A CNBC reporter since 1990, Bob Pisani has reported on Wall Street and the stock market from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange for more than a decade. Pisani covered the real estate market for CNBC from 1990-1995, then moved on to cover corporate management issues before moving to the New York Stock Exchange in 1997.
He was nominated twice for a "CableACE Award"—in 1993 and 1995.
In 2013, he won Third Place in the National Headliner Awards in the Business and Consumer Reporting category for his documentary on the diamond business, "The Diamond Rush."
In 2014, Bob was honored with a Recognition Award from the Market Technicians Association for "steadfast efforts to integrate technical analysis into financial decision making, journalism and reporting."
Prior to joining CNBC, Pisani co-authored "Investing in Land: How to Be a Successful Developer." He and his father taught a course in real estate development at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania from 1987-1992. Pisani learned the real estate business from his father, Ralph Pisani, a retired real estate developer.
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SEC charges again revives interest in what exactly constitutes insider trading, and why the key phrase is "material" and "nonpublic." The SEC is alleging that a former board member of Goldman Sachs and a current member of the board of Procter & Gamble, Rajat K. Gupta, has provided information to Raj Rajaratnam of Galleon that amounts to insider trading.
The Egyptian stock market opening was delayed (again) today, this time to March 6th. It has not been open since the end of January. This is the second delay: it had been set to reopen February 13. Spider-Man is scheduled to open March 15. Don't bet on that one, either. The Saudi stock market officially closed down 6.8% and is now down 11.6% over the past 3 trading days (they are open on Sunday).
The U.S. has approved its first deepwater drilling permit after the BP spill. This first permit went to Noble Energy, which is an exploration and production company. This will be a benefit to many deepwater drillers.
Utilities are one of the hottest sectors this year, but investors may want to be suspicious about the climb.
For months we have watched energy, materials, and global industrials weaken on concerns about oil oversupply and slower global growth.
Bob Pisani discusses dividend ETFs and the varying amounts of energy exposure.
I get why there is concern in Europe, but I don't at all get the selloff in U.S. banks.
This is how beggar-thy-neighbor monetary policies work, and perhaps why they ultimately fail.
UBS has reacted to the financial market turbulence by freezing salaries for its investment bankers until at least mid year. The FT reports.
Janet Yellen is expected to attempt to balance raising interest rates against the risks of a weaker global economy.