Closing Bell


  • It's all downhill for Best Buy in 2014: Pro     Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    Best Buy shares are up nearly 250 percent this year. Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray senior research analyst likes the electronics company's robust product cycle. Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities managing director of equity research, is calling for a drop in share price.

  • Discussing if the China Mobile deal will lead to a prosperous 2014 for Apple, with Larry Haverty, Gabelli Funds, and Larry Fishelson, Dynalink CEO. "If you don't change with constant disruptive technology you're not going to last," Fishelson says.

  • Jacob Zamansky, Zamansky & Associates partner, Scott Reckard, Los Angeles Times reporter, and Marc LoPresti, LoPresti Law Group, discuss the accusations levied against Wells Fargo Bank who is accused of opening customer accounts, without consent, to meet quotas and boost company profits.

  • Target Breach: Banks respond     Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 3:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports how banks are responding to Target's security breach and what measures they are rolling out to protect customers. Some banks will overnight clients a new credit card free of charge.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing the "Santa Claus rally," and the looming rise in interest rates, with Joe Duran, United Capital Financial Advisors; Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Russia frees Khodorkovsky     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 4:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest about the release of Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky from prison.

  • General embarrassment     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports how U.S Air Force Major General Michael Carey with unique knowledge of U.S. nuclear missiles being set up in Russia, boozed his way out of the military.

  • CNBC.com hot list     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    CNBC.com retail reporter Krystina Gustafson reports bank owned homes, paying with credit cards, and jobs are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • More customers shopping online: Pro     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 4:32 PM ET

    Can "Super Saturday" save the holiday retail season? Sucharita Mulpuru-Kodal, Forrester Research, discusses retail sale days. Mulpuru-Kodal says department stores are doing pretty well this season.

  • CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the lack of diversity among Silicon Valley board rooms. The "Closing Bell" panel weighs in.

  • Discussing whether BlackBerry can remain competitive in 2014, with Mark Sue, RBC Capital Markets analyst.

  • Wealth effect impact to stocks     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 4:01 PM ET

    Discussing current market conditions, and the recovery for the rich, with Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter; CNBC's Robert Frank and Mary Thompson; and Andrew Stoltman of Stoltman Law Offices.

  • Pisani: Market lost some altitude     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani breaks down what's moving in the closing moments of the market, and explains "market on close" orders and why volume skyrockets at market close.

  • Wayne Wilbanks, Wilbanks, Smith and Thomas Asset Management CIO, and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management chief investment strategist, discuss their 2014 forecasts and international investing.

  • Howard Dean: Long-term ACA good deal for all     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:34 PM ET

    Howard Dean, former Democratic National Committee Chairman, and Robert Zirkelbach, AHIP, address the latest policy shift in the Affordable Care Act. Dean says this was an unpleasant surprise, but in the long run it's a good deal for insurers, the government and consumers.

  • ACA: Hardship exemption safety net     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the Obama administration's latest policy move that says consumers whose plans were cancelled will not face a penalties for not being insured in 2014, and they will have the option of buying a catastrophic plan.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:23 PM ET

    Discussing the markets momentum and if we are in the midst of a "Santa Claus" rally , with Janet Engles, RBC Wealth Management; Ken Moraif, Money Matters; Mike Perqueen, HighTower; Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers details President Obama's press conference where the President covered issues ranging from the state of the economy to the health care roll out.

  • President Obama says it is his goal to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon diplomatically. It is important for the U.S. to test if this is possible because the alternative is a conflict, the President says.

  • Jim Whitehurst, Red Hat CEO, discusses the company's strong quarterly earnings report, its play in the cloud space and how he views Amazon. "Amazon has been a great partner and a route to market for us," Whitehurst says.

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  • Anything can happen between the bells of the trading day. But what happens during the last hour could be what matters most. CNBC's "Closing Bell" guides you through the most important hour of the trading day. The show takes a close-up look at how the markets are moving, what's driving them and how investors are reacting. Live coverage includes reports from the Chicago Board of Trade, New York Mercantile Exchange, NASDAQ and the NYSE. Analysts, money managers and CEOs explain their strategies, share opinions, and provide an inside perspective on breaking news stories. In addition, "Closing Bell" provides instant analysis of corporate profit reports, as soon as they break, during the quarterly earning seasons. Features include interviews with entrepreneurs, plus an inside-look at how executives and high-net-worth individuals spend their time and money.

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