Jake Novak joined CNBC in September, 2012 as the supervising producer of "The Kudlow Report." In 2015, he became the supervising producer of "Power Lunch." Prior to joining CNBC, Novak co-created and oversaw the "Varney and Company" program on FOX Business Network along with anchor Stuart Varney. He also spent seven years at CNN, producing financial news programs including launching the successful "In the Money" show with anchor Jack Cafferty. Novak has a bachelor's degree in political science from Columbia University and a masters degree from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism.
While the U.S. economy chugs along, the recovery from the recession remains among the weakest in the last six decades.
Gold surged more than 4 percent to its highest in a year as U.S. Treasury yields persuaded investors to seek refuge in the metal.
Fear has taken over the market and we’re getting closer to an inflection point, says Palisade Capital's Dan Veru. Here are four things to watch.
U.S. Treasury security yields plunged on Thursday to levels not seen since 2012 in some cases, but gained back ground during the day.