Closing Bell


  • LeBron to create jobs for Cleveland?  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 4:42 PM ET
    LeBron James of the Miami Heat drives around Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs in Game Five of the 2014 NBA Finals in San Antonio, Texas.

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on Cleveland's reaction to LeBron James' homecoming and how one fan thinks it will help the city's job recovery.

  • CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports U.S. employers having trouble filling jobs; LeBron James' move back to Cleveland, and Marissa Mayer and Tim Armstrong having drinks are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Schoenberger: Homeowners new class of fools  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    Todd Schoenberger, LandColt Capital, explains why owning property does not make sense in the current environment. Dani Babb of the Babb Group, and CNBC's Diana Olick provide insight.

  • Amazon asks FAA to test delivery drones  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    Rebecca MacPherson, Jones Day of Counsel, discusses how successful Amazon's plea with the FAA will be and looks at the financial implications for Amazon.

  • Israel steps up offensive  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 4:10 PM ET

    NBC's Martin Fletcher reports on Israel's moves in Gaza as retaliation for Hamas rocket strikes.

  • Markets shrugging off European concerns: Pro  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 4:01 PM ET

    Discussing this week's market activity and geopolitical concerns, with Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; Chris Whalen, Kroll Bond Rating Agency; Marc Lopresti, Lopresti Law Group; and "Fast Money" trader Steve Grasso.

  • Pimco's inflation defense  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:52 PM ET

    Pimco is advising clients to put money into Treasury inflation protected securities. CNBC.com's Jeff Cox provides perspective.

  • Lyft's NYC debut delayed  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Lyft's New York City debut has been delayed after receiving a restraining order.

  • Q2 revenue growth estimates  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports analysts expect earnings for the tech sector to climb 7 1/2 percent.

  • Macro pressures intense for consumers: Pro  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    Discussing if consumers are to blame for retailers' poor performances, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial, and Ed Yruma, Keybanc Capital Markets, provide perspective.

  • Retail rut  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:33 PM ET

    Several retailers are blaming a consumer funk for negative earnings news. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports.

  • What movie can save the box office?  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Paul Dergarabedian, Rentrak, discuss if the release of "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" will help the suffering summer box office.

  • As Wells Fargo goes, so goes the nation? Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:12 AM ET

    The old adage, "As goes GM, so goes the nation," can apply to Wells Fargo, which released earnings Friday, Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini tells CNBC.

  • Mortgages business great for Wells Fargo: CFO  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:10 PM ET

    John Shrewsberry, Wells Fargo CFO, discusses the housing purchase market and how it impacts its mortgages business.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Economy slowly improving  Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing the health of the economy, with Beth Lilly, Gamco Westwood Small Cap Fund; Ken Mahoney, Mahoney Asset Management; Ed Deicke, JHS Capital Advisors; Michael Gapan, Barclays; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Homeowners: A new class of fools Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 12:26 PM ET

    Hedge-fund manager Todd Schoenberger once said "Homeownership is for suckers." It's way beyond that now, he says.

  • Small caps: Buying opportunity or caution ahead? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 6:27 PM ET

    The Russell 2000 is having its worst week in more than two years. One pro said it's not time to buy the dip, but another sees opportunity.

  • CNBC.com hot list: Market theme of the day  Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 4:43 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports concern for stocks; the prostitute allegedly involved in the Google executive yacht overdose and the televised Washington state pot smoker are hot hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • Housing outpaces wages  Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    Despite attractive mortgage rates and easing home price gains, CNBC's Diana Olick reports wages are not keeping up with higher home prices.

  • Fischer on Fed's tools & whether they worked  Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 4:32 PM ET

    Greg Ip, The Economist, and CNBC's Steve Liesman discuss Federal Reserve vice chairman Stanley Fischer's comments on financial reform and the next financial crisis.

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  • Anything can happen between the bells of the trading day. But what happens during the last hour could be what matters most. CNBC's "Closing Bell" guides you through the most important hour of the trading day. The show takes a close-up look at how the markets are moving, what's driving them and how investors are reacting. Live coverage includes reports from the Chicago Board of Trade, New York Mercantile Exchange, NASDAQ and the NYSE. Analysts, money managers and CEOs explain their strategies, share opinions, and provide an inside perspective on breaking news stories. In addition, "Closing Bell" provides instant analysis of corporate profit reports, as soon as they break, during the quarterly earning seasons. Features include interviews with entrepreneurs, plus an inside-look at how executives and high-net-worth individuals spend their time and money.

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  • With almost 30 years experience in business television, Bill Griffeth is co-anchor of the 3 p.m. ET hour of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

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    Kelly Evans is co-anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

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