Closing Bell


  • CNBC's Scott Cohn reports New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is currently meeting with Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich to apologize for the bridge scandal.

  • Alcoa CEO: 36% improvement on profitability     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:11 PM ET

    Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld discusses Q4 earnings data just after his company reached a settlement over its bribery scandal. He discusses his continued investments in the automotive and aerospace industries.

  • Alcoa CEO: Focusing on what matters     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:09 PM ET

    Klaus Kleinfeld discusses the company's earnings and revenue, as well as the charges for settling its Mideast bribery scandal. "We're putting it behind us," he says.

  • Alcoa Q4 EPS: $0.04 ex-items     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on Alcoa's results, with Mike Santoli of Yahoo Finance weighing in.

  • Pisani: Alcoa was a monster     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani comments on Alcoa and discusses global markets, China and emerging-market ETFs at the closing bell.

  • Christie appointee pleads the Fifth     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports David Wildstein, the Port Authority appointee who took the order to close bridge lanes, pleaded the fifth in court today. CNBC's Eamon Javers and Ben White, Politico's chief economics correspondent, provide perspective.

  • Ultimately, bitcoin goes to zero: Dennis Gartman Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:46 PM ET
    Dennis Gartman

    But the editor and publisher of The Gartman Letter thinks the currency could very well reach $4,000 before it eventually collapses.

  • Earnings will drive markets: Pro     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:49 PM ET

    Oliver Pursche, Gary Goldberg Financial Services president, discusses today's market lag and the stock markets anticipation of earnings and top line revenue.

  • Will gold make a comeback in 2014?     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:30 PM ET

    Discussing what needs to happen with gold for it to make a comeback in 2014, with Greg Ip, The Economist U.S. economics editor, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter founder, editor & publisher.

  • CNBC's Scott Cohn reports Gov. Chris Christie is about to touch down in Fort Lee, New Jersey to apologize to Mayor Mark Sokolich.

  • Alcoa is about to get crushed: Kilburg     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Alcoa is paying $384 million to settle a bribery scandal in the Middle East. Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial founder & CEO, and John Spallanzani GFI Group director, debate the play on Alcoa. Kilburg says there is too much inventory in the aluminum space for the stock to gain.

  • Analysts favor Williams-Sonoma     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody takes a look at the home furnishing sector. Mody says Citi favors Williams-Sonoma and expects them to benefit from favorable housing trends, better merchandise and competitive planning.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing bullish investor sentiment and if the stock market is overbought, with Katie Stockton, BTIG; Hank Smith, Haverford Investments; Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank Wealth Management Americas; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • T-Mobile to pay termination fees: Legere     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 4:50 PM ET

    T-Mobile USA CEO John Legere discusses being thrown out of AT&T's party and a deal he says will end early termination fees. T-Mobile will pay up to $350 a line for families to move over to its network.

  • CNBC.com hot list     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports on a few hot stories among CNBC.com readers, including health care costs under Obamacare, Marissa Mayer, and breaking and entering.

  • NJ Gov. Christie: Misled by staff member     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 4:38 PM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports NJ Governor Chris Christie is "outraged and deeply saddened" after being misled by a staff member. Gov. Christie says such behavior is completely inappropriate and unsanctioned conduct.

  • Commerce Sec. Pritzker: Support innovation     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 4:34 PM ET

    Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce, tells CNBC's Julia Boorstin she is supportive of innovation and entrepreneurship at the 2014 CES show which has a lot of commerce. Prizker also weighs in on the NSA scandal.

  • Whole Foods announced it is going to stop selling Chobani yogurt in its stores. Its founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya shares his opinions on Whole Foods' decision to be transparent on GMO products.

  • Buzz over new HD TVs     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    Peter Kafka, Re/code senior editor shares his opinions on the push into 4K TV.

  • Microsoft CEO search continues     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Discussing who the right leader for Microsoft is, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and Eunice Yoon; Stephanie Link, TheStreet; and Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group.

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