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The recent stock market weakness on possible U.S. military strikes against Syria should be short-lived once any attack begins, a market strategist tells CNBC.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team and Mike Santoli, Yahoo! Finance report on today's top business headlines, including the market's reaction to the crisis in Syria and a look at a poll that shows about half of Americans are against military action there. And Michael Jones, Riverfront Investment Group, and Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors, weigh in. Also CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Apple could kick off an iPhone trade-in program at select stores.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on consumer disposal income and discusses what it indicates about the economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ, provides perspective on how stocks will likely react to an attack on Syria. And Jack De Gan, Harbor Advisory, weighs in on General Electric's plans to spin off its consumer lending operations.
Will next month's employment report determine the magnitude of the Fed's pullback in its bond-buying program? Krishna Memani, Oppenheimer Funds, and Michelle Girard, RBS senior economist, provide a preview of likely economic activity ahead.
Traders close the books Friday on the worst month for the Dow and S&P 500 in more than a year, and are likely to be cautious ahead of the long Labor Day weekend.
The U.S. Q2 GDP revision beat expectations at 2.5 percent growth. Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial, and Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, discuss the likelihood of a rebound in the second half of 2013.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.
TASER International CEO Patrick Smith discusses the company's focus on police transparency, with its AXON Flex camera. "Law enforcement spends about $2.5 billion a year on litigation defense and payouts," he says.
A good turnaround story is something that can transcend even a slowing economy, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. He explains why he is such a believer in Rite Aid and Wendy's.
Salesforce.com Chairman & CEO Marc Benioff discussing its big deal with Louis Vuitton, the positives of doing business with Yelp, his company's growth plan and what to expect from its conference "Dreamforce," with
Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses investment strategies if things turn sour in Syria, and how other current events like the debt ceiling are impacting the markets.
The oil market is reacting to a potential U.S. military strike in Syria. John Woods, JJ Woods & Associates, discusses what could happen to oil prices if there is a strike, and how to play BP when the heat settles.
IBM is one of the worst performers on the Dow year-to-date, but is now the time to buy? "Fast Money" traders Jon Najarian and Guy Adami take their positions.
Emerging markets have fallen sharply this year, with CNBC's Kate Kelly; and the "Fast Money" traders discuss today's trending trades on Twitter, including both Verizon and Vodafone as reports say Vodafone could sell its 45 percent stake in Verizon.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Jimmy Lee, Strategic Wealth Associates; Matthew Roddy, Rockland Trust; and Tim Rood, Collingwood Group.
Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; Greg Ip, The Economist; and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discuss markets with tapering in question on Syrian concerns.
With possible U.S. military action on Syria looming, Stephen Rosen, HighTower, and Ron Albahary, Threshold Group, discuss what's moving the markets.
Kevin Mahn, Hennion & Walsh Asset Management; John Canally, LPL Financial; James Lowell, Adviser Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss what's driving the rally today including Syria and GDP.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy and metals were lower on a stronger dollar. The situation in Syria continues to preoccupy traders, even though military action does not appear to be imminent.