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: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 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.

Follow David Faber on Twitter @DavidFaber.


  • SEC Finalizes Whistleblower Rules     Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 10:15 AM ET

    Insight on whether new whistleblower rules will undermine corporate governance, with Sherron Watkins, Enron Whistleblower, and Harvey Pitt, former SEC Chairman, and CNBC's David Faber. "This is a classic case of good intentions gone bad," says Pitt.

  • David Faber: Great Skill as Interviewer Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 3:49 PM ET

    You might not know when it would come, but you didn’t want to miss it when it did: that moment in an interview conducted by Mark Haines when he would cast a skeptical eye at his subject and bear down with that baritone voice in a relentless, but perfectly acceptable way and demand an answer.

  • Undistributed Foreign Earnings on the Rise Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 2:26 PM ET

    A report Tuesday from accounting analysts at JP Morgan seems to put a reliable number on the amount of cash that U.S. corporations hold in their foreign subsidiaries, and it’s a doozy.

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