Closing Bell


  • SandRidge Energy CFO Bennett to Become CEO     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    James Bennett, CFO of SandRidge Energy, will replace the company's CEO and founder Tom Ward, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • $70 Million Controversy At the IRS     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the IRS is now poised to pay $70 million in bonuses to some employees. Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA) says the report is accurate. "The priorities at the agency are certainly not the taxpayers," he says.

  • Hubbard: We Need Better Fiscal Policy     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:24 PM ET

    Discussing what Fed Chairman Bernanke is doing right and whether his students are getting jobs, with Glenn Hubbard, Columbia University Business School Dean.

  • Market Volume Is Coming Back: Trader     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:02 PM ET

    Parsing market reaction to the Federal Reserve's policy statement, with Jeff Saut, Raymond James; Brian Gendreau, Cetera Financial Group; Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Adobe Earnings Out     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Adobe reported Q2 EPS of $0.36 ex-items on revenue of $1.01 billion, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Bernanke Speaks, What Now?     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 4:15 PM ET

    What economic headwinds stand in the way of Fed tapering? Greg McBride, BankRate.com, and Scott Shay, Signature Bank, weigh in.

  • Investors Still Weary: Pro     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing the importance of the Fed meeting tomorrow, with Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance; Amy Wu, RBC Capital Markets; Leo Kelly, HighTower's Kelly Wealth Management; and Alan Valdes, DME Securities.

  • Stocks, Bonds Lower Post-Fed     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 3:54 PM ET

    Why stocks and bonds are going lower today following Bernanke's press conference, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Rich Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors; Jason Pride, Glenmede; and David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management.

  • Summer Pullback Coming?     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing how the markets might react to the Fed's announcement on Wednesday, with Matthew Schreiber, WBI Funds, and CNBC's Jeff Cox.

  • Bernanke Has Failed: Steve Forbes     Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    Fed Chairman Bernanke anticipates that it would be appropriate to moderate the monthly pace of purchases later this year. Steve Forbes, Forbes Media; Mark Olson, Trelliant Risk Advisors; Richard Wolff, The New School; and CNBC's Steve Liesman, Rick Santelli and Gary Kaminsky, react.

  • Former KPMG auditor Scott London says he made about $70,000 in the insider trading scheme, and plans to plead guilty to securities fraud, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Anonymous Search Engine Gets Lift From PRISM Scandal Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 3:58 AM ET
    Kwazi Nkrumah speaks while joining protesters rallying outside the U.S. Capitol against the NSA's recently detailed surveillance programs June 13, 2013, in Washington.

    The 'anonymous' search engine DuckDuckGo is getting a boost off the PRISM scandal that is putting big tech companies like Google and Apple to shame.

  • Talking Numbers: Is Sony a Buy?     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:25 PM ET

    Third Point's Dan Loeb has upped his stake in Sony. Is the stock now a buy? Richard Ross, Auerbach, says the stock makes a compelling buy, and Steve Cortes, Veracruz, thinks there are problems for Sony.

  • Maria's Observation: Markets Wait on Fed     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 4:57 PM ET

    The Fed meeting on Wednesday is critical for the markets. CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her observation.

  • Loeb Ups Stake In Sony     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:24 PM ET

    Carl Icahn is stepping up efforts in his bid for Dell, and Third Point's Dan Loeb has upped his stake in Sony. CNBC's Scott Wapner, offers insight.

  • Tomorrow In :30     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    How to prepare for tomorrow's Fed meeting, with Robert Smalley, UBS, and Christopher Rand, Strategic Wealth Associates.

  • Millionaires on the Rise     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:15 PM ET

    A report from Capgemini and RBC shows 12 million millionaires worldwide, whose fortunes grew 10 percent to a record $46 trillion, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Janet Engles, RBC Wealth Management, weighs in.

  • Indictment for Soccer Mom/Pot Dealer     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 4:49 PM ET

    Andrea Sanderlin of Scarsdale, New York, has been indicted for manufacturing and possessing marijuana with intent to distribute. CNBC's Andrea Day has the details.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Insight on the markets, with Ron Weiner, RDM Financial Group; Quincy Krosby, Prudential Financial; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • FBR & Co. CEO: Higher Rates May Slow US Growth     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    Are mergers & acquisitions ready to take off? Richard Hendrix, FBR & Co. chairman and CEO, explains why there will need to be different valuation and growth environments before private equity firms will get more aggressive.

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