Closing Bell


  • Finding value in the market: FB, QQQ & more  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    The retail investor view of the markets, with Charlie Kirk, Turning Point USA founder, and Wayne Smalls, Health & Human Services engineer

  • Activist investing: Take the good with the bad  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    Coca-Cola is backpedaling on its executive compensation plan after pressure from Warren Buffet. Phil Koosed, BAMKO founder & CEO; Jon Taffer, Bar Rescue host; and CNBC contributors Josh Brown and Carol Roth, discuss the impact of activist investors on corporate America.

  • Greenspan's biggest regret  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan looks back on the most memorable moments in the last 25 years for the U.S. economy and discusses his greatest moment and biggest regret.

  • LNKD beats on top & bottom line  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 4:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan breaks down Q1 earnings and guidance for LinkedIn.

  • International Paper CEO: Focused on what we can do now  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 4:30 PM ET

    International Paper Chairman & CEO John Faraci, provides perspective on the state of consumer spending, and why he'd like to see both corporate and individual tax reform.

  • Kraft Q1 EPS $0.85 vs. $0.76 estimate  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 4:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Kraft Foods beat analyst estimates, but missed slightly on sales.

  • Hyatt's Q1 moves hotel stocks  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 4:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the record close for the Dow, and which stocks are moving on earnings reports.

  • Expedia beats on revenue & EPS  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Expedia beats slightly on both revenue and earnings per share.

  • CNBC rings the closing bell  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 3:59 PM ET

    CNBC's President Mark Hoffman and the entire CNBC staff ring the closing bell at its headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey.

  • Don't blame Fed for financial crisis: Greenspan Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 5:04 PM ET
    Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman

    The former chairman of the Federal Reserve defends policy prior to the global financial crisis.

  • Generac CEO: U.S. power grid '3rd world'  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    Aaron Jagdfeld, Generac Power Systems CEO, discusses why consumers need generators and explains the weather's impact on the drop in power generator sales.

  • Twitter's international opportunity  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 3:33 PM ET

    Twitter or Facebook? Shane Snow, Contently.com chief creative officer, says Twitter is massively underrated. Larry Fishelson, Dynalink, says Facebook will have explosive growth and their ad model is a long-term sustaining beast.

  • Street confused to neutral: Pro  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 3:51 PM ET

    Discussing how the jobs number will impact the stock market and the chances of a significant sell-off, with Michael Block, Rhino Trading Partners, and Michael Lear, Athena Capital Advisors.

  • Discussing the health of the economy and corporate profit growth, with Larry McDonald, Newedge USA senior director.

  • Putin's real power  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 3:19 PM ET

    John Hofmeister, former Shell Oil president, says Russian President Vladimir Putin has spent years developing energy companies' trust in Russia and wouldn't want to break that. Chris Faulkner, Breitling Oil CEO, discusses the impact to oil price in the U.S.

  • FB & TWTR: Tale of two social darlings  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 3:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody digs into Twitter and Facebook earnings and looks at what's driving their divergence.

  • Good news! Banks lending again: Forbes  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 4:08 PM ET

    Digging into new all-time highs for the Dow, and the health of bank lending, with CNBC contributor Ron Insana; Forbes Media Chairman Steve Forbes; and FMHR trader Jon Najarian.

  • Investors not 'feelin' the market: Jon Taffer  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing the red hot bond market and Expedia's earnings, with "Fast Money" traders Josh Brown and Guy Adami; and Jon Taffer, Bar Rescue host.

  • Putin watching impact to Gasprom, Rosneft  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on what Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters in response to U.S. sanctions.

  • Activists can help control CEO pay: Pro  Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 3:22 PM ET

    Nell Minow, Corporate Library co-founder, and Marc LoPresti, LoPresti Law Group, discuss the role of shareholder activism in executive compensation plans and the power of company boards.

About Closing Bell

  • 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.

Contact Closing Bell

  • Showtimes

    United States
    Monday - Friday 3:00P ET
    Monday - Saturday 21:00 CET
    Tuesday - Saturday 03:00 SIN/HK
    Tuesday - Saturday 05:00 SYD
    New Zealand
    Tuesday - Saturday 07:00 NZ


  • With almost 30 years experience in business television, Bill Griffeth is co-anchor of the 3 p.m. ET hour of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

  • Kelly Evans

    Kelly Evans is co-anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

Follow Closing Bell