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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Discussing the state of the markets as we climb toward Dow 20,000 as well the trades in oil and gold with CNBC's Sue Herera and the "Futures Now" traders.
CNBC's Sue Herera and the "Futures Now" traders discuss the trade in gold and whether the rally in the precious metal is over.
CNBC's Sue Herera and the "Futures Now" traders discuss the trade in oil and where the commodity can go from here.
The "Futures Now" team discusses the drop in gold as the U.S. dollar rises.
A truck plowed into a crowd at Berlin's Christmas market, killing a number of people and injuring others, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest comments from Richmond Fed President & CEO Jeffrey Lacker and St. Louis Fed President & CEO James Bullard on actions the Fed should take in 2017 based on the economy.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports on President-elect Donald Trump's latest picks for the National Security Council of Ret. Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg as chief of staff and Dr. Monica Crowley as senior directors of communications.
The "Futures Now" team discusses the bond market ahead of this week's Fed meeting outcome, and a possible rate hike.
The Obama administration officially decides it will not grant China the official market economy status. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Senate Republicans delayed the vote on their health-care bill, but economist Austan Goolsbee says he thinks it is doomed.
The latest global cyberattack is a reminder that the era of cyber insecurity is here, expert John Carlin told CNBC.
Older Americans are being unfairly targeted in the Republicans’ health-care bill, AARP's David Certner told CNBC.