Closing Bell


  • Options Action: Time to get into gold?     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    Brian Stutland of Stutland Volatility Group, looks at how options traders are betting on gold.

  • Mortgage rates volatility     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 4:42 PM ET

    A 5 percent mortgage rate may be nearing, and that could seriously crimp the housing industry. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.

  • What can $1 million buy you? CNBC's Brian Sullivan and Diana Olick report on 2 $1 million homes near Ivy League schools. Super broker Dolly Lenz picks the best offer.

  • Dividend paying stocks: Hot or not?     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 4:33 PM ET

    High dividend paying stocks have been underperforming the S&P over the past 90 days, CNBC's Seema Mody has the details. And Savita Subramanian, BofA Merrill Lynch, joins to discuss if dividend paying stocks are the right investment for your portfolio.

  • CFO roundtable: Sizing up Obamacare     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    Unemployment dropped to a 4 and a half year low despite job growth coming in lower than expected in August. Kurt Kuehn, UPS CFO; and John Stephens, AT&T CFO, join to provide reaction to the unimpressive report and how Obamacare will affect employment.

  • Russia sends another navy ship to Syria     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 4:10 PM ET

    President Obama and Russian President Putin failed to reach an agreement on Syria at the G-20 Summit. CNBC's John Harwood has the latest on the rising tensions. Mark Galeotti, NYU professor; and Stephen Sestanovich, Council on Foreign Relations, join to discuss Vladimir Putin's end game.

  • Mixed close for stocks     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    With anticipation for military action in Syria building, J.J. Burns, JJ Burns & Company; and CNBC's Ron Insana and Rick Santelli discuss how President Obama's plan will affect the markets and the Fed's ability to taper.

  • Major averages fade late in day     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Janet Engels, RBC Wealth Management; and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, discuss how disappointing jobs numbers will affect the economy.

  • Syria cast shadow over G-20 Summit     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 3:38 PM ET

    NBC's Steve Sedgwick is in St. Petersburg, Russia with the latest from the G-20 Summit. And William Cohen, former Secretary of Defense, shares his opinion on President Obama's mission.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli debate what the lower unemployment rate says about the labor force and the economy.

  • Romer on jobs: 'Long way to go'     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 3:13 PM ET

    Less than expected jobs numbers were released today for August adding 169,000 jobs. Christina Romer, Council of Economic Advisers former chair, explains why she feels we need to move a lot faster than that to repair the labor market. The number is "not anything to crow about" she says. She also explains her support for Janet Yellen as Fed chair.

  • Bonds 101: Why 3% matters     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 3:07 PM ET

    The 10-year Treasury retreated from 3%. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera explains why that crucial bench mark could have a big impact on your investments.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses how investors think the Fed will react to today's job numbers. Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; John Manley, Wells Fargo Funds Management; Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli weigh in.

  • Fed Survey: Fed disturbed by jobs report?     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses how investors think the Fed will react to today's job numbers.

  • Home Depot CEO: No plans for global expansion Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 4:39 PM ET
    Frank Blake, CEO, Home Depot

    The U.S. housing market is strengthening, and Home Depot CEO Frank Blake said his company has no plans to expand globally.

  • CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her observation on what housing is telling us about the economy.

  • Tomorrow In :30     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Michael Underhill, Capital Innovations; and Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • 10-year breaks 3%     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the 10-year Treasury yield has touched the 3 percent mark.

  • From the gridiron to Wall Street     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reveals the highest priced game tickets for the 2013 NFL season. And 2 former pro football players Tom Freeman, UBS Financial Services Group; and David Howard, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, join to discuss their transition into investing from the NFL.

  • JPM quits student loans biz     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 4:30 PM ET

    JPMorgan Chase is leaving the student loan business, CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the story. And Sheila Bair, Former FDIC chair, joins to discuss JPM woes, explains why we need much tougher capital standards and reveals her support for Janet Yellen as Fed chair.

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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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  • 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."

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    Kelly Evans is an on-air correspondent, reporting across CNBC's business day programming. She is co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."

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