Claman on Call: Uber Rides Into PR Storm


U.S. stocks surged higher on Tuesday, lifting the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average to new all-time highs, with the S&P hitting its 43rd record finish of the year.

And bullying from Uber? The startup car service is under fire after a senior executive was heard saying the company could use "Uber's dirt diggers" to probe the personal lives of critical journalists -- and even singling out tech reporter Sarah Lacy. A legal crisis management expert and a TechCrunch superstar joined FBN to weigh in on whether Uber has any gas left in the tank after the PR mishap.

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Here's what you need to watch for tomorrow: October housing starts are out at 8:30 a.m. ET. At 2 p.m. ET we'll get the Fed minutes.

Be sure to check out all of today's interviews on and tune into Countdown to the Closing Bell every week day at 3 p.m. ET.

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