Closing Bell


  • The final hour phenomenon     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    Discussing trading patterns and the most important hour of the day for trading, with Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Home owners invest in remodeling     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick explains how the return of home equity and confidence in home values are leading home owners to invest in remodeling.

  • Big risk buying Boeing: Pro     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:27 PM ET

    Boeing's stock is up more than 80 percent this year. Despite its climb John Spallanzani, GFI Group director of institutional sales & trading, explains why Boeing has more room to run. Yair Reiner, Oppenheimer & Co. senior analyst, is more cautious and says there is big risk in buying Boeing's stock.

  • You can bet on brick and mortars: Pro     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:16 PM ET

    With e-retailers dominating the holiday shopping season, Steve Kernkraut, Berman Capital Management co-portfolio manager & partner, and John Morris, BMO Capital Markets senior retail analyst, discuss if traditional brick and mortars can make a comeback and gain market share. CNBC's Courtney provides insight.

  • Who hasn't started holiday shopping yet?     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:11 PM ET

    According to the latest NRF data, 32 million shoppers have not started holiday shopping. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on procrastinating holiday consumers.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing when the Fed will taper and the inflationary outlook, with Heather Loomis, JP Morgan Private Bank; Peter Andersen, Congress Asset Management; Rex Macey, Wilmington Trust; Greg Sarian, HighTower; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • KKR & Co. to acquire KFN for $2.6B in stock     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports a definitive merger agreement for KKR & Company which will acquire KKR Financial (KFN) for $2.6 billion in stock.

  • Starbucks bets on bubbles     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen reports Starbucks is experimenting with different bubbly beverage options at select locations. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera weighs in.

  • CNBC.com hot list     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports Diana Olick's Blackstone rental market story, a soaring jackpot with the Mega Millions, and awkward teens having to pay for disadvantages later in life are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Pres. Obama to meet with top tech execs     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:38 PM ET

    President Obama is to meet with top tech executives including Apple's Tim Cook to discuss Healthcare.gov's progress and national security. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.

  • Will see more mall security: Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    Eric Beder, Brean Capital, discusses the impact the deadly carjacking at Short Hills mall in New Jersey will have on retail.

  • Deadly shooting at Short Hills Mall in NJ     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    NBC's Brian Thompson reports 2 suspects remain at large after the deadly carjacking at Short Hills mall in New Jersey.

  • JPMorgan and federal regulators are on the verge of a $2 billion settlement, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Google buys 8 robotics companies     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Google bought military robot maker Boston Dynamics. Google is not saying what the purpose of buying the robotics company is. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, weighs in.

  • Most hated bull markets of all time: Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:17 PM ET

    The Associated Press-GfK poll shows 39 percent predict stocks will drop next year and only 14 percent of respondents think the markets will finish the year higher. Hank Smith, Haverford Investments, and Scott Carmack, Leader Capital, provide insight.

  • Boeing announces buyback & dividend increase     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:16 PM ET

    Boeing is increasing its dividend by more than 50 percent, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Google valuation reasonable: FM's Adami     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    "Fast Money" trader Guy Adami says he's liked Google for a while, in discussing the announcement of Boston Dynamics' new robots. The "Closing Bell" panel digs into other tech stocks including Twitter.

  • Inflation is a very serious issue: Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:57 PM ET

    With tapering seemingly imminent, Peter Costa, Empire Executions president, discusses the inflation rate and unemployment. Costa says he is long the market and it's a trading environment.

  • Market is in a 'taper yawn': Pro     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    Jordan Waxman, HighTower managing director, and Chris Hyzy, U.S. Trust managing director and CIO, discuss market momentum, the taper and international investing.

  • 'Santa Claus' rally benficiaries     Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis explains the "Santa Claus" rally and the influx the major indices usually see during the last days of the trading season.

About Closing Bell

  • 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."

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    Kelly Evans is co-anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

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