Closing Bell


  • President Obama: Going to keep moving forward     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 4:26 PM ET

    President Obama says his administration will keep working to improve the Affordable Care Act, despite political disagreements. "I'm not asking the Republicans to agree with me on everything, but the people shouldn't pay the price of political disagreements" he says.

  • Health reform was designed to help the uninsured and under-insured, explains President Obama. "Ever since Obamacare was passed, if insurers decided to downgrade or cancel sub-standard plans -- we told them to replace them with quality comprehensive coverage," he says.

  • President Obama: Marketplace built on MA model     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    President Obama discusses health care in Massachusetts, and how it served as a model for Obamacare. "Your law was the model for the nation's law," he says.

  • President to speak on health care     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers previews what President Obama may say on health care in Boston, MA.

  • Opportunities in Europe, but be careful: Pro     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Gemma Godfrey, Brooks MacDonald Asset Management, says to be selective in this momentum driven market.

  • Bogle: Fed shouldn't try to move stocks     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:28 PM ET

    Jack Bogle, The Vanguard Group, says the market is "okay," and not unhealthy. He says dividend yield is actually going up and the Fed should be very careful on raising asset prices.

  • Crowdfunding a pro for startups?     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:17 PM ET

    Alan Patricof, Greycroft LCC, explains why he thinks crowdfunding will open up a whole new door for startups.

  • Sebelius on the offensive     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs breaks down today's testimony on Healthcare.gov by Kathleen Sebelius.

  • EHealth CEO: We can fix this mess     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:10 PM ET

    Gary Lauer, EHealth CEO, discusses his offer to take over Healthcare.gov. We understand what consumers what and understand how to give people the information they need, he says.

  • Tesla, Netflix & Micron Tech up 100% ytd     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody breaks down the biggest movers in the Nasdaq including Gilead Sciences and Baidu.

  • Brazil's OGX files for bankruptcy     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:11 PM ET

    The Brazilian oil company was controlled by former billionaire Eike Batista. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Making sense of the market after a Fed's decision to continue their bond buying program, with Greg Ip, The Economist; Bob Keiser, S&P Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • EHealth's CEO says he can fix Obamacare Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    Gary Lauer, chairman, president and chief executive officer of eHealth Inc.

    A top online health insurance marketplace is asking President Obama to let it run the shopping and enrollment process for troubled HealthCare.gov.

  • Blankfein: IPO environment 'alive and well' Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 7:06 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Goldman Sachs Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said now is a great time for companies to enter the public market.

  • Hank Paulson: Jamie Dimon a strong CEO Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 6:09 PM ET
    Hank Paulson

    Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson commenting on the $13 billion fine levied on JPMorgan, said on CNBC that Jamie Dimon is a "very strong CEO."

  • 'Wrong' if JPM uses FDIC to pay penalty: Frank Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 4:46 PM ET
    Barney Frank, left, and Christopher Dodd in 2008

    Former Rep. Barney Frank said it would be embarrassing and wrong if JPMorgan ended up being compensated by the FDIC.

  • Blankfein: Clearing houses 'terrific'     Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein discusses the potential impact of derivative transparency on exchanges. "The unintended consequences will produce a new set of risks," he explains.

  • Blankfein: IPOs 'alive & well'     Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 4:39 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein discusses the current economic environment for IPOs. "The idea flow is terrific" and this is a great time for companies to come to market, he says.

  • Hank Paulson: Dimon & the DOJ     Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    Discussing the possibility of JPMorgan's $13 billion settlement with the Justice Department collapsing, and the acquisition of Bear Stearns, with Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson.

  • Banks safer, leverage down: Paulson     Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    Five years after the financial crisis, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson, discusses what got the economy on its feet again, and what still needs to be done. He also talks about how Democrats and Republicans were able to work together.

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