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 2017, Pisani was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Security Traders Association of New York for "dedication to the Association and the Industry."
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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Despite the clear trend toward reducing second-half earnings outlook, the U.S. markets are not cracking, no doubt because of the global central banker put that is clearly showing its hand.
A ban on short selling of all Spanish stocks for three months. A ban on short selling of Italian financial stocks for one week. Both of these measures were taken for the same reason: to ensure "financial stability." Why don't the regulators get what this does to markets?
Earnings trend continues: Most companies beat, but revenues are light. It happened again today with General Electric and Ingersoll Rand: Both beat on the bottom line, both are a bit light on the topline.
There is a sawtooth pattern: the stocks spike up on the hour, exactly on the hour, rise going into the half hour, then sell off, bottoming just before the top of the hour. Then buying resumes exactly at the top of the hour...again. And again. And again.
Banks fees have been pushed up in recent years and there doesn't appear to be a limit.
Beyond just trading of stocks and bonds, another growth engine is emerging.
There are pockets of the market that are arguably overvalued, but the S&P itself is only modestly stretched.
Beyond Blue Apron, Amazon could pose a threat to future IPOs and bring down retail valuations in a big way.
Berenberg says Wells Fargo will report earnings next year below Wall Street expectations due to "weak demand for credit."
U.S. crude prices fell more than 1 percent Friday after a report said supply from OPEC will rise.
The agenda released by the Trump administration signaled the government has halted its work on restricting Wall Street bonuses and other pay incentives.