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 Senate Democrats continuing their marathon session to stop the vote on Betsy DeVos' nomination as Education secretary and Twitter taking more steps to clamp down on abuse and hate on its platform.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports that according to Reuters, Lockheed Martin and the Department of Defense have inked a deal worth $8.5 billion for 90 F-35 jets.
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg expresses concerns over the impact of recent executive orders signed by President Trump. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports President-Elect Trump's announcement that Jets owner Woody Johnson will be the next ambassador to the United Kingdom.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports that Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay $7.2 billion in a settlement over misleading investors in residential mortgage-backed securities.
The SEC is charging 10 firms for violating the pay-to-play rule by accepting pension fund fees following campaign contributions. Among those listed is Pershing Square Capital Management. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Airbag maker Takata to plead guilty to criminal wrongdoing over rupture-prone airbags and is expected to pay $1 billion, CNBC's Sue Herera reports. With CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports on the response from the pharmaceutical lobby following President-elect Donald Trump's comments on the industry.
A jury sentences convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof to death. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Abbott Labs says it is releasing cybersecurity updates for its St. Jude heart devices following U.S. government investigation. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Retail CEOs are on the edge amid news of a border-adjustment tax, and this analyst foresees a big hit on earnings.
The border-adjustment tax would basically be a tax on middle-class Americans and working families, Rep. Ro Khanna says.
Tech has been leading the best-performing sector this year, but it may be overpriced now.
Trump needs to forgo the chaos and conflict, and start focusing on the issues facing this country, Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, said.