U.S. Business Day Power Lunch


  • New capital may be hard for some energy companies: Analyst

    Sri Raman, senior quantitative research analyst at Thomson Reuters, gives his outlook on the probability of defaults from energy names this year.

  • Oil closes up 12%

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis looks at oil prices ahead of the long weekend with discussions about OPEC production.

  • Global depression ahead?

    Insight to what's going on in the Baltic Exchange Dry Index, and the state of shipping in the U.S., with Robert Perri, AXIA Capital Markets.

  • San Fran's high-end housing outlook

    San Francisco real estate agents are speaking out on the potential for a cooling in the Bay Area market, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Homebuilders set to pop?

    We will see robust demand for housing, and the homebuilders are in a good position, explains Bob Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, in discussing low housing supply and low mortgage rates.

  • Low mortgage rates, low supply

    Expectations were mortgage rates would rise through 2016, but the 30-year fixed mortgage is near a record low. CNBC's Diana Olick reports on mortgage rates near lows, as well as low housing supply.

  • Short covering in oil: Kilduff

    Discussing the massive move higher in the price of oil, the potential for production cuts, and what the fall in U.S. oil rigs means, and John Kilduff, Again Capital founding partner

  • Steady in consumer staples

    Nik Modi, RBC Capital Markets, discusses his consumer staples outlook as he sees the low-income consumer having positive tailwinds. He likes Newell Rubbermaid.

  • Street Talk: KR, NFLX, SQ, PANW & INCY

    "Power Lunch" hosts Melissa Lee and Brian Sullivan look at 5 stocks with analyst recommendations, including a cautious report out on Palo Alto Networks.

  • Tiptoeing around a market bottom

    Discussing the current trading environment, with Bill Stone, PNC Asset Management, and Mike Binger, Gradient Investments. Binger talks about his Twitter position.

  • CNBC update: $15 cup of coffee

    San Francisco is a buzz over a cup of Finca Sophia coffee; Bill Cosby's wife must submit to a deposition; and two students were shot and killed Friday morning in Arizona, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Santelli: Second guessing in regard to central banking

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses looks at the moves in yields this week, for insight into whether the selling is ongoing.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Too soon to get into energy and utilities is overvalued.

  • CouchSurfing’s San Francisco office

    CouchSurfing CEO Jennifer Billock shows us around the tree house inspired workspace.

  • Pipelines and oil storage tanks in Cushing, Okla.

    Oil prices jumped on hopes of a coordinated production cut sparked by comments from the energy minister of OPEC member United Arab Emirates.

  • Bond traders at CME Group

    U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday as investors eyed the release of data ahead of the three-day Presidents Day weekend.

  • Bob Doll

    Nuveen's Bob Doll tells CNBC why he doesn’t believe the U.S. will fall into a recession this year and what's next for the stock market.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Johnson & Johnson, PNC Financial Services Group and NextEra Energy are stocks to buy in volatile market.

  • Jim Paulsen, Wells Capital Management's chief investment strategist.

    Stocks may be close to a bottom and this catalyst will cease recession fears, according to Wells Capital Management's Jim Paulsen.

  • CNBC update: US Olympic Committee addresses Zika concerns

    U.S. Olympians heading to Rio to get expert advice on the Zika virus ahead of the Summer Games, an end to the Oregon standoff as last occupiers surrender, manslaughter charges raised in connection with 2015 Manhattan gas explosion, and scientists announce discovery of gravitational waves.

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