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.

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  • Tyco, Schneider Engaged in Early Stage Talks Tuesday, 12 Apr 2011 | 4:44 PM ET

    While Tyco is engaged in an early stage of deal making with France’s Schneider, the talks have yet to move to structure and value, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • What if the NYSE is Not Sold at All? Thursday, 7 Apr 2011 | 3:43 PM ET
    NYSE Traders

    While the battle over the NYSE rages and we wait for a response from that exchange to the proposed $42.50 dual stock and cash bid from Nasdaq and Ice, it’s worth mentioning that among the most likely outcomes here is that the NYSE doesn’t get bought at all.

  • Cephalon's Response to Valeant Bid Near Tuesday, 5 Apr 2011 | 2:29 PM ET
    Cephalon's Research & Development Headquarters in West Chester, PA.

    It seems likely that in the next 24 hours we will receive Cephalon’s response to the $73-a- share all cash offer it received last week from Valeant. From what I’m hearing, that response could likely include a rejection of Valeant spacer and a plan from Cephalon to seek out parties other than Valeant that would be interested in purchasing it.

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