U.S. Business Day Power Lunch


  • A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.

  • Tilman Fertitta, CEO of Landry's, stars in CNBC's "Billion Dollar Buyer"

    Billionaire investor Tilman Fertitta dishes to CNBC about what entrepreneurs should do before they speak about their business.

  • Tilman Fertitta to entrepreneurs: Know your numbers

    Tilman Fertitta, Landry's Restaurants Inc Chairman & CEO and host of CNBC's "Billion Dollar Buyer," talks to Tyler Mathisen about being an entrepreneur and the state of business in the U.S. at the iCONIC Conference in Seattle.

  • David Cameron responds to father's involvement

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the Panama Papers leak including UK Prime Minister David Cameron responding to questions about the involvement of his late father.

  • Oil prices seesaw

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reporting oil prices moving up and down all day to end in positive territory.

  • CEO compensation conundrum

    CNBC Contributors Steve Odland and Herb Greenberg, and CNBC's Mary Thompson discuss whether CEO pay should be tied to corporate performance.

  • CEO pay on the rise

    CNBC's Mary Thompson looks at an early read on executive compensation.

  • Goldman's Currie: Pressure oil, short gold

    Jeffrey Currie, Goldman Sachs Head of Commodities Research, discusses the global oil market and gives his top commodity idea: gold.

  • Time to own real estate stocks?

    Alexander Goldfarb, Sandler O'Neill & Partners managing director and senior REIT analyst, and Megan McGrath, MKM Partners executive director and senior homebuilder analyst, discuss the current state of the rental and home-buying markets in the U.S. with CNCB's Diana Olick.

  • Peak apartment?

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the slowdown in the apartment market in the U.S. as vacancies are on the rise.

  • Kate Warne, Edward Jones investment strategist, and Jim Dunigan, PNC Asset Management chief investment officer.

  • Discussing the macro economy, with Kate Warne, Edward Jones investment strategist, and Jim Dunigan, PNC Asset Management chief investment officer.

  • Putting an end to inversions

    President Obama is calling on Congress to end corporate tax inversions. CNBC's senior contributor Larry Kudlow, and former U.S. senator Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas), provides perspective.

  • Santelli: Not good for banks

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • CNBC update:

    Iceland’s Prime Minister has resigned; a spokesman for British Prime Minister says the Cameron family does not benefit from any offshore funds; and PayPal is pulling its expansion plans in North Carolina after lawmakers passed a law that restricts protection for members of the LGBT community, reports CNBC’s Sue Herera.

  • The Tepper effect

    Appaloosa Management founder David Tepper has moved his business to Florida, which is having a huge impact on New Jersey, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Economists reduce Q1 GDP forecasts

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on economists updating their GDP forecasts for the first quarter.

  • Treasury & government's war on inversions

    Has the Treasury Department overstepped too far in new rules which threaten corporate inversions? CNBC contributor Steve Odland; and CNBC's Eamon Javers and Meg Tirrell discuss.

  • Mississippi gov. signs religious beliefs law

    CNBC's Sue Herera reports PayPal has canceled its move into North Carolina, and Mississippi's governor has signed the religious beliefs law which allows public and private businesses to refuse service based on the business' religious beliefs.

  • Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI).

    Trump and Cruz are both going down and this is going to the GOP convention, says Jake Novak. The likely nominee? Paul Ryan.

About Power Lunch

  • CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Brian Sullivan take you through the heart of the business day focusing on real-time market coverage, breaking news and up-to-the-instant stock moving information. "Power Lunch" delves into the economy, the markets, real estate, media and technology – any place where there’s money to be made. The program features daily contributions from Melissa Lee at the NASDAQ MarketSite's Times Square studio and coverage from CNBC’s Post 9 position on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as well as from CNBC’s bureaus around the world. "Power Lunch" also showcases the best stories of the day from CNBC's roster of top-notch digital and television journalists.

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