Closing Bell


  • Schwarzman: No shortage of opportunities  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:18 PM ET

    Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone Chairman and CEO, discusses where his firm is putting money to work, how he views real estate and investing in Russia.

  • Unique opportunity in energy: Schwarzman  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:14 PM ET
    Stephen Schwarzman

    Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone Chairman and CEO, explains why his firm sees opportunities in energy.

  • Fed delays Volcker Rule  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the Federal Reserve is delaying implementation of the Volcker Rule for at least 2 years.

  • Pro says 'patient money, smart money' in energy  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the realities of market conditions. Jim Lowell, Advisers Investments; Ron Muhlenkamp, The Muhlenkamp Fund; and Hank Smith, Haverford Trust, discuss what they're buying.

  • Pays to be bullish: Pro  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:01 PM ET

    Discussing the market's direction, with Jim Lowell, Advisers Investments; Ron Muhlenkamp, The Muhlenkamp Fund; and Hank Smith, Haverford Trust.

  • Sony cancels release of 'The Interview'  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:59 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Sony no longer plans to release "The Interview" on December 25th.

  • CNBC.com hot list: Fed, Yellen & Cuba  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:50 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports the markets, Federal Reserve and Cuba were the hottest stories on the site today.

  • Sony may offer 'The Interview' via VOD  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports five theater chains have decided to not show Sony's 'The Interview.' Discussing the financial and censorship implications, with Kathryn Arnold, entertainment consultant.

  • Speculators shouldn't have banked on Saudis: Pro  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:38 PM ET

    David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff, discusses the price of oil and its descend.

  • The 'Bear' never asks for permission  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:35 PM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin in Moscow, December 17, 2014.

    Sources expect Vladimir Putin to address financial woes and measures to stabilize the ruble in Thursday's press conference, reports CNBC's Dina Gusovsky.

  • Forbes: Forget Cuba, worry more about Iran  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:22 PM ET

    Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman, reacts to President Obama's decision to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba.

  • Obama acts on Cuba, overturns 50-year policy  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:20 PM ET

    President Obama announced the release of a U.S. contractor; a swap of spies and the decision to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba. Details, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Rates will drift higher: Pro  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:13 PM ET

    Where the 10-year is headed, with Rick Rieder, BlackRock, and Ron Kruszewski, Stifel Financial.

  • Oracle earnings 'step in the right direction': Pro  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    Daniel Ives, FBR Capital Markets, provides instant analysis to Oracle's solid quarterly numbers.

  • Oracle beats on bottom and top  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:03 PM ET

    Oracle is reporting EPS beat of $0.69 adjusted on revenue beat of $9.60 billion, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Forbes: Central banks don't know what they're doing  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:01 PM ET

    Discussing how the Federal Reserve impacted the market's moves today, with Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman; Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance; Greg Ip, The Economist; and CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Pro: I'm out. Market risk not worth reward  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 3:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Peter Costa, Empire Executions, discuss today's market activity and the impact of the Fed's meeting.

  • Fed has 2 'kids': Inflation & employment  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 3:38 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman asked Fed Chair Janet Yellen about oil's impact on inflation and monetary policy. Insight, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial and Brian Jacobsen, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, who still thinks the Fed is dovish.

  • Santelli: Yellen unsure about economy's GPS  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 3:32 PM ET

    Discussing how equities and yields digested comments by Fed chair Janet Yellen, with Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners; CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.

  • Yellen surprised by weak housing recovery  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 3:29 PM ET

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, shares her expectations for the housing market.

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