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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CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump warning Republicans who don't support him that he will continue to attack them.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including the U.S. State Department warning Americans of the possible threat of terrorist attacks in Europe this summer.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including U.S. military confirming and condemning a failed North Korean missile launch.
A Shiite military group releases footage appearing to show the bombardment of ISIS positions in Fallujah; California Governor has endorsed Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination; French unions block a logistic area in Marseille, reports CNBC’s Sue Herera.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including Labor Secretary Perez announcing a settlement in the Verizon workers strike, and Iraqi protestors demonstrating outside Baghdad's green zone.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including Russia's Vladimir Putin arriving in Greece, and Pablo Picasso's "Remme Assise" will be auctioned in June.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including President Obama visiting Hiroshima, and eight automakers recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. over defective Takata airbags.
Firefighters battle an apparent engine fire on a Korean jet; supporters of slain Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour held funeral prayers across Pakistan for him; the New York police department has released video of a deadly shooting at a TI concert, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
Analysts say there is still more pain ahead for energy stocks, after Exxon Mobil and Chevron posted dismal quarterly results.
Hillary Clinton failed to close the deal with that convention speech and left the door wide open for Trump to win in November, says Jake Novak.
The economy grew far less than expected as inventories fell for the first time since 2011, but a surge in spending pointed to underlying strength.
Gold hit a near three-week high on Friday after much slower-than-expected U.S. economic growth weighed on the dollar.