U.S. Business Day Power Lunch


  • Yellen on productivity

    Speaking at the Economic Club of New York, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen answers a question regarding business sector productivity.

  • college graduates

    Although unemployment among college graduates is down, it can still be tough to land a job. We look at the most promising fields.

  • Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton gets the problem right when it comes to wages — but she gets the solution wrong, says this fast-food CEO.

  • Joseph Lubin, founder of ConsenSys, a company based in Brooklyn that has hired over 50 developers to build applications on the Ethereum system, in New York, March 22, 2016.

    Move over, Bitcoin. There's a new virtual currency in town, reports the New York Times.

  • Market warning signs

    CNBC’s Dominic Chu reports on caution signs in the market; and Brian Kelly and Tim Seymour, provide perspective.

  • Discussing the deal to raise California’s minimum wage, with Jot Condie, California Restaurant Association CEO, and Andy Green, Center For American Progress.

  • U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen removes her glasses during a press conference in Washington March 16, 2016.

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

  • CNBC's Brian Sullivan and Billion Dollar Buyer, Tilman Fertitta, discuss the economics and financial must-haves for small business in the big city.

  • Luxury home exterior with pool

    Real estate agents from around the nation assess the pulse of the current high-end housing market.

  • This is cellphone video from an NBC cameraman after shots were reportedly heard near the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center.

  • Gunshots heard in US Capitol Visitor Center: Report

    There have been shots reported fired at or around the U.S. Capitol's Visitors Center, and the Capitol Complex and the White House are in lockdown, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • CNBC’s Jane Wells reports on increasing minimum wage in California.

  • Georgia Gov. vows to veto 'religious freedom' bill

    Discussing Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's decision to veto the religious liberty bill, with NGLCC Director Jonathan Lovitz, and Georgia Sen. Joshua McKoon.

  • Bearish high-end NYC real estate: Insana

    A new report shows pending home sales are rising to a 7-month high for February, as total home sales plunged. CNBC's Ron Insana; Austin Hoffman, Douglas Elliman; Sam Debianchi, Debianchi Real Estate; and Aaron Kirman, Aaroe Estates, discuss the housing market.

  • Equality good for business: NGLCC Dir.

    After Georgia Governor Nathan Deal vetoed the religious liberty bill, NGLCC Director Jonathan Lovitz applauds Gov. Deal.

  • Clinical trial for preventing migraines

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on data from clinical trials by Alder and its migraine drug ALD403.

  • Long-term, buybacks a death warrant: Pro

    Digging deep into data on buybacks and business performance, with CNBC's Eric Chemi, and David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management.

  • Uber CEO: IPO will be as 'late as possible'

    Uber co-founder and CEO Travis Kalanick talks about whether he will take the growing ride sharing company public.

  • Securities fraud arrest

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on charges of wire and securities fraud involving a former partner of Blackstone and PJT Partners.

  • Bargains in a slow economy

    Discussing how to find the right mix of stocks for your portfolio, with Chris Cordaro, RegentAtlantic chief investment officer, and Kevin Mahn, Hennion & Walsh Asset Management President and CIO. Cordaro likes Ford and Intel.

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