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  • SeaWorld CEO: Despite controversy, record year     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 3:35 PM ET

    SeaWorld is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Jim Atchison, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment president & CEO, discusses revenue expectations and comments on the PR problem caused by controversial documentary "Blackfish" which raised concerns about the treatment of killer whales in captivity.

  • Steven Rees, JPMorgan Private Bank U.S. head of equity strategy, discusses how earnings growth and tapering have contributed to the markets positive performance.

  • CNBC.com hot list     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:49 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports manufacturing, millionaires, and Apple's deal with China Mobile are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Yahoo COO de Castro out     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Yahoo's COO Henrique De Castro is leaving the company effective Thursday.

  • CSX CEO: Positive growth for 2014     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:22 PM ET

    Michael Ward, CSX CEO, projects modest growth for 2014 and discusses trends throughout Q4. Ward also expects to face some similar coal challenges experienced in 2013.

  • JC Penney to close 33 stores     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports JC Penney is to close 33 underperforming stores, eliminating 2,000 jobs to generate $65 million in annual cost savings.

  • Still need a catalyst for forward growth: Pro     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Dissecting market activity, with Dani Hughes, Divine Capital; Nathan Bachrach, Financial Network Group; and CNBC's Eamon Javers and Steve Liesman. Bachrach says when financials do well, the whole market does well.

  • A day of historic highs     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 3:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani breaks down a day of historic stock market highs, but says metals and telecoms lagged.

  • Cramer: BofA had a 'nirvana' quarter     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses the wild swings investors have seen in the stock market this year, and introduces his new book "Get Rich Carefully."

  • Robust economy gives upside to banks: Pro     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 3:25 PM ET

    Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital Advisors president & CIO, breaks down the strong earnings reports from the banking sector and tells which banks are the best buys for investors.

  • AFL-CIO pres.: Unions give workers a strong voice     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 3:14 PM ET

    Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO president, discusses the role of labor unions in America, comments on Amazon employee efforts to unionize and what he would do to help.

  • Amazon holds union elections     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 3:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports workers at Amazon are making an effort to unionize, but its only 30 people so far. Is this a big deal for the commerce giant?

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing earnings estimates for 2014 and if a 10 percent correction will hit, with Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ; Peter Andersen, Congress Asset Management; Keith Fitz-Gerald, Money Map Press; Gerard Fitzpatrick, Russell Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Sen. Thune: Aren't creating jobs we need     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 4:51 PM ET

    Sen. John Thune, (R) South Dakota, explains how he would like to implicate tax breaks for companies that hire the unemployed. We need to not treat the symptom but fix the problem, says Sen. Thune.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors has declared its first dividend for common shareholders of $0.30 per share.

  • CNBC.com hot list: Who pays for the Internet?     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports Elon Musk's comments on Tesla's battery fires, building the iTunes of porn, and the net neutrality case are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers breaks down NJ Gov. Chris Christie's State of the State address. Christie discussed tax cuts, the economy, and jobs in the state of New Jersey.

  • Lululemon outgoing CEO on food venture     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 4:29 PM ET

    Lululemon outgoing CEO Christine Day talks about healthy food company Luvo, where she's moving as CEO.

  • Lululemon outgoing CEO: Brand has long runway     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 4:28 PM ET

    Lululemon outgoing CEO Christine Day her decision to step down as CEO, and how confident she is in the team.

  • Tesla CEO: Very optimistic for 2014     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 4:10 PM ET

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk discusses the company's production rate, and what investors can expect in 2014. He shares an update on its Model E.

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