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 North Korea claiming a South Korean fishing boat intentionally invaded its territorial waters.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including obesity rates in the U.S. rising among women.
A rush hour car bomb attack targeting a bus carrying riot police killed 11 people in Istanbul; widespread outrage over the sentencing of a convicted rapist who is a former Stanford University swimmer; tropical storm Colin expected to continue to drop heavy rains over the southeastern part of Florida, reports CNBC’s Sue Herera.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made an announcement regarding Deflategate, and only 3 percent of American iPhone users have used Siri in public, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Secretary of State John Kerry are meeting with Chinese leaders regarding economic policies, and scientists discover new dinosaur tracks, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including Florida Governor Rick Scott declaring a state of emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Colin.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including a school bus in Turkey plunging into a canal and kills 14 people and injuring 26.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest headlines including three Minnesota men being found guilty in an ISIS trial.
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.