U.S. Business Day Power Lunch


  • October car sales rocking Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 2:18 PM ET
    October car sales rocking

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports that new car sales are flying high this month, and are on a pace to surpass 17 million.

  • Why did China cut rates Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 2:10 PM ET
    Why did China cut rates

    Krishna Memani, OppenheimerFunds, and Katie Nixon, Northern Trust, discuss China's rate cut and what it means for American investors.

  • Behind the China rate cut Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 2:08 PM ET
    Behind the China rate cut

    What was behind China's rate cut today? Seema Mody reports.

  • GE takes off Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 2:06 PM ET
    GE takes off

    Jerry Castellini, President & CIO, CastleArk Management, discusses what's driving General Electric, which is up 17 percent so far this month.

  • Microsoft ... yes, Microsoft trades at 15-year high Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 2:02 PM ET
    Microsoft ... yes, Microsoft trades at 15-year high

    Ed Maguire, Managing Director & Senior analyst, CLSA, discusses what Microsoft is doing right as the company's stock price hits a 15-year high.

  • Facebook busts above $100 Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 2:00 PM ET
    Facebook busts above $100

    Mark Lehmann, President, JMP Securities, looks at Facebook, which surpassed $100/share today. Is the stock overvalued?

  • E-sports $600M global opportunity: MKM Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:40 PM ET
    E-sports $600M global opportunity: MKM

    MKM Partners' Eric Handler thinks e-sports is a $600 million opportunity. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Activision Blizzard announced a division devoted to e-sports.

  • Tech nearing a top? Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:37 PM ET
    Tech nearing a top?

    Discussing whether the rally in tech stocks can continue, with Nick Colas, Convergex market strategist, and Jason Helfstein, Oppenheimer & Co.

  • CNBC update: Carson's TV ads begin Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    CNBC update: Carson's TV ads begin

    Republican Presidential Candidate Ben Carson will begin airing his first paid TV advertisements, and rival Donald Trump is calling on Super PACs supporting his candidacy to return all the money they've collected, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Big winner from China's rate cut Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:24 PM ET
    Big winner from China's rate cut

    China's rate cut gave a boost to mining stocks. Three trades, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.

  • Tech shares surge Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:16 PM ET
    Tech shares surge

    There is a renewed focus on transparency from technology companies, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Bush downsizes campaign costs Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:13 PM ET
    Bush downsizes campaign costs

    Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is reducing payroll by 40 percent for its campaign staff, and cutting travel costs by 20 percent, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Strongest storm in history Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:08 PM ET
    Strongest storm in history

    The Weather Channel's Nick Walker reports on the strongest hurricane ever measured in the Western Hemisphere. Hurricane Patricia will be destructive for the coastline of Mexico.

  • Valeant shares pop Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:05 PM ET
    Valeant shares pop

    Valeant has a conference call scheduled for Monday morning. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the stock is rallying ahead of the call.

  • 3 ways to play China's rate cut Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 1:20 PM ET
    Investors observe stock market at a stock exchange hall on October 20, 2015 in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province of China.

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  • Power Play: How to play global central bank easing Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 2:37 PM ET
    European Central Bank President Mario Draghi

    Why we will have easy monetary policy for some time.

  • These tech earnings divided the haves and have-nots Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 10:28 AM ET
    Golden Gate Bridge in fog

    Some of the biggest tech names reported strong results in the third quarter, but some still face an uphill battle, analyst suggest.

  • Why European stocks will beat the US: Trader Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 10:58 AM ET
    European Central Bank President Mario Draghi.

    European stocks continued to rally on Friday, and one trader says that's only one of many reasons to buy right now.

  • Early movers: PG, WHR, AAL, VCF, AAPL, MSFT & more Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 7:49 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Trader beating S&P: This chip stock set to rally Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 | 12:25 PM ET
    Lam Research

    Stephanie Link, whose CNBC "Halftime Report" model portfolio is up 7 percent this year, believes shares of Lam Research are poised to rise.

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