Closing Bell


  • August market wrap     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at the best performing sectors in the month of August. Health care, consumer staples, and energy were among the best segments. Art Cashin of UBS, provides perspective.

  • Geopolitics impact on tech stocks     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    Dissecting August's month of trading, with CNBC contributors Zachary Karabell; Rebecca Patterson; and CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Reasons to be bullish     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing if stocks are overvalued and if earnings will continue to climb, with Oliver Pursche, Gary Goldberg Financial Services, and Adam Thurgood, HighTower.

  • Hot month for tech     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee looks at what stocks outperformed in the Nasdaq.

  • Vice Media in talks with A&E Networks     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    Vice Media is in talks to sell a 10 percent stake to A&E Networks. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Will markets shake in September?     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:41 PM ET

    Discussing if the stock market's resilience will carry over into September, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, and Jeff Hirsch, Stock Trader's Almanac editor-in-chief.

  • Stocks soar or sink in September?     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    September is usually a shaky month for the market. CNBC's Dominic Chu identifies some potential rough spots ahead. On the floor, Lou Pastina of the NYSE says good bye after 31 years of service.

  • Market Basket back to work     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Facilities and operations manager at Market Basket Steve Paulenka, and Tom Trainor, Market Basket district grocery supervisor, discuss the resolution of the dispute between cousins Arthur T. and Arthur S. Demoulas which initially cost both men their jobs.

  • Active vs. Passive management     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    According to S&P Capital IQ, 80% of active fund managers are underperforming their benchmarks year-to-date. CNBC's Jeff Cox, and Aaron Task, Yahoo! Finance editor-in-chief, discuss active versus passive index management.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Strength of stocks     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing earnings estimates and if corporate profit margins can continue to climb, with Patty Edwards, U.S. Bank; Rob Morgan, V2V Associates; Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; and Jeff Taylor, Digital Risk.

  • Discussing how to counter the "new" Russia and if airstrikes will effectively combat ISIS, with former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, William Taylor.

  • Must counter ISIS militarily: Taylor     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 10:06 AM ET
    A fighter of the Islamic State stands guard near the city of Baiji, north of Baghdad June 19, 2014.

    Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, William Taylor, weighs in on U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron's statements about the threat of ISIS and if U.S. will be drawn into armed conflict.

  • Discussing investor demand and the importance of a smooth leadership transition, with TD Bank Group CEO Ed Clark.

  • Redfin CEO: State of housing market     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 4:44 PM ET

    Glenn Kelman, Redfin CEO, says the housing market was worse than most people realized in first half of the year but has seen improvement over the last 4 weeks.

  • President Obama addressed unrest in Ukraine and Russia as well as foreign policy in Syria and Iraq. CNBC's John Harwood provides insight.

  • President Obama discusses foreign policy and violence in Syria and Iraq.

  • President Obama: Economy, ISIS & Ukraine     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    President Obama addresses the economy; situation in Iraq; and unrest between Russia and Ukraine. President Obama will meet with the National Security Council Thursday night.

  • Discussing the geopolitical impact of unrest in Russia and Ukraine , with Michael Crofton, Philadelphia Trust Company; CNBC contributor Jon Najarian; "Fast Money" trader Guy Adami; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Cashin concerned about complacency     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing how geopolitical concerns are impacting trading, with Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services.

  • When volatility may increase     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 3:53 PM ET

    Bob Keiser, S&P Capital IQ, says at some point the market has to address divergence between bond and stock market.

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