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  • Forget the 'Fiscal Cliff,' Look at These Cliffs

    Markets haven't yet priced in the possibility that Congress and the President could fail to reach a deal, but traders are already taking positions anticipating that some elements of the 'fiscal cliff' could occur.

  • Will Washington Deliver a Deal? Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 3:43 PM ET
    Will Washington Deliver a Deal?

    Larry Kantor, Barclays Capital, discusses how investors should be preparing for potential higher taxes. "Cliff is actually a bad word," he says. "It's a fiscal bleed," he says.

  • Fiscal Cliff: Deal or No Deal? Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 3:39 PM ET
    Fiscal Cliff: Deal or No Deal?

    Joe Duran, United Capital CEO and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, discuss why some Democrats want to go over the fiscal cliff.

  • Grover Norquist Fights Back Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 3:10 PM ET
    Grover Norquist Fights Back

    Yesterday, former debt commission co-chair Alan Simpson took direct aim at Grover Norquist, of Americans For Tax Reform, who has insisted Congress not raise taxes. Grover Norquist weighs in.

  • Can Congress Compromise? Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 3:00 PM ET
    Can Congress Compromise?

    Discussing whether Congress and the President can really reach a deal to avoid the fiscal cliff, as well as the current state of the markets, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management; Jeff Kleintop, LPL Financial; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.

  • Oil Traders Eyeing Iran's Nuke Progress Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 2:31 PM ET
    Oil Traders Eyeing Iran's Nuke Progress

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports there was no oil spillage in the Gulf of Mexico from the rig explosion, but traders are keeping an eye on reports Iran is doubling its uranium production.

  • Report: Israeli PM Requests 75,000 Troops Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 2:28 PM ET
    Report: Israeli PM Requests 75,000 Troops

    The Israeli Defense Minister asked Parliament to authorize the mobilization of 75,000 troops, reports NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin; Richard Whittington, Drexel Hamilton aerospace and defense analyst, offers strategies for playing the defense sector.

  • Despite Badly Bruised Apple, Pro Sees $900 Target Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 2:26 PM ET
    Apple Posts Rare Earnings Miss; Outlook Disappoints

    Although Apple has shed roughly a fourth of its share price since September, two analysts see substantial upside for the company’ badly bruised stock.

  • US Losing Entrepreneurial Edge? Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 1:26 PM ET
    US Losing Entrepreneurial Edge?

    Is the U.S. in danger of losing its entrepreneurial edge? Tom McGee, Deloitte National, provides perspective.

  • Midday Movers: OMX, BBY, FB & More Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:

  • Money in Motion: USD/JPY Trade Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:51 PM ET
    Money in Motion: USD/JPY Trade

    The head of Japan's liberal Democratic party is calling for sub-zero interest rates. Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, explains.

  • Facebook Extends Post-Lockup Rally Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:45 PM ET
    Facebook Extends Post-Lockup Rally

    The Facebook rally, Apple turns positive and special dividend payers, with Brian Shactman, the FMHR traders and Will Duff Gordon, Markit research director.

  • Stocks Hit Session Highs Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    Stocks Hit Session Highs

    Stocks rally on fiscal cliff comments out of Washington, with John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer, and the FMHR team.

  • Trading the Apple Bear Market Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:30 PM ET
    Trading the Apple Bear Market

    Apple drops 26 percent from its September high, with Brian White, analyst at Topeka Capital; Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners; and the FMHR team.

  • Halftime Pops & Drops Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:27 PM ET
    Halftime Pops & Drops

    The stocks making the biggest moves in the market today, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Crude Spikes on Mideast Tensions Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:15 PM ET
    Crude Spikes on Mideast Tensions

    Discussing the big reversal in the markets today, with the FMHR team. Meanwhile an explosion and fire on an oil rig occurred 25 miles off the coast of Grand Isle, LA, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson. John Kilduff, discusses how Mideast tensions are affecting oil prices.

  • Stocks Spike on Cliff Comments Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:00 PM ET
    Stocks Spike on Cliff Comments

    President Obama met with Congressional leaders to tackle the fiscal cliff, with the FMHR traders. CNBC's John Harwood & Steve Liesman add analysis.

  • 90 Seconds with Art Cashin: 'White House Lottery Ticket'

    CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss Congressional leaders' trip to the White House today and how traders are likely interpret the news. "You can't make a total commitment in any vehicle," he says.

  • European Stocks Close Down on US Budget Concern Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 11:34 AM ET

    European shares closed down on Friday, with losses led by the banking sector, in tandem with weakness on Wall Street due to ongoing concerns about the U.S. fiscal policy outlook.