Closing Bell


  • $636 million Mega jackpot fever  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports sales for the Mega Millions lottery are on the rise ahead of the estimated $636 million jackpot drawing.

  • Federal judge Jed Rakoff has cited the legal system's failure to prosecute Wall Street executives who had a hand in the financial meltdown. He says if any executives were guilty of fraud, the lack of prosecutions is an "egregious failure." CNBC's Scott Cohn reports.

  • CNBC.com hot list  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports a new pension study, Marc Faber's comments on QE, and North Korea are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Time to taper: Former Minneapolis Fed president  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 4:33 PM ET

    Former Minneapolis Fed President Gary Stern explains that most conditions are right for the Fed to start paring back.

  • AMC 'riches to rags to riches' story: Pro  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    When AMC Entertainment hits the open market, should you buy? David Menlow, IPOFinancial.com president says he likes this deal. The "Closing Bell" panel, weighs in.

  • A chance to buy into AMC Entertainment's IPO  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    AMC Entertainment reached out to the 2.5 million members of its loyalty program offering them an opportunity to buy into the IPO, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • FB video ads wonderful thing: Pro  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 4:15 PM ET

    Facebook is up 2 percent today on news the social media site is testing video advertising. Larry Fishelson, Dynalink CEO, and Ross Gerber, Gerber Kawasaki CEO, discuss. Fishelson says this is going to add $1 billion in revenue to the company.

  • Tech CEOs & Pres. Obama talk NSA  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 4:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports top technology executives met with President Obama at the White House today to discuss the relationship between the U.S. tech and intelligence communities.

  • Market, not Fed, determines interest rates: Pro  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    Terry Dolan, Benjamin & Jerold Brokerage CEO, discusses what the market needs to hear from the Fed meeting in order to re-gain momentum.

  • Cautiously optimistic about 2014: Pro  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:51 PM ET

    Dan McMahon, Raymond James director of equity trading, and Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist, discuss their expectations for tomorrows Fed meeting and how the taper will influence their investing.

  • $30,000 reward in Short Hills carjacking  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Bill Griffeth reports Short Hills Malls has kicked in $20,000 for the capture of the carjackers that killed a 30 year old New Jersey doctor. The reward now stands at $30,000.

  • Nasdaq stocks poised to 'pop'  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan looks at three Nasdaq stocks that are positioned for a big jump in 2014.

  • The final hour phenomenon  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    Discussing trading patterns and the most important hour of the day for trading, with Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Home owners invest in remodeling  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick explains how the return of home equity and confidence in home values are leading home owners to invest in remodeling.

  • Big risk buying Boeing: Pro  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:27 PM ET

    Boeing's stock is up more than 80 percent this year. Despite its climb John Spallanzani, GFI Group director of institutional sales & trading, explains why Boeing has more room to run. Yair Reiner, Oppenheimer & Co. senior analyst, is more cautious and says there is big risk in buying Boeing's stock.

  • You can bet on brick and mortars: Pro  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:16 PM ET

    With e-retailers dominating the holiday shopping season, Steve Kernkraut, Berman Capital Management co-portfolio manager & partner, and John Morris, BMO Capital Markets senior retail analyst, discuss if traditional brick and mortars can make a comeback and gain market share. CNBC's Courtney provides insight.

  • Who hasn't started holiday shopping yet?  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:11 PM ET

    According to the latest NRF data, 32 million shoppers have not started holiday shopping. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on procrastinating holiday consumers.

  • Closing Bell Exchange  Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing when the Fed will taper and the inflationary outlook, with Heather Loomis, JP Morgan Private Bank; Peter Andersen, Congress Asset Management; Rex Macey, Wilmington Trust; Greg Sarian, HighTower; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • KKR & Co. to acquire KFN for $2.6B in stock  Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports a definitive merger agreement for KKR & Company which will acquire KKR Financial (KFN) for $2.6 billion in stock.

  • Starbucks bets on bubbles  Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen reports Starbucks is experimenting with different bubbly beverage options at select locations. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera weighs in.

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