets. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.

  • Most feared regulator     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 3:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche sat down with Thomas Curry, Comptroller of The Currency, who levied billions in fines against big banks.

  • Titan CEO snubs French workers but buys plant     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 3:24 PM ET

    Maurice Taylor, Titan International chairman and CEO, once called French workers "lazy." He explains his deal to now buy a factory there.

  • 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.

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