Closing Bell


  • The plan to replace Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly discusses the future of mortgage giants Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac amid a bi-partisan deal on Capitol Hill to phase out the two lenders and what big hedge funds stand to get hit the hardest.

  • The great debate: stocks vs. bonds  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 3:06 PM ET

    "The Fed can make the market lie," says CNBC's Rick Santelli, debating Jack Bouroudjian, Bull & Bear Associates, whether stocks or bonds is the better investment.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: China's economic rebalance  Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing China's slowing economy and how the U.S. stands to benefit, with Meg Green, Meg Green & Associates; Jack Bouroudjian, Bull & Bear Associates; Larry McDonald, Newedge; and Adam Thurgood, Hightower.

  • Chevron CEO: US energy policy needs change Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 6:44 PM ET

    Chevron plans to increase its oil and gas production, but most the growth will be abroad because of US policy, the company CEO says.

  • Bridgegate hearing  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 4:42 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports Bridget Kelly, the former top aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, is appearing in court today.

  • Who bought Puerto Rico's debt?  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    The U.S. Commonwealth borrowed $3.5 billion in one of the largest junk-rated municipal bond offerings ever. Treasury Secretary of Puerto Rico Melba Acosta, and Puerto Rico Government Development Bank Chair David Chafey, discusses the bigger offering than expected.

  • Malaysia Airlines Flight 370's last signal  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 4:25 PM ET

    NBC's Keir Simmons reports on the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

  • Crude prices will come back to parity: Chevron CEO  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    Chevron Chairman & CEO John Watson explains the major costs and risks for companies in the energy industry, and discusses oil pricing.

  • Chevron CEO: US policies should be pro-development  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 4:16 PM ET

    Discussing growing oil and gas demand, and how quickly the U.S. energy businesses can meet the demand, with Chevron Chairman & CEO John Watson.

  • Chevron CEO: Our growth profile second to none  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 4:14 PM ET

    Chevron Chairman & CEO John Watson, discusses the costs of increasing oil price and how his company has had to cut back.

  • Pisani: All the big names are down  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani discusses today's market activity.

  • US looks good long-term: Pro  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing his investment strategy in this bull market, with Leo Kelly, Kelly Wealth Management managing director. Kelly says he likes emerging markets.

  • Too much snow? Golf at Times Square  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Bill Griffeth and Dominic Chu hit Times Square to play some golf and discuss how the rough winter weather hit golf course operators hard.

  • Fannie & Freddie face reform  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's stocks are getting crushed on news that lawmakers will release a blueprint for housing finance reform.

  • GM's slow recall under congressional scrutiny  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:30 PM ET

    It took General Motors and NHTSA nearly a decade to recall 1.6 million faulty GM vehicles. Rep. Tim Murphy, (R-PA), discusses the Energy & Commerce Committee's investigation into the slow recall.

  • The Zohydro debate: More harm than good?  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Powerful new pain killer Zohydro, is prescribed to help people with chronic pain. Dr. Andrew Kolodny thinks the FDA has put out a drug that will kill people. Dr. Steven Garner, New York Methodist Hospital, thinks the drug will help many people who are suffering with lasting pain.

  • When will consumers feel food inflation?  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    A UN report showed food prices jumped last month by the most in 1.5 years. CNBC's Sara Eisen discusses what's behind the rise in food costs.

  • PLUG plummets & Citi upgrades JCP  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan looks at today's leading and lagging stocks.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: China & the US economy  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing China's credit system and what it has to do with the U.S. market losing momentum, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Joe Duran, United Capital Financial Advisors; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Buckle up! Stocks in 'risky territory': Bogle Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:01 PM ET
    Jack Bogle

    Stocks are likely to suffer in the short term, but jumping out of the market is not a smart move for most investors, said Jack Bogle.

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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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