Closing Bell


  • Bubbles happening more frequently: Pro     Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 3:32 PM ET

    James Bianco, Bianco Research president, and Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial, react to Warren Buffett's comments on the next financial disaster and discuss the ripple effects of the Ukrainian crisis.

  • Better bet: Visa or MasterCard     Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 3:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu and Seema Mody break down Visa and MasterCard, two companies who do virtually the same thing, but should be viewed differently from an investment standpoint.

  • Putin's end game & what sanctions can do     Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Terry Miller, The Heritage Foundation, discusses the potential for economic sanctions against Russia if Crimea splits off from Ukraine and joins Russia as expected.

  • Crimea braces for Russian annexation     Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 3:13 PM ET

    Russian stocks hit a four and a half year low ahead of this weekend's pivotal referendum in Crimea to split off from Ukraine, NBC's Ian Williams reports the latest developments on the crisis.

  • Discussing the Crimean referendum and how China and Ukraine are impacting the U.S. stock market, with Diane Garnick, Clear Alternatives; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Bill Smith, SAM Advisors; Jason Pride, Glenmede; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • CNBC.com hot list: Global events sting stocks     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 4:51 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports Art Cashin's market outlook, global events, and Marc Faber are the most popular topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Amazon Prime fee hike     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 4:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Amazon's annual Prime membership fee will jump to $99 from $79. Todd Haselton, Techno Buffalo, provides insight.

  • CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the Senate has agreed to compromise on restoring long-term unemployment benefits for 5 months.

  • Williams-Sonoma CEO Laura Alber discusses seasonal trends and healthy living color pallets. Alber is focused on a fully integrated e-commerce websites for the company's global expansion.

  • General Motors' reputation risk     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    The potential risk General Motors faces to future profits because of the multiple investigations into the handling of its ignition switch recall, with Paul Ingrassia, Reuters managing editor.

  • Ugly week for markets     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 4:16 PM ET

    How stocks and bonds are impacted by Draghi's dovish comments, and geopolitical concerns overseas, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Bob Pisani.

  • Emotion back in market: Pro     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    Dissecting current market conditions, with David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles & Co.; Barry Knapp, Barclays; and Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities.

  • Still not oversold in any index: Pro     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 3:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Keith Bliss, Cuttone & Company senior vice president, discuss if today's selling pressure will continue into tomorrow.

  • Pisani: No panic in selloff     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 3:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Jeff Cox discuss the defensive plays investors are making amid today's market selloff.

  • Investors in risk-off mode     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 3:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan looks at what stocks and sectors are dragging down today's market.

  • Brian Niccol, Taco Bell president, discusses Taco Bell's move into the breakfast market and what impact it will have on hiring.

  • Discussing the state of food prices and how geopolitical events in Ukraine could disrupt the balance of agricultural supply and demand, with Robert Crain, AGCO SVP & general manager.

  • Feeling the protein pain     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    The USDA is forecasting inflation for protein to more than double this year, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Sean Aggarwal, Trulia CFO, and Thomas Freyman, Abbott Laboratories CFO, discuss Obamacare and the impact of President Obama's overtime pay order on employers. Aggarwal says overtime pay will come back into the economy and will end up in extra spending across different sectors.

  • Obama's executive overtime order     Thursday, 13 Mar 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on President Obama's controversial executive order to raise overtime pay.

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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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