Ron Insana covers the most pressing economic and market issues of the day. He also delivers The Market Scoreboard Report to radio stations around the country.
For nearly three decades, Insana has been a highly respected business journalist and money manager, who began his career at the Financial News Network in 1984 and joined CNBC when FNN and CNBC merged in 1991.
Insana is well-known for his high-profile interviews, which included Presidents Clinton and Bush; billionaire investors Warren Buffett, George Soros and Julian Robertson, among others: captains of industry from Bill Gates to Jack Welch and to the late Steve Jobs, top economists, analysts and global heads of state, from Former Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, to Jordan's current Queen, Rania.
Insana was named one of the "Top 100 Business News Journalists of the 20th Century" and was nominated for a news and documentary Emmy for his role in NBC's coverage of 9/11.
He has authored four books on Wall Street and is a highly regarded lecturer on domestic and global economics, financial markets and economic policy issues. Insana graduated with honors from California State University at Northridge.
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Discussing investor sentiment in the current market, economic and geopolitical environment with CNBC Contributor Ron Insana and Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab chief investment strategist.
Bitcoin fails, or is at least suspect, as a currency in several ways: a storehouse of value, a unit of account and a medium of exchange.
When excessive optimism far outweighs normal rational expectations, crashes occur — and this will be the case with bitcoin.
Call me crazy, but there are a few policies I'd reconsider if I had all of these complex issues to solve at the same time.
Save corporate tax cuts for the next recession. The economy needs more workers and rising productivity.
The stock market is at all-time highs and corporate profits are strong, but Main Street isn't feeling the benefit and Washington is mired in dysfunction.
: Trump's "fire and fury" comment may not be enough to stop Wall Street bulls, but just wait.
The extended bull market in U.S. stocks is just one headline away from a serious correction.
As the Dow hits the record 22,000 level, Mike Ryan, UBS; CNBC contributor Ron Insana, and CNBC's Steve Liesman debate whether the underlying economy can sustain the rally in the markets.
While the Trump administration credits themselves for the record run in stocks, none of Trump's promised business-friendly policies have been enacted as law. Other factors are at play.