Closing Bell


  • CNBC.com hot list: Housing 'nirvana'     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports the richest U.S neighborhoods, a "housing nirvana," and the easiest way to stock gains are the hottest topics among CNBC.com readers.

  • eHealth CEO on 'exchanges'     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    Gary Lauer, eHealth CEO, discusses mobile and tablet integration on exchanges under the Affordable Care Act. CNBC's Scott Cohn, Nathan Bachrach of the Financial Network Group; and Herb Greenberg, weigh in.

  • Former Defense Secretary William Cohen weighs in on the "serious" situation in Ukraine. Cohen says it is in Russia's interest to cooperate and see a stable Ukraine.

  • Russia tests battle readiness     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:35 PM ET

    NBC's Andrea Mitchell spoke with Secretary of State John Kerry about Vladimir Putin's orders to put the military to test its readiness.

  • Offshore tax evasion hearing     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood provides details of the Senate panel hearing in Washington Wednesday on offshore tax evasion, in which Credit Suisse CEO Brady Dougan testified.

  • Bottom-up stock pickers market: Calamos     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    Discussing current market conditions, and how much more stocks could rally in 2014, with John P. Calamos, Sr., CEO of Calamos Asset Management.

  • JC Penney got to get margin up: Analyst     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    JC Penney is reporting a Q4 loss of ($0.68) on revenue of $3.78 billion. Paul Swinand, Morningstar equity analyst, weighs in.

  • JC Penney sees Q1 comps up 3-5%     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    JC Penney is reporting a Q4 loss of ($0.68) on revenue of $3.78 billion, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Guidance is for growth of 3 to 5 percent.

  • JC Penney sees Q1 comps up 3-5%     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    JC Penney is reporting a Q4 loss of ($0.68) on revenue of $3.78 billion, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Traders are watching Ukraine: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Alan Valdes, DME Securities, discuss today's end-of-day sell off and the influence of the Ukraine situation on the U.S. economy.

  • A lot of reasons to like this market: Strategist     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing the "froth" in the tech sector and what it will take for the stock market to close at an all-time high, with David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management chief strategist.

  • JC Penny running out of cash?     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    Is JC Penny a lost cause? CNBC's Courtney Reagan discusses if investors have lost faith in the retailer.

  • US considering loan to Ukraine     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:31 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports Secretary of State John Kerry says the U.S. is considering a $1 billion loan to Ukraine.

  • Focus on rewarding higher spending traveler: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Delta will now award its SkyMiles miles based on ticket price instead of distance traveled. Ben Mutzabaugh, USA Today, and Joe DeNardi, Stifel Nicolaus, discuss what this means for the stock and the consumer.

  • 'Dark web' selling stolen data     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:12 PM ET

    In the wake of a cybersecurity firm reporting 360 million stolen credit cards are being sold on the black market, CNBC's Eamon Javers details the "dark web," the network for cybercrime. Javers also comments on the NSA privacy debate taking place within the industry.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Stocks influencing bonds     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing if the stock market has topped out and the treasury rally, with Kimberly Foss, Empyrion Wealth Management; Steve East, Height Analytics; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • JCP loss smaller than expected, stock soars 15% Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:02 PM ET
    A family exits a J.C. Penney Co. store at the Collin Creek Mall in Plano, Texas, on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.

    JC Penney reported a quarterly loss that was smaller than expected on Wednesday, but revenue trailed analysts' expectations.

  • Businesses call for Ariz veto of anti-gay bill Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 7:49 AM ET
    Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer.

    Gov. Jan Brewer is under pressure to veto a bill that would allow businesses to refuse service to gay and lesbians on the basis of religious freedom.

  • Still seeing growth in slowdown: RBC CEO     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    Gordon Nixon, Royal Bank of Canada president & CEO, discusses the state of banking and where he sees opportunity in the sector.

  • Delta bids for the lucrative business traveler     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs breaks down Delta Airlines big policy change to reward frequent flyer miles based on ticket price rather than distance traveled.

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