Closing Bell


  • Sports right fees on the rise     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    Bill Hague, Frank N. Magid Associates, shares the impacts skyrocketing rights fees will have on consumers.

  • 21st Century Fox's first investor day     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 4:45 PM ET

    It was a first for 21st Century Fox today. Rupert Murdoch was the headliner saying "content is still king," reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. content is still king

  • CNBC contributor Dennis Gartman, explains where he sees dangers and opportunities in the markets. "Technology is way beyond me" he says.

  • Fed's Fisher sees improvement in the economy     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Richard Fisher, president of the Dallas Federal Reserve, says the Fed may be able to start tapering bond purchases in September. If the economy keeps improving it may be time to "dial back" monetary accommodation from the Fed, Fisher says.

  • Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher jokingly suggests an alternative when Maria Bartiromo asks for his thoughts on Janet Yellen and Larry Summers, the two people widely seen as leading candidates to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve.

  • Priceline reports earnings     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 4:07 PM ET

    Priceline is reporting Q2 EPS of $9.70 non-gaap, on revenue of $1.68 billion, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • SEC vs. SAC's Cohen latest     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 4:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports a judge has approved motion to stay civil proceedings against Steven Cohen. SAC's Cohen was charged with failure to supervise his employees as they engaged in what was described as securities fraud.

  • Lionsgate reports earnings     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    Lions Gate Entertainment is reporting Q1 EPS of $0.10 on revenue of $570 million, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Positive close for the markets     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    For the first time this week, the markets closed in the green. Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Funds; Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors; and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss whether the markets are driven by the Fed or earnings.

  • Can we break the losing streak?     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; and Ben Willis, Albert Fried and Company, take a look at the market's flow ahead of the close.

  • Ackman to JCP: 'Find a new CEO'     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the latest details from the ongoing JC Penney saga.

  • Paul Miller, FBR Capital Markets; and Thomas Gorman, Dorsey and Whitney weigh in on charges against JPMorgan and PNC over mortgage related issues.

  • Banks face more housing headaches     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 3:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis has the latest details on federal regulations taking aim at JPMorgan and PNC over mortgage related issues.

  • Ashton Kutcher...for Fed chief?! Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 7:03 PM ET

    Who will be the next Fed chief? You won't believe it but Ashton Kutcher's name came up. What's even more surprising, is who said it—Dallas Fed chief Richard Fisher!

  • Pimco's Bill Gross on winning the 'bond war'     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 3:10 PM ET

    Bill Gross of Pimco told CNBC's "Closing Bell" that the Fed's easy money policies are unsustainable and that when they end bond will benefit.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    To discuss today's markets movements and tapering is Jim Lacamp, UBS; James Lowell, Adviser Investments; and Steven Rees, JPMorgan Private Bank, discuss tapering.

  • Earnings extravaganza     Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton takes a look at Amazon, Starbucks, Zynga, and Newmont Mining ahead of earnings reports after the bell.

  • Time Warner CEO to retire     Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 3:39 PM ET

    Glenn Britt, of Time Warner, is set to retire at the end of the year, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Sperling: 'We are not growing fast enough'     Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 3:25 PM ET

    Political analyst and business leaders feel President Obama's speech was more about republican criticism, than economic growth. Gene Sperling, National Economic Council director, discusses his response to the president's speech.

  • Was sequestration a non-event for the defense industry? David Cote, CEO of Honeywell, discusses the impact of sequestration on his company, as well as the state of the economy.

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