Sue Herera is Breaking News Anchor for CNBC providing regular news updates throughout CNBC's Business Day programming in addition to serving as the network's lead anchor for breaking news stories. Herera is also co-anchor of "Nightly Business Report," an award-winning evening business news program produced by CNBC for U.S. public television.
Previously, Herera was co-anchor of CNBC's "Power Lunch."
Herera was one of the first women to break into the world of broadcast business news, earning her the nickname "The First Lady of Wall Street." In her 25-plus years of covering Wall Street, Herera has provided viewers with a seasoned perspective on the major stories and issues moving the markets and groundbreaking interviews with leaders in politics and corporate America.
She is a founding member of CNBC, helping to launch the network in 1989. Well-versed in the world of global economics, Herera has covered several of the major geopolitical summits held overseas. She has traveled to China and Japan to report on and produce groundbreaking series about the economies of those countries. In 2004, she was host and anchor of CNBC's special international series "CNBC in Russia," which took an in-depth look into Russia's economy and leadership, contrasting the country's successes with its problems. She won the first-place prize in the National Headliner Awards for the special. She also hosted "CNBC in India, "which took top honors in the Business & Consumer Reporting category.
Prior to joining CNBC, Herera spent seven years as an anchor and reporter with Financial News Network, honing her expertise in the areas of foreign exchange and futures trading.
Herera is the author of "Women of the Street: Making It on Wall Street—The World's Toughest Business."
Herera earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from California State University at Northridge in 1980, and in 2003, she was honored with the University's Distinguished Alumni Award.
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President-elect Donald Trump agrees to settle civil fraud lawsuit over Trump University for $25 million. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
The Federal Reserve is expanding its restrictions on where its employees can go to work after leaving the agency, CBNC's Sue Herera reports.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich tells NBC News that he will not hold a position in Donald Trump's Cabinet. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports that the attorney for Valeant's Gary Tanner says his client was charged with a crime for "doing his job."
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest on a shooting in a parking lot at the airport in Oklahoma City.
Wells Fargo is entering into a $50M proposed homeowner fee settlement. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
The "Futures Now" team discusses the 10-Year yield hitting a 5-month high, and whether they see yields heading higher.
The "Futures Now" team discusses the move in crude oil, and where they see the commodity heading from here.
Apple sends out invites for its October 27 product event. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.