Closing Bell


  • Fed, Stimulus & the Markets     Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 3:13 PM ET

    Is the Fed overestimating the strength of the U.S. consumer? Dean Baker, Center For Economic and Policy Research; Andrew Wilkinson, Miller Tabak & Co.; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss.

  • Advice From Top Financial Advisors     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 4:10 PM ET

    How rising rates and the Fed's potential "taper action" might impact the markets in the second half of 2013, with Mitchell Eichen, The MDE Group; Chris Cordaro, Regent Atlantic Capital; and Richard Saperstein, Hightower Advisors.

  • Second Quarter Over, Looking Ahead     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    The markets just closed for the week, and Q2 has ended. CNBC's Jeff Cox; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Alan Knuckman, Trading Advantage; and Ken Mahoney, Mahoney Asset Management, discuss.

  • Forecasts Through the End of 2013     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:53 PM ET

    What market events might impact stocks in the second half of 2013? Michael Holland, Holland and Company, and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, offer insight.

  • Long Dollar, Short Crude: Pros     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    What risks is the market facing in the second half of 2013? Bob Iaccino, Topstep traders, and Alan Harry, Spartan Commodity Fund, discuss.

  • First Half Strong, Now What?     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:33 PM ET

    The last 6 months in the market have been its best since 1999. Jeffrey Hirsch, Stock Trader's Almanac, and CNBC contributor Ron Insana, discuss how investors should position themselves.

  • Five years after resigning in disgrace, former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is running for New York City Comptroller. Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law, discuss the return of the "Sheriff of Wall Street" could have on the markets.

  • Aluminum May Have Reached a Bottom: Alcoa CEO Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 6:10 PM ET
    A worker at a factory operated by Alcoa.

    Klaus Kleinfeld, Alcoa CEO, explains why he thinks the shiny metal may have bottomed.

  • Wynn Says SEC inquiry Completed     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 4:13 PM ET

    Wynn Resorts says the SEC has ended its inquiry into the donations made to Macau University, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Viking Yachts Sees Comeback     Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 4:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the rebound in the high-end boat market. Viking Yachts CEO Patrick Healey says his business' sales are back to about 75 percent of their peak.

  • Alcoa Q2 Earnings Out     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    Alcoa is reporting Q2 earnings per share of $0.07 on revenue of $5.85 billion, with CNBC's Bill Griffeth.

  • How Much is a Fish Worth?     Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 4:56 PM ET

    Marine biologists are using fishing to show policymakers the value of preserving habitat, rather than developing it, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld speaks with the "Closing Bell" crew about his company's Q2 earnings, the downgrade by JPMorgan and the company's push into airlines and autos.

  • Options Action: Earnings Season Ahead     Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 4:47 PM ET

    Looking ahead to Alcoa's earnings, and whether the stock is a buy now, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Volatility Group.

  • Alcoa Kicks off Earnings Season     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 4:01 PM ET

    Alcoa earnings data is imminent. Doug Sandler, Riverfront Investment Group; Ian Winer, Wedbush Securities; and Randy Bateman, Huntington Funds CEO, dissect today's market action.

  • Tensions Run Hot in Egypt     Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Yousef Gamal el-Din reports government sources say the death toll has risen to 17 in Egypt as pro-Morsi and supporters of the Military's changes clash. Isobel Coleman, The Council on Foreign Relations, and Tawfik Hamid, Potomac Institute for Policy Students, discuss what the unrest means for America.

  • Stocks Higher Again     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    Discussing the market's third straight up day and the upcoming earnings season, with Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ; and Matthew Cheslock, Virtu Financial.

  • Paying More in the Air     Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 4:31 PM ET

    Airline baggage fees are still rising, despite consumer complaints, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau. CNBC Contributor Carol Roth, breaks down how to profit from the boost in airline stocks like Delta.

  • Will Earnings Trump the Fed?     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    Alcoa kicks off the earnings season today after the closing bell. Nich Raich, The Earnings Scout; CNBC's Ron Insana; and Greg Ip, The Economist, discuss whether earnings data will overcome taper talk and the Fed.

  • Navigating Erratic Market Behavior     Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 4:18 PM ET

    Dissecting the market's latest action, and the smartest moves now, with Julie Jason, Jackson Grant Investment Advisers; Anton Bayer, Up Capital Management; and CNBC's Josh Lipton.

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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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  • With almost 30 years experience in business television, Bill Griffeth is co-anchor of the 3 p.m. ET hour of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

  • Kelly Evans

    Kelly Evans is an on-air correspondent, reporting across CNBC's business day programming. She is co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."

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