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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The NYSE Arca Airline Index is nearing session highs, Sue Herera reports. David Seaburg, Cowen & Company, and Jim Callinan, Osterweis Capital Management, weigh in.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports that SpaceX has delayed its launch from the original December 16th date until early January.
North Carolina's GOP governor Pat McCrory concedes a close race to Democratic challenger Roy Cooper. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
President-elect Donald Trump reaches out to the president of Taiwan, which could potentially aggravate Beijing. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Health care spending in the U.S. rose to $3.2 trillion, and rose at its fastest rate since 2007. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Preet Bharara meets with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower and agrees to remain Manhattan U.S. Attorney. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Thernos is being sued for alleged fraud by Robert Colman, Robertson Stephens co-founder. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest on the "active shooter" situation at Ohio State University, including reports the attack was deliberately planned.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest on the "active shooter" situation at Ohio State University, including the death of one suspect and an update of 10 injuries.
President-elect Donald Trump's proposed policy reforms will determine the future of financial stocks, an analyst told CNBC on Tuesday.
Policies influencing growth and innovation are key issues for domestic companies like ConAgra.
Another prominent critic of a "border adjustment tax" emerged on Tuesday: the president of the New York Federal Reserve.
There will be a few challenging years ahead for the U.S. stock market, Russell Investments' Jeff Hussey said.