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  • Battleground states for Tesla     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down what challenges Tesla faces in certain U.S. states.

  • Nike pops on strong earnings     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    Nike is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.76 on revenue of $6.97 billion, with CNBC's Sara Eisen.

  • Symantec terminates CEO     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    Symantec has named board member Michael Brown as its interim CEO. CNBC's Josh Lipton has the details.

  • Former House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank reacts to the Federal Reserve's annual bank stress tests. 29 out of 30 of the participating banks met its requirements.

  • Banks get healthy: Pro     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    Discussing the health of financial stocks after 29 out of 30 banks that participated in the Federal Reserve's annual stress test met its requirements, with the "Closing Bell" panel.

  • Discover Financial to increase dividend     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Discover Financial proposed to increase its next quarterly dividend to $0.24 from $0.20.

  • Fed releases bank stress test results     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports 29 out of 30 banks that participated in the Federal Reserve's annual stress test met its requirements.

  • Consumer in very good shape: Pro     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 3:55 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the consumer and discretionary spending, with Doug Cote, ING Investment Management chief market strategist, and Mike PeQueen, HighTower managing director.

  • Fundamentals driving the market: Strategist     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing today's market bounce and what sectors they are playing right now, with Doug Cote, ING Investment Management chief market strategist, and Mike PeQueen, HighTower managing director.

  • Nike: A global economic indicator     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen previews Nike's earnings release and discusses investor expectations.

  • Yellen gave the right impression: Pro     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Discussing Janet Yellen's confusing comment on the timing of rate hikes, with Mark Calabria, The Cato Institute; Greg Ip, The Economist U.S. economics editor; and CNBC's Jeff Cox.

  • Playing dividend paying stocks     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    Discussing how a rising interest rate environment will impact dividend paying stocks, with Joseph Keating, Central State Wealth Management, and CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Fed reality     Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing Janet Yellen's influence on today's stock market bounce, with Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Todd Burchett, Athena Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • CNBC.com hot list: El-Erian in the lead     Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 4:52 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports the Federal Reserve, Obama's budget proposal, and Noodles CEO on tipping workers are the hottest topics on CNBC.com.

  • Robert Hager, NBC special correspondent and aviation specialist, discusses the lack of evidence in the missing Malaysia Flight 370 investigation.

  • Time to make headway on variable rate debt: Pro     Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 4:35 PM ET

    Greg McBride, Bankrate.com senior financial analyst, discusses the Federal Reserve's tapering process and interest rates. CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Nathan Bachrach, Financial Network Group provides perspective.

  • SAC hires data firm to ensure compliance     Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 4:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports SAC Capital has hired Palantir to improve compliance and monitor its employees. Palantir is CIA backed and has previously conducted a pilot program at SAC.

  • Cramer: 'No place' for rationality     Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 4:28 PM ET

    "Mad Money's" Jim Cramer explains why he is "so old school" when it comes to the market.

  • Former Federal Reserve Governor Randy Kroszner, and Jan Haatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist, parse what, exactly, Janet Yellen said during her press conference.

  • eBay refutes Icahn charges     Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 4:14 PM ET

    Activist investor Carl Icahn sent a statement to eBay earlier suggesting they spin off 20 percent of PayPal. CNBC's Jon Fortt has the details, as well as eBay's response.

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  • Anything can happen between the bells of the trading day. But what happens during the last hour could be what matters most. CNBC's "Closing Bell" guides you through the most important hour of the trading day. The show takes a close-up look at how the markets are moving, what's driving them and how investors are reacting. Live coverage includes reports from the Chicago Board of Trade, New York Mercantile Exchange, NASDAQ and the NYSE. Analysts, money managers and CEOs explain their strategies, share opinions, and provide an inside perspective on breaking news stories. In addition, "Closing Bell" provides instant analysis of corporate profit reports, as soon as they break, during the quarterly earning seasons. Features include interviews with entrepreneurs, plus an inside-look at how executives and high-net-worth individuals spend their time and money.

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