Morgan Brennan is a general assignment reporter for CNBC, based at the network's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. She joined the network in December 2013.
Prior to joining CNBC, Brennan was a staff writer and reporter for Forbes Media where she reported for Forbes Magazine, ForbesLife Magazine and Forbes.com, most recently covering real estate. Brennan began her career at Forbes in 2009, holding several positions including anchor/reporter and producer for the Forbes Video Network, covering a wide range of business and finance topics.
Previously, Brennan was a regular guest on a variety of networks discussing business and economic stories and also interned at Newsweek International, where she was a fact-checker and contributing writer.
Brennan has interviewed billionaires, heads of state, thought leaders and chief executives of multibillion-dollar corporations and her recent profile story on Equity Group Investments chairman Sam Zell was one of five magazine covers featured on the 2013 Forbes 400 issue.
Brennan graduated summa cum laude from New York University, majoring in Social Science with a double concentration in Anthropology and Media Studies.
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CNBC Morgan Brennan reports the latest on the confirmation hearing for Defense secretary designate James Mattis.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at how Donald Trump's comments impact defense stocks.
After Donald Trump mentions Lockheed Martin in his news conference, the company tells CNBC it understands his "concerns" with F35 program, and is committed to drive down cost. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan shares 2017 predictions for the transport sector.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at the spending numbers behind this year's holiday season as retailers kickoff their after-Christmas sales.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on how delivery giants Federal Express and UPS fared during the holiday season, and the rise of returns.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at expectations in the defense sector for next year.
We see the primary winners out of this as Lockheed, Northrop and Raytheon, says Stifel's Joseph DeNardi providing his take on the upside potential in defense stocks next year. And CNBC's Morgan Brennan, weighs in.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks back at the week's top business and financial stories.