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    Mad Money host Jim Cramer dissects how the markets digested the statement by Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve.

  • Valuation king says don't buy Alibaba

    Despite a fairly valued IPO, Aswath Damodaran, NYU professor of finance, explains why investors should not buy the hype of Alibaba.

  • House votes to fund government ... in a bipartisan way

    CNBC's John Harwood reports a strong bipartisan vote approves the continuing resolution to keep the government open past September 30th.

  • Things looking up for housing: Pro

    Bob Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, is seeing the return of the first-time home buyer and discusses the state of housing.

  • Would you rather: Google vs. Apple

    The FM traders debate which tech giant belongs in your portfolio. Brian Kelly and Guy Adami stick with Google's stock.

  • AG Holder goes after financial-firm employees

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder pushed back against criticism today regarding criminal convictions of individuals for fraud committed during the financial crisis.

  • Balanced statement by Fed: Pro

    Greg Ip, The Economist; and Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners; and CNBC's Rick Santelli dissect today's Fed statement.

  • Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve.

    Bonds sold off after traders read the Fed's new rate forecasts as slightly more aggressive, but dovish comments from Yellen and the Fed statement drove stocks up.

  • Fed mildly hawkish: Pro

    Dissecting the Fed's gradual approach, with Nathan Bachrach, Simply Money Advisors; Rick Rieder, BlackRock; CNBC contributor Jon Najarian; and "Fast Money" trader Tim Seymour.

  • Commodities tomorrow: We have lots of oil

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The focus was on the Fed today, as the end of QE approaches. Stocks were up, as was the dollar, and commodities were down on the day.

  • Mark Olson: What markets say about inflation

    Discussing when the Fed will raise rates, with Mark Olson, Treliant Risk Advisors chairman and former Federal Reserve Governor.

  • Key takeaways from Yellen & the Fed

    Reacting to comments by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Joe Lavorgna, Deutsche Bank; Jim Bianco, Bianco Research; and CNBC's Steve Liesman. Bianco says we are farther away from the first rate hike than before the meeting.

  • A trader works on the floor of the NYSE as Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks on television during a June news conference.

    CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at how the markets are responding to the Fed's policy statement.

  • Gas pump gasoline prices

    The national average price for a gallon of regular gas could drop another 20 cents this fall, just in time for the holiday shopping season.

  • A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The Federal Reserve could change the calculus for markets with just two words.

  • European markets close: Markets await Scots vote

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including anticipation for the Scottish vote and protesters in Kiev "trash" a pro-Russian deputy.

  • Apple, Google & Alibaba

    David Rolfe, Wedgewood Partners CIO, discusses his position on Apple versus Google, and his Alibaba strategy.

  • Alibaba welcomed in London

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports asset managers are now meeting with Jack Ma and Alibaba's leadership as Alibaba's roadshow hits London.

  • A member of the media inspects the new iPhone 6 during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Walt Mossberg, Re/code co-executive editor, reviews the new iPhone 6. Mossberg says, "This is the best smartphone you can buy."

  • FedEx better positioned than UPS: Analyst

    Discussing how to play FedEx after the company's Q1 earnings surge, with Christian Wetherbee, Citi transportation analyst. Wetherbee says going into the holiday season FedEx is positioned to go after a better mix of business.