ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 19, 2007-CNBC, America's Business Channel, today announced that "Squawk on the Street," anchored by Erin Burnett and Mark Haines and broadcast live from the New York Stock Exchange, is expanding to two hours, effective immediately. "Squawk on the Street" will now air M-F from 9AM-11AM ET.
CNBC's "Morning Call" will air M-F 11AM-12PM ET.
"Since premiering live from the New York Stock Exchange in 2005, 'Squawk on the Street' has become appointment business television," said Jonathan Wald, Senior Vice President, Business News. "This move further leverages the power of the 'Squawk Box' brand."
"Squawk on the Street," also featuring David Faber from CNBC's Global Headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., gives viewers all the up-to-the minute news they need from every major market around the world. The show not only reports the headlines of the day, it also puts world-class, top-rated market guests on the air to provide the instant analysis of all the market moving news. With segments such as "Run Down," "Six in Sixty" and "Best of the Best," "Squawk on the Street" delivers CNBC's brand of in-depth coverage that is fast, accurate, actionable and unbiased.
CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 340 million homes worldwide, including more than 95 million households in the United States and Canada. The network's Business Day programming (weekdays from 5:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and also includes reports from CNBC news bureaus worldwide. Additionally, CNBC viewers can manage their individual investment portfolios and gain additional in-depth information from on-air reports by accessing http://www.cnbc.com.
Members of the media can receive more information about CNBC and its programming on the NBC Universal Media Village Web site at http://nbcumv.com/cnbc/.