CNBC's David Faber reports famed investor Carl Icahn has called for a shareholder proposal that calls for Apple to buy back $50 billion in stock. His previous request had been for $150 billion.
Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 12:19 PM ET
Total applications are down 12.8 percent week-to-week, and the average rate on the 30-year fixed conforming loan crossed the 4.5 percent mark, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Mortgage bankers say the numbers are still skewed due to the holiday week.
Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 11:40 AM ET
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the outlook on jobs and housing, after this morning's ADP report and the decline in mortgage applications.