A CNBC reporter since 1990, Bob Pisani has covered Wall Street and the stock market for nearly 20 years. Pisani covered the real estate market for CNBC from 1990-1995, then moved on to cover corporate management issues before becoming Stocks Correspondent in 1997.
In addition to covering the global stock market, he also covers initial public offerings (IPOs), exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and financial market structure for CNBC.
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, Pisani 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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Quantitative easing picks up, US stocks outperform global indices and the Chinese economy slows down for real.
Europe: The patient is on the table. Martin Wolff, in an editorial in the Financial Times this morning, said that euro zone officials who insisted on treaty changes that would take two years to enact before they would act decisively were akin to doctors who were treating a critically ill patient by working out an exercise program to ensure he didn't have another heart attack. It's an apt analogy.
The idea being floated is that rather than begin the long process of changing the treaties to create an enforcement mechanism, member states should initiate bilateral agreements that could be quickly implemented under an EU procedure known as "Enhanced Cooperation."
Europe is now facing a serious crisis. The bond market is closing to euro zone sovereign countries — and those that are open are charging exorbitant rates. And yet, Germany still seems to be focused on academic issues around treaty changes.
Contagion at the core. A poor auction of German bunds — some are calling it an outright failure, since the bid to cover ratio was below 1 if the Bundesbank bids are excluded — seems to have shocked traders in Europe. The average yield was 1.98 percent.
In another sign the deficit committee is impacting the markets, stocks have rallied off their lows on a single headline from Senator Max Baucus, a member of the deficit reduction committee: "We're still going forward" implying negotiations were ongoing, citing a "new idea."
Here's what traders are watching as we get closer to the first presidential debate on Monday.
There's more than meets the eye to today's rally.
Fed leaves rates unchanged, traders wonder what's really keeping rates on hold.
After many false starts, we're finally starting to see the IPO market gain ground.
Wall Street had been treating Trump's candidacy as a sideshow not to be taken seriously with little chance of victory.
Banking analyst Mike Mayo says in a note to investors Wells Fargo executive pay "clawbacks" should be put in place.
Stumpf would get a big payday to walk from the bank, with millions in severance and stock value if he retires, USA Today reports.