Scott Wapner is host of the "Fast Money Halftime Report," which airs weekdays from 12PM to 1PM ET.
He has reported live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq MarketSite, covering the real-time action of the global financial markets. Wapner was reporting live from the New York Stock Exchange during the May 2010 "flash crash."
Wapner has also reported several documentaries for the network, including "Hotel: Behind Closed Doors at Marriott," "Ultimate Fighting: From Blood Sport to Big Time," which earned him an Emmy nomination, and "One Nation, Overweight," which documents the impact of the nation's obesity epidemic. In 2011, Wapner received an award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers as well as a Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists for "One Nation, Overweight."
Before joining CNBC, Wapner served as the franchise Business Reporter for KDFW-TV in Dallas and was a reporter for Associated Press Television News, based in New York City.
Wapner earned a bachelor's degree in history from the University of South Florida.
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Discussing Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's hearing at the Senate Banking Committee, and her comments saying it would be "unwise" to wait too long to raise rates. With the "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders; Stephanie Link, TIAA Investments; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
CNBC's Scott Wapner and Bob Pisani looks at the day's market action on another record-setting day.
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President Donald Trump meets with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and female business leaders at the White House.
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CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on General Electric exploring a breakup of its business segments.
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