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  • JCP in trouble again     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:48 PM ET

    JC Penney is under fire for a back to school ad, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Adam Richman: Sizing up restaurants     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    Adam Richman, of "Fandemonium" & "Man vs. Food," shares what it takes to be successful in the restaurant business.

  • Zoetis aims to make animals healthier     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    More than $53 billion is spent on household pets each year. Zoetis is at the forefront of keeping those pets around the world healthy. Juan Ramon Alaix, Zoetis CEO, joins to discuss a partnership with the Smithsonian.

  • Social media during trading hours?     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:13 PM ET

    Apple stock is continuing to climb today after a tweet from Carl Icahn revealing a large stake in the company. Ron Insana, CNBC contributor; Dave Maney, Deke Digital; and Peter Costa, Empire Executions, discuss the use of social media during trading hours to announce stock positions.

  • Cisco earnings in line with expectations     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:07 PM ET

    Cisco's Q4 earnings do well on margins. Erik Suppiger, JMP Securities; and Mark Sue RBC Capital Markets, provide instant analysis. "It's a much better company than it was a year ago," says Sue.

  • Cisco reports Q4 earnings     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    Cisco is reporting Q4 EPS of $0.52 ex-items on revenue of $12.42 billion, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Dow closes down over 100 points     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 4:02 PM ET

    A down day for the markets today. Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group, and Peter Anderson, Congress Asset Management, discuss movement in stocks and tapering.

  • Dow tries to avoid worse day since June 28th     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Michael Gayed, Atac Inflation Rotation Fund; and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ, compare the markets today to those of 1987 and take a look at emerging markets.

  • Cisco earnings ahead     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt previews Cisco ahead of earnings. The "x factor" is going to be gross margins, he says.

  • Wal-Mart earnings preview     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan previews Wal-Mart ahead of its earnings release set for Thursday morning.

  • Marcus Lemonis, host of "The Profit," breaks down last night's episode, and weighs in on AOL's CEO.

  • Crisis in Egypt turns deadly     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports in Cairo where a curfew has been issued. The death toll from today's operations has now reached 149.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman has the latest on comments by St. Louis Fed president James Bullard on tapering and the Federal Reserve.

  • 2 ex-JPMorgan traders charged     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:08 PM ET

    The government formally filed criminal charges against 2 former JPMorgan traders at the center of the "London Whale" trading losses. CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Will tapering begin in September? Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial; Adam Thurgood, Hightower; and CNBC's Rick Santelli weigh in and break down today's markets.

  • Tomorrow In :30     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Brian Evans, Bond Street Wealth Management; Teri Viswanath, BNP Paribas; and David Smith, Rockland Trust.

  • Growing popularity of pawn shops     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:49 PM ET

    Small business is now becoming big business. Rick Harrison, "Pawn Stars", shares where he sees the consumer, economy, and gold going.

  • Will BlackBerry survive?     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:42 PM ET

    Larry Fishelson, Dynalink thinks BlackBerry is dead, and Colleen Taylor, Tech Crunch, says the "parts might be more valuable than the whole."

  • BlackBerry in motion to privatization     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    According to a report Fairfax Financial may take BlackBerry private; CNBC's Seema Mody reports.

  • The Bitcoin crackdown     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:32 PM ET

    Bitcoin is a virtual currency getting a lot of attention by the real world. Coinsetter is a company dedicated to making Bitcoin safe to use. Jaron Lukasiewicz, Coinsetter CEO, shares what the industry has to say. And Benjamin Lawsky, superintendent of NY Department of Financial Services, shares the regulators' side of the story.

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