Closing Bell


  • Torsten Slok, chief international economist for Deutsche Bank, discusses how large 401(k)s are causing older workers to decline from returning to the labor market.

  • The next Twitter-sized IPO?     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks at companies expected to go public in 2014 and explains why Pinterest is the one to watch.

  • Tech to drive Nasdaq to 5,000?     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Nick Raich, The Earnings Scout CEO, and Russ Koesterich, Blackrock Global, discuss how tech earnings impact the Nasdaq.

  • Guidance trouble on horizon?     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    Discussing revenue growth and weak guidance for Q1, with Evan Newmark, private investor; CNBC contributor Howard Dean; and CNBC's Bob Pisani, Morgan Brennan and Robert Frank.

  • No way to discern market direction: Pro     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 3:51 PM ET

    Discussing the stock markets lack of direction, with Ben Willis, Albert Fried managing director.

  • Market has wait-and-see attitude: Darst     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management senior advisor, and Greg Sarian, HighTower managing director, discuss the direction of the stock market and where they are putting money to work.

  • Better play: BBY or BBBY?     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    Best Buy and Bed Bath & Beyond were red hot in 2013, but both have gone ice cold. CNBC's Dominic Chu and Seema Mody debate which company has a better chance of turning things around in 2014.

  • Colby Harris says he was fired from a Texas Wal-Mart for protesting for better wages and benefits. The National Labor Relations Board says the firings were illegal and Wal-Mart must reinstate those workers. Wal-Mart, on the other hand, says the workers were fired for "violations of other policies including attendance."

  • General Electric's stock is getting smacked today. David Seaburg, Cowen & Company head of sales & trading, and Eric Marshall, Hodges Fund, discuss the play on GE. "The stock has a lot of margin expansion and will go higher," Seaburg says.

  • Massive muni market faces PR default     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 3:14 PM ET

    Larry McDonald, Newedge USA senior director, and Dan Loughran, Oppenheimer Funds, discuss the threat Puerto Rico poses to the $4 trillion U.S. muni bond market. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing earnings expectations and when a correction will hit, with Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; Jim Schlager, Moss Adams Wealth Advisors; John Doyle, Tempus; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • This week's 8 must-see moments from 'Fast Money' Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 2:45 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" pros address the top issues of this past week.

  • Democracy and capitalism: 25 years from now     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:51 PM ET

    Will American-style democracy be preserved a quarter century from now? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera takes a look at what democracy and capitalism may hold for 2039.

  • CNBC.com hot list: Police pension battle     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports police pensions, Dow 18,000, and hacker methods are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Women-run hedge funds outperform men in S&P 500     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:38 PM ET

    Kelly Easterling, Rothstein Kass, says women-ran hedge funds tend to be smaller which leads them to be more nimble. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera weighs in.

  • BB&T chairman and CEO Kelly King weighs in on better-than-expected earnings, community banking, and opportunities in Texas.

  • Fire rages near LA     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on unexpected wildfires near Los Angeles. Park rangers have updated the fire danger level to extreme.

  • Retailers should look to Amazon: Pro     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    Bill Tancer, Experian Marketing Services, says retailers that will win in 2014 have to understand the consumer. CNBC's Jon Fortt and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera weigh in.

  • Intel guided in line: Pro     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:08 PM ET

    Patrick Wang, Evercore Partners, reacts to Intel's Q4 earnings and questions the strength of its servers.

  • American Express reports Q4 earnings     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    American Express is reporting Q4 EPS of $1.21 on revenue of $8.55 billion, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.

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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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