Closing Bell


  • Bogus billions: IRS' $13b problem  Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Larry Kudlow and Eamon Javers discuss the $13 billion in improper tax credits paid out by the IRS. Kudlow says the IRS is rife with problems and is poorly managed

  • IRS under fire for bad refunds  Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 3:33 PM ET

    The IRS reportedly paid out $13 billion in improper tax credits last year by mistake. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Dark horse retail picks  Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 3:27 PM ET

    Eric Beder, Brean Capital retail analyst, and Liz Dunn, Macquarie Capital senior retail analyst, discuss the beaten-down retail sector and provide their top retail plays right now.

  • Is Google's tax policy evil?  Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    A group of shareholders are asking Google to practice what it peaches and stop exploiting tax loopholes. David Garrity, GVA Research, and Robert Luna, Surevest Wealth Management, debate if Google should be paying more in taxes.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Bond supply & demand  Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing hot wholesale inflation data and uncertainty in the U.S. stock market, with Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners; Keith Fitz-Gerald, Money Map Press; David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds; and CNBC's Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli.

  • Defense testing 'robot soldiers'  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the defense department is testing unmanned machines, including the possibility of armed robots which could provide cover for soldiers and marines.

  • Porsche is being sued by the widow of the driver of the Porsche that crashed and killed Paul Walker along with her husband. CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details.

  • Dolly Lenz: Millennial bidding wars  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg and super broker Dolly Lenz, discuss first time buyers, and the overall health of real estate.

  • CNBC.com hot list: US jet fighter  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:33 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports which stories are leading the site, including Jane Wells' piece on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jet.

  • Understanding target date retirement funds  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:24 PM ET

    Financial Engines CEO Jeff Maggioncalda helps consult about 9 million of the 78 million baby boomers with their 401(k) plans. In one study, his company found people are making mistakes using "target date" retirement funds. Chad Parks, The Online 401(k) founder, provides perspective. With CNBC's Kelly Evans and Sharon Epperson.

  • Tech bubble concerns  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports from the Venture Scape Conference in San Francisco, on tech startup valuations. CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg, and super broker Dolly Lenz, provide perspective.

  • Europe a factor?  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:03 PM ET

    Discussing how much the outperformance in European equities is lifting the global market, with CNBC's Dominic Chu; "Fast Money's Guy Adami; and CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg of BuzzFeed.

  • BuzzFeed's Steinberg stepping down  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 4:03 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg says he will stay on as an adviser at BuzzFeed.

  • Market divergence unusual: Pro  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 3:51 PM ET

    Discussing extremes in the U.S. stock market and their investment strategy, with Erin Gibbs S&P Capital IQ, and Scott Rostan Training the Street.

  • CNBC's Seema Mody looks at the notable moves leading the decline in the Nasdaq.

  • Kellogg: Berkshire target?  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    Is Kellogg on Warren Buffett's shopping list? Scott Rothbort, Lake View Asset Management president, and Mark Hake, Hake Capital Management, debate whether Kellogg is Buffett's kind of company.

  • Buffett ready to scoop Kellogg?  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 3:32 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway may have an interest in buying Kellogg. Chu breaks down the characteristics of Kellogg.

  • Green Mountain 'the outlier': Pro  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 3:28 PM ET

    Does Coke's increased stake in Green Mountain mean the stock is a buy? Mitchell Pinheiro, Imperial Capital SVP equity research, and Steve Cortes, Veracruz, debate the play on the coffee company. Pinheiro says GMCR is a real true growth stock.

  • Housing & the Fed's plan  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    CNBC Contributor Ron Insana, and Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania, discuss how weakness in housing may change the Fed's game plan on unemployment and inflation.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Retail sales effect  Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing weak retail sales and the long-term bull market for stocks, with David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Markets; Kenny Polcari, O'Neal Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

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