An award-winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author, David Faber is a co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" (M-F, 9AM-11AM ET) and an anchor and co-producer of CNBC's acclaimed original documentaries and long-form programming.
During the day, Faber breaks news and provides in-depth analysis on a range of business topics during the "Faber Report." In his 20 years with CNBC, Faber has broken many big financial stories including the massive fraud at WorldCom, the bailout of the hedge fund Long Term Capital Management and Rupert Murdoch's unsolicited bid for Dow Jones.
Faber has reported ten documentaries for CNBC for which he has received Loeb, Emmy, Peabody and duPont awards.
His book, "The Faber Report," was published by Little, Brown in spring 2002; his second book, "And Then the Roof Caved In," was published in the summer of 2009 by John Wiley.
He holds a bachelor's degree in English from Tufts University.
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Newell Rubbermaid is acquiring Jarden. Discussing the benefits from merging companies, with Jarden Executive Chairman Martin Franklin, and Newell Rubbermaid CEO Michael Polk.
Discussing the synergies between the companies, with Jarden Executive Chairman Martin Franklin, and Newell Rubbermaid CEO Michael Polk. Newell Rubbermaid is acquiring Jarden.
Edward Breen, DuPont chairman & CEO, and Andrew Liveris, Dow Chemical chairman & CEO, discuss the importance of getting the right management team in place. And Jim Cramer wants to know if Nelson Peltz's Trian Partners or other activist shareholders had an impact on the deal. I believe Third Point gets a major win out of this, says Liveris.
Edward Breen, DuPont chairman & CEO, discusses the timeline of the merger. And Andrew Liveris, Dow Chemical chairman & CEO says it's a game changer for the ag business. Also Breen and Liveris discuss the importance of complimentary personalities when the companies merger. We are both going to help each other out, says Breen.