Closing Bell


  • Pawn Star: Economy getting better (pawn biz too!) Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 5:25 PM ET

    The economy is picking up, but uncertainty keeps consumers wary of making some purchases, said Rick Harrison, star of television show "Pawn Stars."

  • Icahn targets Apple in latest tweet     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 3:39 PM ET

    On the heels of Dan Loeb targeting Sony, and Bill Ackman's soap opera with JC Penney; Carl Icahn has tweeted that he has a large position in Apple and believes the company is undervalued. Gregory Taxin, Clinton Group, discusses recent activist issues.

  • The government has grounded a merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Bruce Schneider, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan; John Briggs, Axinn Weltrop Harkrider; and CNBC's David Faber weigh in.

  • 9 indicted in largest penny stock scheme     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn has the latest details on a penny scheme totaling $140 million resulting in 9 people indicted.

  • SeaWorld reports first earnings     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:11 PM ET

    SeaWorld is reporting Q2 EPS of $0.41 ex-items on revenue of $411 million, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Hindenburg omen hovers over Wall Street     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:16 PM ET

    According to Art Cashin, director of floor operations, the "Hindenburg Omen" is making its way back into daily market conversations. Should Investors be worried? Art and CNBC's Jeff Cox weigh in.

  • Stocks hold gains at the close     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    Markets in the green on many stock moving news headlines. Jeff Hussey, Russell Investments; Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance; Warren Meyers, DME Securities; and CNBC"s Rick Santelli discuss the day's trades.

  • Stocks hold steady gains     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 3:44 PM ET

    To discuss today's market movements just ahead of the close is Joe Quinlan, U.S Trust; and Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets.

  • Icahn takes a bite out of Apple     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 3:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt has the latest details in news that activist investor Carl Icahn has made a big investment in Apple.

  • CNBC's Scott Wapner shares details after talking to Carl Icahn about Apple comments.

  • The government is grounding a merger between American and U.S Airways. CNBC's Phil Lebeau has the latest details.

  • Tomorrow In :30     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Chad Morganlander, Stifel; Ashmead Pringle, Greenhaven Group; and Cliff Davis, BNP Paribas.

  • Reality TV is transforming small business across America. Barbara Corcoran of "Shark Tank", shares where she sees opportunities in the current environment.

  • BlackBerry tries to press the right buttons     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt follows BlackBerry's options. And Roy Choi, TechnoBuffalo; and Jefferson Graham, USA Today, share what investors are looking for from the smartphone giant.

  • Gold shimmers near 3-week high     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:33 PM ET

    The SPDR Gold Shares sees its first inflows in nearly 2 months. What is causing this sudden flight to this precious metal? Wolfgang Koester, FiREapps, discusses the move.

  • AOL's CEO embraces his inner Donald Trump     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    AOL chief Tim Armstrong reportedly fired a top executive during a mass conference call. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Is Bill Ackman the solution to JCP's woes?     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    Starbuck's CEO Howard Schultz is defending JC Penney's CEO Mike Ullman, who is under fire by activist Bill Ackman. Is Ackman the problem or solution for a JCP turnaround? Jason Rotman, Lido Isle Advisors; Sanjay Sanghoee, "Killing Wall Street" author; and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale school of Management, weigh in.

  • Is there plenty of upside momentum left? Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital Advisors & Burnham Asset Management, and Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill, weigh in.

  • Madoff 'makes out'     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank has the latest details in a bizarre love triangle potentially involving Bernie Madoff.

  • Stocks mixed in final hour     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    Dan McMahon, Raymond James, and John Spallanzani, GFI Group, dissect today's trading day before the closing bell. Spallanzani has his eye on the Australian dollar.

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