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  • Google buys 8 robotics companies     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Google bought military robot maker Boston Dynamics. Google is not saying what the purpose of buying the robotics company is. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, weighs in.

  • Most hated bull markets of all time: Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:17 PM ET

    The Associated Press-GfK poll shows 39 percent predict stocks will drop next year and only 14 percent of respondents think the markets will finish the year higher. Hank Smith, Haverford Investments, and Scott Carmack, Leader Capital, provide insight.

  • Boeing announces buyback & dividend increase     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:16 PM ET

    Boeing is increasing its dividend by more than 50 percent, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Google valuation reasonable: FM's Adami     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    "Fast Money" trader Guy Adami says he's liked Google for a while, in discussing the announcement of Boston Dynamics' new robots. The "Closing Bell" panel digs into other tech stocks including Twitter.

  • Inflation is a very serious issue: Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:57 PM ET

    With tapering seemingly imminent, Peter Costa, Empire Executions president, discusses the inflation rate and unemployment. Costa says he is long the market and it's a trading environment.

  • Market is in a 'taper yawn': Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    Jordan Waxman, HighTower managing director, and Chris Hyzy, U.S. Trust managing director and CIO, discuss market momentum, the taper and international investing.

  • 'Santa Claus' rally benficiaries     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis explains the "Santa Claus" rally and the influx the major indices usually see during the last days of the trading season.

  • CNBC's Scott Wapner reports Herbalife announces completion of re-audited results from 2010 through 2012. Investor Carl Icahn says Herbalife is undervalued, has capital and has been viable for years and years.

  • Tesla is an ecosystem: Analyst     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:20 PM ET

    Louis Basenese, chief investment strategist at the Wall Street Daily, calls Tesla's valuation is irrational, while Matthew Argersinger, senior analyst at The Motley Fool, says Tesla will attract new demand.

  • Greg McBride, Bankrate.com senior financial analyst, addresses a new survey that says 40 percent of shoppers will spend less this holiday season and what obstacles are keeping consumers from upping their spending.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing potential for a market pullback if a taper is announced, with Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management; Thomas Karsten, Karsten Advisors; Jon Smith, DT Investment Partners; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Re-allocating back into bonds: Pro     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:01 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Zachary Karabell thinks investors will be forced back into bond allocations, but won't necessarily leave equities for bonds.

  • Confidence in bitcoin?     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 3:11 PM ET

    Silicon Valley guru Mark Andreessen's firm is investing $25 million in Coinbase, which is reportedly the largest-ever investment in a bitcoin-related company, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani provides insight into some of the big market moving events expected next week, including the Fed meeting and FOMC operation Thursday. Paul Pagnato of Pagnato-Karp Group, says he would love to see the market go down.

  • Madoff on JPM settlement talks     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    Bernie Madoff claims he has provided key information to the Treasury inspector general's office, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • "Sharknado" actor Ian Ziering says actors in unions need to make so much per year to qualify for specific health insurance. He says he signed onto "Sharknado" to keep his insurance.

  • CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports from "Eagle Liquors" in Passaic, New Jersey, where a winning Powerball ticket was sold back in March. The drawing is tonight for $425 million.

  • Mega Millions jackpot is $425 million     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:39 PM ET

    Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is now $452 million. Stew Leonard Jr., CEO of stew Leonard's. says "it's nice to dream."

  • CNBC.com hot list     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:31 PM ET

    CNBC.com's managing editor Allen Wastler shares what's hot on the website today, including Politico's Ben White's article on what could mess up the budget deal.

  • US economy moderately constructive: Pro     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 4:31 PM ET

    Looking ahead to next year, and how the budget agreement in Washington may impact the Fed's decision to taper, with Former OMB director Peter Orszag of Citigroup Global Banking.

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