Nick Wells is a data journalist and graphics editor for CNBC.
Prior to joining CNBC, his reporting and data-driven stories appeared in Crain's New York Business, The New York Times, New York Daily News and other publications.
Wells holds a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies from Hampshire College and an M.A. in Journalism from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.
The death rate from drug overdoses more than doubled between 1999 and 2015, according to a report from the CDC.
More than 30 companies on the S&P 500 fell from Election Day to the inauguration, and have kept falling.
President Trump's isolationist policies could mean big things for trade with our northern neighbor.
The law designed to prevent another financial crisis may be on the chopping block, but some of its regulations were never put into effect.
The Labor Department said Friday that the nation's unemployment rate rose to 4.8 percent. But there's a lot more to the story.
Friday marks the first monthly jobs report of the Trump presidency, and there are a few reasons to think it'll be good.
President Trump is showing up in earnings conference calls of many publicly traded companies.
The Australian Open's finals competitors might seem like a blast from the past, but all of professional tennis has been getting a little older.
The BEA said Friday that GDP increased 1.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016, but there's more to that story.
With the Dow Jones industrial average climbing above 20,000 for the first time, here's what happens when the index hits a multiple of 1,000.