David Faber

David Faber

David Faber
“Squawk on the Street” Co-Anchor

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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  • AT&T-DirecTV not game changer: Liberty CEO

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Greg Maffei, Liberty Media CEO, about the deal between AT&T and DirecTV, and if it changes the balance of power in the cable space. Maffei says the strategic options for DirecTV are fewer going forward.

  • CEO Maffei: Charter & Liberty not frustrated by TWC deal

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Greg Maffei, Liberty Media CEO, about consolidation in the cable industry and the deal between Time Warner and Comcast.

  • Faber Report: Verizon-Dish merger dismissed

    CNBC's David Faber reports on the brief move higher in Dish Network's stock on Monday. Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam says his company has no discussions going on with Dish Network.

  • A long-held desire to get ahead of key business trends drove a $48.5 billion dollar deal under which AT&T will acquire DirecTV, the firms told CNBC.

  • Biggest risk facing investors

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to John Burbank, Passport Capital founder & CIO, about why he believes poor liquidity in the equity markets remains the most misunderstood and biggest risk factor facing investors.

  • John Burbank's top e-commerce plays

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to John Burbank, Passport Capital founder & CIO, about his investment strategy and the Chinese e-commerce market.

  • Valeant & Ackman put pressure on Allergan

    Pershing Square Capital's Bill Ackman is calling for Allergan shareholders to vote on a non-binding resolution, reports CNBC's David Faber, with the latest details on Ackman and Valeant's attempt to takeover Allergan.

  • IBM CEO bullish on Africa

    CNBC's David Faber recaps his discussion with IBM's Ginnie Rometty where the CEO explained the company's plans for transformation through enterprise and their focus on Africa.

  • AT&T looking to buy DirecTV?

    CNBC's David Faber discusses reports that AT&T is in talks to buy DirecTV for about $50 billion. The deal could be completed in a few weeks.

  • Faber Report: Hillshire to acquire Pinnacle

    CNBC's David Faber reports Hillshire Brands is buying Pinnacle Foods. And Faber comments on Allergan's rejection of Valeant's takeover bid.

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