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. CNBC also includes reports from its news bureaus worldwide in Midtown Manhattan, the NASDAQ MarketSite, Washington D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles, Palo Alto, London, Singapore and CNBC's headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
Launched on April 17, 1989, CNBC offers viewers live programming on the markets every weekday, with programs such as "Squawk Box," "Power Lunch," "Closing Bell" and "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer." CNBC Primetime programming (weekdays from 7:00 p.m.-2 a.m. ET) includes "On the Money," and "Fast Money." CNBC Weekend programming offers broad-based talk programming.
Viewers of CNBC business news programming are business executives and financial professionals that have significant purchasing power. According to a July 2004 survey by Mendelsohn Media Research, the median household net worth of CNBC Business Day viewer exceeds $1.2 million.
The web site cnbc.com extends the CNBC mission to be first and accurate with the news, including presenting actionable information. It is the preeminent financial news source on the web, featuring an unprecedented amount of video, real-time market analysis, three to eight hours of web-exclusive live video programming daily, industry and topic-specific blogs, cnbc.com Live stream (long-form scheduled programming of events), charts and investing tools.