Closing Bell


  • Countrywide's Mozilo reportedly faces lawsuit     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports former Countrywide Financial CEO, Angelo Mozilo, is facing civil charges from the U.S. attorney's office in Los Angeles.

  • Magnum Hunter's fracking plan     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:38 PM ET

    Magnum Hunter Resources CEO Gary Evans, shares his views on future oil and gas prices, and how his company plans to navigate fracking. Evans says recent market highs are being driven by cheap energy.

  • Berkshire Hathaway agrees to pay civil fine     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:30 PM ET
    Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett pauses during an interview in New York.

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to pay a $900,000 fine for failure to report a transaction. CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the details.

  • El-Erian: M&A done to squash competition     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:24 PM ET

    Allianz chief economic adviser Mohamed El-Erian, discusses the role of mergers and acquisitions in the keeping equity levels elevated.

  • El-Erian: Minutes more hawkish than expected     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:21 PM ET

    Allianz chief economic adviser Mohamed El-Erian, says every indicator the Fed looks at has improved faster than they expected and the labor market has noticeably moved closer to what is viewed as normal.

  • Darden's fishy financial disclosure     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Darden Restaurants appeared to present two different earnings expectations to two different sets of investors. CNBC's John Jannarone has the details.

  • BofA reaches $17 billion settlement with DOJ     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:08 PM ET
    A Bank of America branch is shown in New York's Times Square.

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Bank of America has reached a landmark $17 billion settlement with the Justice Department over mortgage backed securities.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Hawkish Fed?     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing the Fed's interest rate plan and the continued market rally, with Keith Fitz-Gerald, Money Map Press; Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; and CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.

  • Teens, answer phone or app shuts it off     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:49 PM ET

    Sharon Standifird created the "Ignore No More" app to give parents the ability lock their childrens' phones with only the option to call them back or dial 911.

  • Google: Who cashed in since IPO     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports Google has created over 1,000 millionaires since its IPO 10 years ago. "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary weighs in on the wealth.

  • CNBC.com hot list: Nutella price hike coming     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports a fishy financial disclosure at Darden's Red Lobster; retirement issues for small business owners and the rising cost of hazelnuts are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Strong housing data signaling strong economy?     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    With housing starts permits soaring in July, Shari Olefson, "Foreclosure Nation" author, discusses the strength of the overall market.

  • Positive housing data gooses stocks     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Housing starts jumped almost 16 percent in July and Home Depot reported better than expected earnings. CNBC's Diana Olick breaks out the numbers.

  • Sprint's big deal for new customers only     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:12 PM ET

    "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary; Lance Ulanoff, Mashable; and Harvey Rosenfield, Consumer Watch Dogs, discuss Sprint's new deal and what happens to loyal consumers.

  • Bond market mispriced inflation fear: Trader     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing the lack of inflation and how the Fed impacts the market, with "Shark Thank" investor Kevin O'Leary; CNBC contributor Carol Roth; Herb Greenberg, TheStreet.com; and "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly.

  • Fundamentals strong globally: Pro     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Steve Sachs, Proshares Advisors, and CNBC's Mary Thompson discuss today's low volume day of trading.

  • Jeremy Siegel: Dow 18,000 by end of 2014     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 3:40 PM ET

    Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School professor of Finance, remains bullish on the market and makes the case for Dow 18,000. Siegel says the market is not overpriced.

  • What's driving today's run?     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 3:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the names moving today's indices higher.

  • Retail CEO shuffle     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 3:25 PM ET

    Author of "What Great Brands Do," Denise Lee Yohn, and David Strasser, Janney Capital Markets, discuss what's behind the revolving door in the retail c-suite.

  • One investor's junk (bond) another's treasure     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Jeff Cox, and Michael Kastner, Halyard Asset Management, discuss why retail investors are steering clear of junk bonds while institutional money is buying.

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