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Seema Mody

CNBC Reporter

Seema Mody joined CNBC in July 2011 as a reporter focusing on market-moving stories that impact Wall Street. Mody also hosts a "Trading the Twicker" segment for "Fast Money" monitoring stocks that are trending and moving due to social momentum.

Previously, Mody was an anchor and reporter at CNBC-TV18 in Mumbai, India. She co-anchored two programs for the station, "Power Breakfast" and "After the Bell," as well as co-produced and anchored special features on "Mumbai Fashion Week" and "Tech Toyz." While at CNBC-TV18, Mody also reported on private equity deals and M&A activity across India exclusively interviewing global private equity heads, including Warburg Pincus CEO Chip Kaye. She also covered the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Mody provided India daily market updates on CNBC World's "Capital Connection" and "Cash Flow."

She also worked at Accenture Consulting in the Strategy and Supply Chain practice where she focused on the life sciences space.

Mody is a graduate of the University of Washington in Seattle where she holds a B.S. in biological sciences. During her freshman year, she co-authored and published a research paper on the efficiency of medical heart valves for the American Heart Journal.

Follow Seema Mody on Twitter @SeemaCNBC.

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  • Oracle Drops Sharply, Nasdaq Lower     Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    Citi says Oracle's transfer to the NYSE could put pressure on its stock, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Taxes, Regulation & Confusion     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses whether Congress and the Fed will impact stocks in the 2nd half of the year. Thomas Lee, JPMorgan; Jim McDonald, Northern Trust; Barbara Reinhard, Credit Suisse; Gary Thayer, Wells Fargo Advisors; and David Bianco, Deutsche Bank, share their opinions.

  • Catalysts For a Tech Comeback     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the tech sector is underperforming the market; and Thomas Lee, JPMorgan; Jim McDonald, Northern Trust; Barbara Reinhard, Credit Suisse; Gary Thayer, Wells Fargo Advisors; and David Bianco, Deutsche Bank, discuss what catalysts might boost the sector in the 2nd half of the year.

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