U.S. Business Day Power Lunch


  • Most important Fed meeting: Minerd Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:56 PM ET
    Most important Fed meeting: Minerd

    Discussing the Fed meeting, with Scott Minerd, Guggenheim Partners; David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds; and Bob Doll, Nuveen Asset Management.

  • Making money with a rising rate ETF Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:44 PM ET
    Making money with a rising rate ETF

    There are a handful of ETFs that offer bond portfolios a buffer against rising rates, including RISE. Bryce Doty, Sit Investment Association senior fixed income manager, explains.

  • Fixed income playbook Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:38 PM ET
    Fixed income playbook

    Discussing the best outcome in the markets after the Federal Reserve announces the interest rate decision, with Jeff Rosenberg, BlackRock's Chief Investment Strategist for Fixed Income.

  • Rate hike good for markets? Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:32 PM ET
    Rate hike good for markets?

    Discussing uncertainty in the market, and what to listen closely to from the Federal Reserve, with Jamie Cox, Harris Financial Group, and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington.

  • CNBC update: Tax the rich Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:29 PM ET
    CNBC update: Tax the rich

    Billionaire investor Warren Buffett and Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton, proposed expanding the "Buffett rule." to raise tax rates, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • NYSE ready for hike Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:22 PM ET
    NYSE ready for hike

    NYSE Group CEO Tom Farley, discusses the "calm before the storm" in trading in anticipation of a rate hike, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • The Fed's baby step Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:15 PM ET
    The Fed's baby step

    Discussing the potential for a rate hike out of the Fed meeting, with Alan Binder, former Federal Reserve Vice Chairman. He thinks it is time for the rate hike "around right now."

  • Rates higher ahead of Fed Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:22 PM ET
    Rates higher ahead of Fed

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the action in yields, and the junk bond market, ahead of the FOMC announcement.

  • Behind a rate hike Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:06 PM ET
    Behind a rate hike

    Insight to how the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates, with Kevin Logan, HSBC chief U.S. economist.

  • Watch this ahead of Fed Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:01 PM ET
    Watch this ahead of Fed

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides a guide for market watchers if the Federal Reserve does indeed raise interest rates.

  • Power Play: Stay away from these sectors in 2016 Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:27 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Why this is the time to stay defensive and stay away from cyclicals.

  • Wall Street stocks to watch Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 1:21 PM ET

    Wednesday stocks on the march: SCTY, FSLR, SUNE, NUE, GPN, HPY

  • The sector that’s already celebrating a rate hike Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, as a television screen displays Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaking on June 17, 2015.

    Financial stocks rally in the expectation that the first rate hike in almost a decade is on tap.

  • Mortgage refinances up 1% on rate fears Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 7:13 AM ET
    A customer enters at a Wells Fargo branch in Hermosa Beach, California.

    Mortgage rates didn't move last week, but more borrowers made applications to refinance their home loans, possibly worried that rates will move higher.

  • US oil settles down $1.83, or 4.9%, at $35.52 a barrel Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 3:15 PM ET
    Oil workers drilling

    Oil settles nearly 5 percent lower after the Fed's decision to raise interest rates.

  • Oil at $100? 'Outrageous' forecasts for 2016 Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 4:01 AM ET
    Oil pipeline and refinery.

    Oil rebounding to $100 a barrel by the end of 2016? A strong euro? These are just some of the "outrageous predictions" from Saxo Bank for 2016.

  • Credit fears may scare off the Fed: McDonald Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 6:27 PM ET
    Cut up credit cards

    As the Fed meeting approaches, strategist believes the Fed may not live up to the Street's expectations.

  • Pandora trading like a biotech: J. Najarian Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 2:58 PM ET
    Pandora trading like a biotech: Najarian

    CNBC contributor and OptionMonster Jon Najarian looks at Pandora, whose future is in the hands of three federal judges.

  • Top cyber plays of 2016 Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 2:52 PM ET
    Top cyber plays of 2016

    The LA schools scare highlights the need for greater security everywhere. Dan Ives' FBR Capital Markets analyst discusses the companies that could be impacted.

  • Only two weeks since San Bernardino shooting: Pro Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 2:50 PM ET
    Did LA schools overreact?

    Frances Townsend, former homeland security advisor to President George W. Bush and executive VP Mac-Andrews & Forbes, discusses Los Angeles' decision to close schools after a threat they deemed "credible."

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