CNBC Anchors and Reporters

Tyler Mathisen

Tyler Mathisen
"Power Lunch" & “Nightly Business Report” Co-Anchor

Tyler Mathisen co-anchors CNBC's "Power Lunch" (M-F, 1PM-3PM ET) one of the network's longest running program franchises, as well as "Nightly Business Report," an award-winning evening business news program produced by CNBC for U.S. public television. In 2014, NBR was named best radio/TV show by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW).

Previously, Mathisen was managing editor of "CNBC Business News," responsible for directing the network's daily content and coverage. He had been the co-anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

Mathisen has reported one-hour documentaries for the network including "Best Buy: The Big Box Fights Back," "Supermarkets Inc: Inside a $500 Billion Money Machine" and "Death: It's a Living." Mathisen was also host of the CNBC series "How I Made My Millions."

Before joining CNBC in 1997, Mathisen spent 15 years as a writer, senior editor and top editor for Money magazine. Among other duties, he supervised the magazine's mutual funds coverage, its annual investment forecast issue and its expansion into electronic journalism, for which it won the first-ever National Magazine Award for New Media in 1997.

In 1993, Mathisen won the American University-Investment Company Institute Award for Personal Finance Journalism for a televised series on "Caring for Aging Parents," which aired on ABC's "Good Morning America." Mathisen served as money editor of "GMA" from 1991 to 1997. He also won an Emmy Award for a report on the 1987 stock market crash that aired on New York's WCBS-TV.

A native of Arlington, Va., Mathisen graduated with distinction from the University of Virginia.

Follow Tyler Mathisen on Twitter @TylerMathisen.


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    America needs $3.6 trillion between now and 2025 to bring U.S. infrastructure to a grade "B," explains Greg Diloreto, American Society of Civil Engineers. Also, Chris Edwards, Cato Institute, provides perspective.

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  • DC Metro, cell phones Washington DC

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on upgrades to the Washington Metro System.

  • CNBC update: Trump not releasing tax returns

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports the latest headlines including Donald Trump telling the Associated Press he will not release his tax returns and a former South Carolina police officer facing murder charges for killing an unarmed black motorist remaining free on bail after Federal indictment.

  • Small caps room to run: Pro

    Discussing the performance of small caps, with Eddy Elfenbein, Crossing Wall Street, and Todd Gordon,

  • CNBC’s Tyler Mathisen speaks to Kevin O’Leary, founder of O’Leary Financial Group and “Shark Tank” investor, at the at the iCONIC Conference in Seattle, on tax inversions and Disney’s COO exit.

  • Multimillion dollar collection

    Jim Ancel shows "Power Lunch" his collection of Babe Ruth-worn items, and baseballs signed by presidents, ahead of "Secret Lives of the Super Rich" premiering Wednesday night.

  • Bargains in a slow economy

    Discussing how to find the right mix of stocks for your portfolio, with Chris Cordaro, RegentAtlantic chief investment officer, and Kevin Mahn, Hennion & Walsh Asset Management President and CIO. Cordaro likes Ford and Intel.

  • Stepping up against terror

    Democratic New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez talks to CNBC's Tyler Mathisen about the global fight against terror and the challenges facing world powers like Europe and the U.S.

  • Boom times in Tampa

    Stephen Gay, real estate broker at Smith & Associates, talks to CNBC's Tyler Mathisen about the real estate market in Tampa, Florida.