Closing Bell


  • Former Rep. Ryan: Obamacare a terrible law     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:42 PM ET

    Politico's Ben White provides perspective into Rep. Paul Ryan's comments about Obamacare on "Squawk Box" Wednesday morning.

  • Ryan: Repeal Obamacare     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:42 PM ET

    Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) says Obamacare is going to put a lot of providers out of business. CNBC's Eamon Javers provides details from his interview on "Squawk Box" Wednesday morning.

  • CNBC.com hot list: US truck driver shortage     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:37 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports Berkshire Hathaway's fine; the shortage of truck drivers; and why Apple's iPhone 6 is stressing developers out.

  • JPM's Michele: Perfect environment     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    Robert Michele, JPMorgan Asset Management CIO of global fixed income, says the tremendous amount of liquidity is creating asset price inflation. Michele also urges investors to watch the Federal Reserve.

  • Car dealers dealing out more subprime loans     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:14 PM ET

    More Americans are falling behind on auto loans. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports 19.6 percent of auto loans are subprime or deep subprime.

  • Strength in PC picking back up: Pro     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:05 PM ET

    Ross Gerber of Gerber Kawasaki, and Arik Hesseldahl, Re/code senior editor, provide instant analysis to quarterly numbers by Hewlett-Packard.

  • Really active summer day: Pro     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:01 PM ET

    Discussing the resilience of the market, with CNBC contributor Stephanie Link; Nathan Bachrach, Simply Money Advisors; "Fast Money" trader Steve Grasso; and CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Hewlett-Packard revenues beat     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Hewlett-Packard is reporting EPS of $0.89 ex-items on revenue of $27.59 billion, with CNBC's David Faber.

  • Volatility nonexistent     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu, and Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors, discuss what events influenced today's market action.

  • Stock picks post-Fed minutes     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:54 PM ET

    Discussing how today's Fed minutes will impact the markets, with Lamar Villere, Villere & Co., and Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • Iowa Senate's economic debate     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:47 PM ET

    The race for Senate in Iowa between Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley and Republican nominee Joni Ernst is dead even. CNBC's John Harwood looks at the key economic issues that could tip the balance.

  • Countrywide's Mozilo reportedly faces lawsuit     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports former Countrywide Financial CEO, Angelo Mozilo, is facing civil charges from the U.S. attorney's office in Los Angeles.

  • Magnum Hunter's fracking plan     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:38 PM ET

    Magnum Hunter Resources CEO Gary Evans, shares his views on future oil and gas prices, and how his company plans to navigate fracking. Evans says recent market highs are being driven by cheap energy.

  • Berkshire Hathaway agrees to pay civil fine     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:30 PM ET
    Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett pauses during an interview in New York.

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to pay a $900,000 fine for failure to report a transaction. CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the details.

  • El-Erian: M&A done to squash competition     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:24 PM ET

    Allianz chief economic adviser Mohamed El-Erian, discusses the role of mergers and acquisitions in the keeping equity levels elevated.

  • El-Erian: Minutes more hawkish than expected     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:21 PM ET

    Allianz chief economic adviser Mohamed El-Erian, says every indicator the Fed looks at has improved faster than they expected and the labor market has noticeably moved closer to what is viewed as normal.

  • Darden's fishy financial disclosure     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Darden Restaurants appeared to present two different earnings expectations to two different sets of investors. CNBC's John Jannarone has the details.

  • BofA reaches $17 billion settlement with DOJ     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:08 PM ET
    A Bank of America branch is shown in New York's Times Square.

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Bank of America has reached a landmark $17 billion settlement with the Justice Department over mortgage backed securities.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Hawkish Fed?     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing the Fed's interest rate plan and the continued market rally, with Keith Fitz-Gerald, Money Map Press; Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; and CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.

  • Teens, answer phone or app shuts it off     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:49 PM ET

    Sharon Standifird created the "Ignore No More" app to give parents the ability lock their childrens' phones with only the option to call them back or dial 911.

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