Closing Bell


  • Pres. will not yield on health care law: Pro     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 4:39 PM ET

    The countdown to separate battles on the budget and debt ceiling loom larger every day. Peter Orszag, Citigroup, discusses if the President may be forced to make deals on those issues to gain votes on Syria.

  • Will Syrian turmoil delay Fed taper?     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    Syrian uncertainty has shown to affect the markets; will it impact Fed tapering too? CNBC's John Harwood follows the activity surrounding Syria on Capital Hill; and Alan Ruskin, Deutsche Bank Forex; and Larry McDonald, Newsedge USA, weigh in.

  • Bob Nardelli, former Home Depot and Chrysler CEO, explains why he thinks the situation in Syria is a big issue for the economy. He also weighs in on job reports and health care.

  • Dow hangs on to gains at close     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 4:01 PM ET

    With many unknowns including Syria, the next Fed chair, and tapering, Amy Wu, RBC Capital Markets; Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; Bob Keiser, S&P Capital IQ; and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss the markets.

  • Markets react on Syrian concerns     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 3:52 PM ET

    With stocks coming off today's lows, Mary Ann Bartels, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management; and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities discuss tapering and how high oil prices will affect the market.

  • Microsoft & Nokia: Will it work?     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 3:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt has the latest details on Microsoft's $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia's devices unit. And Gene Urcan, Cappello Capital; and Carol Roth, "The Entrepreneur Equation" author, debate the financial implications of the merger.

  • Sec. John Kerry testifies on Syria     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    Sec. John Kerry is interrupted by protesters as he testifies at the Senate Committee hearing on Syria; CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Making bank on Verizon & Vodafone deal     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 3:22 PM ET

    Consolidation in the telecom world may make for some big paydays; CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the story.

  • Rep. King votes yes to attack Syria     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 3:14 PM ET

    Key testimonials from Secretary of State John Kerry and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel are taking place. Rep. Peter King (R-NY), explains why he thinks we should use military action in Syria with or without allies.

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

    Mike PeQueen, HighTower; Steve Hochberg, Elliott Wave International; and CNBC's Jeff Cox and Rick Santelli discuss whether the market is reacting to uncertainty in Syria.

  • NY Post: Dr. Doom ordered to remove hot tub Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 2:33 PM ET

    Nouriel Roubini has been ordered by NYC to remove his hot tub — often the site of wild parties with younger models — from his Manhattan penthouse's roof, according to a report.

  • PM Cameron sidelined on Syria     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports from London on the British Parliament's vote against military intervention in Syria.

  • Brian Stutland of Stutland Volatility Group, looks at how options traders are betting on General Electric on news of a spin-off of its consumer finance arm.

  • The college experience: Worth the cost?     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    The price of higher education keeps rising, while the jobs picture remains bleak. Swainson Gill, senior at Iona College; Kelsie Blazier, a junior at New York University; and Jeffrey Selingo of The Chronicle of Higher Education discuss.

  • Awaiting Obama's decision on Syria     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports mixed reactions from Syria following John Kerry and President Obama's statements. Rep. Eliot Engel, (D-NY), explains why he is urging an attack on Syria and feels the President is handling the situation well.

  • September: Worst month for stocks?     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    Since 1950, September has been the worst month for stocks. Can the historical trend be broken? Harry Dent, "Survive and Prosper" Newsletter, and Gina Sanchez, Chantico Global, weigh in.

  • What's next for US and Syria     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:12 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood provides what may be next for U.S. involvement in Syria. John Bussey, Wall Street Journal, and Ed Husain, Council on Foreign Relations, weigh in.

  • August closes as worst month of 2013     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:02 PM ET

    With the worst month in the rear view mirror, Stephanie Link, TheStreet.com; Ralph Acampora, Altaira; Lance Roberts, Street Talk Advisors; and Joe Bell, Schaeffer's Investment Research, discuss where the markets will go.

  • Nasdaq faring better overall     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:01 PM ET

    With defense stocks in focus, CNBC's Seema Mody breaks down the Nasdaq's week.

  • Dow on track for 4th week losing streak     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    With tapering, a new Fed chair ahead, and Syria looming, Stephanie Link, TheStreet.com, and Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Co, break down the markets.

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