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.
Follow Sue Herera on Twitter @bizrpt.
Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Munich for talks over Syria, Uber executives are facing criminal charges in French court, LAX gets an emergency landing, and the Senate approves a bill to ban Internet access taxes.
A riot in Mexico's Topo Chico prison kills 52 people, droughts last year grew in the hottest year on record, Royal Caribbean inspects storm-battered cruise ship, and Fenway Park hosts an Olympic sized ski ramp. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Centers for Disease Control predicts Zika virus cases may surge in Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories, New Jersey governor Chris Christie is expected to drop out of the presidential race, extreme weather as seen from the International Space Station, and a record number of hopefuls applied to be in Harvard's class of 2020. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Republicans ready for South Carolina primary in the race to the White House; China confirms its first case of Zika; U.S. customs seize 2,400 made-in-China hoverboards, and Burger King announces new menu item. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest news making headlines including GOP presidential candidate John Kasich campaigning in a diner as voters go to the polls.
Rioters clashed with police overnight in Hong Kong during New Year's celebrations; and scientists are analyzing a small blue object that plummeted from the sky and killed a man in Southern India; and Pizza Hut said digital sales hit a record of nearly $12 million in food, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
Obama reaffirms U.S. support of South Korea after North Korean rocket launch; U.S. expected to see more cyber threats from China, Russia and North Korea; train crashes in Germany. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a health emergency in four counties due to the Zika virus, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
The first CVS Pharmacy inside a Target store opens today, and Bill Cosby is arriving at court for the second day of his bid to get the sexual assault case against him thrown out, with CNBC's Sue Herera.
Making money in volatile times.
Stocks may be close to a bottom and this catalyst will cease recession fears, according to Wells Capital's Jim Paulsen.
While the U.S. economy chugs along, the recovery from the recession remains among the weakest in the last six decades.
Gold surged more than 4 percent to its highest in a year as U.S. Treasury yields persuaded investors to seek refuge in the metal.