Closing Bell


  • Iraq 'full blown' foreign policy crisis: Expert  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 3:15 PM ET

    Ayham Kamel, Eurasia Group, and Ilan Berman, American Foreign Policy Council, discuss how the U.S will respond to the tensions in Iraq and if the crisis could lead to a state collapse.

  • No plan for Iraq air strike: Report  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 3:11 PM ET

    NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports senior military officials say there is no active plan for U.S. air strikes in Iraq due to a lack of "vital" intelligence.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Oil's impact on retail  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing how rising geopolitical tensions in Iraq could affect consumers and retail sales, with Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; Erik Ristuben, Russell Investments; Jim Lowell, Advisor Investments; and Peter Andersen, Congress Wealth Management.

  • Eric Cantor: Taxed enough already  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:52 PM ET

    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor discusses what his loss in the Virginia primary to tea party candidate Dave Brat means for the Republican party.

  • Eric Cantor: Will step down as majority leader  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will step down from his leadership role on July 31st following a defeat by tea party candidate Dave Brat in the Virginia primary.

  • Eric Cantor: Honor to serve as majority leader  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    Following an upset by tea party candidate Dave Brat in the Virginia primary, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor sees the election as a personal setback and is optimistic about the future of the U.S.

  • Kudlow: Dave Brat free marketeer  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:25 PM ET

    Discussing tea party candidate Dave Brat's defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and how it will impacts immigration reform, with Barney Frank, former Massachusetts Representative, and CNBC senior contributor Larry Kudlow.

  • Economy not doing so well after all?  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    With the World Bank cutting its 2014 global growth estimate today, CNBC's Jeff Cox discusses concerns for the economy. The "Closing Bell" panel weighs in on job growth, the housing recovery and the state of the consumer.

  • Rough time in Iraq: Howard Dean  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing today's down day on Wall Street and how Iraq is impacting oil prices, with CNBC contributor Howard Dean; Stephanie Link; "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly; and CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Slow slog next few months: Pro  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:54 PM ET

    Discussing how Washington politics and the World Bank's growth forecast impacted today's market, with Randy Frederick, Charles Schwab, and Robert Zagunis, Jensen Investment Management.

  • Jack Bogle: Accept the market return for what it is Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 5:12 PM ET
    Jack Bogle

    Investors are better off investing in stocks versus commodities or gold for the long run, Vanguard founder Jack Bogle said.

  • Cantor loss will help Democrats: Barney Frank Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 5:39 PM ET

    Eric Cantor's loss to challenger David Brat is going to cause Republicans problems and help Democrats some, former Rep. Barney Frank said.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke to Ray Kurzweil, Google director of engineering, about how disruptive technologies will change the way we live and work.

  • Tea party reemerging?  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    Discussing why Eric Cantor lost and if the defeat signals the reemergence of the tea party, with Sara Fagen, DDC Advocacy partner, and CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Getting to know Dave Brat  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:35 PM ET

    After GOP congressional candidate Dave Brat stunningly defeated House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, CNBC's John Harwood takes a closer look at who exactly Dave Brat is and why Cantor lost.

  • Jack Bogle: Better off in stocks  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Despite market highs, new data shows investors are holding an average of 40 percent of their assets in cash. Vanguard founder Jack Bogle, says he is "extremely dubious" about the 40 percent number. Bogle also explains why investors are better off in stocks than in commodities or other "offbeat" investments.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Global growth story  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing the global economic picture and what's contributing to the markets "nervousness," with Gemma Godfrey, Brooks Macdonald Asset Management; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners; and David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management.

  • Investors, avoid this trap: 'Freakonomics' author Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 6:06 PM ET
    Stephen Dubner speaks at the World Business Forum in New York last year.

    No one is really good at predicting the future, "Freakonomics" co-author Stephen Dubner said.

  • No one is really good at predicting the future, "Freakonomics" co-author Stephen Dubner told CNBC's "Closing Bell" Tuesday.

  • What is Zuck up to? Behind Facebook's PayPal hire Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 5:02 PM ET
    David Marcus

    PayPal's president will now bead up FB's messaging products. But Bill Smead thinks Zuckerberg has very different intentions for the hire.

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