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The Best CNBC TV Shows

Updated October 12, 2020 509 votes 137 voters 11.5k views35 items

List RulesVote up the best original TV shows that have ever debuted on CNBC.

This list of the top current and canceled CNBC shows of all time includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best CNBC TV shows of all time includes old CNBC shows, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This list is sorted by popularity, so the shows with the most votes are at the top of the list.

Answering the question, “What is the best CNBC show of all time?”, this list includes favorites like Squawk Box, Fast Money, and The Kudlow Report. If you're interested in financial news shows there’s everything from Mad Money. If business reality shows are your thing, then CNBC has got your back with The Profit. For fans of documentaries, CNBC has you covered with shows like The Deed and Secret Lives of the Super Rich.

What are the best CNBC TV series ever? Vote up the best CNBC shows, or use this list to build a whole new one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion.

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  • 1
    Carl Quintanilla
    45
    22

    Premiered1995

    Squawk Box is a business news television program that airs at breakfast time on the CNBC network. The program is currently co-hosted by Joe Kernen, Rebecca Quick, and Andrew Ross Sorkin. Since...  more
  • 2
    Melissa Lee
    40
    16

    PremieredJune 21, 2006

    Fast Money is an American financial stock trading talk show that began airing on the CNBC cable/satellite TV channel on 2006-06-21. Beginning October 10, 2007, it was broadcast every weeknight at 5pm...  more
  • 3
    Jim Cramer
    38
    16

    PremieredMarch 14, 2005

    Mad Money is an American finance television program hosted by Jim Cramer that began airing on CNBC on March 14, 2005. Its main focus is investment and speculation, particularly in publicly traded...  more
  • 4
    Carl Quintanilla
    20
    9

    Premiered2005

    Squawk on the Street, which debuted on December 19, 2005, is a business show on CNBC that follows the first 90 minutes of trading on Wall Street in the United States. Originally airing as a one-hour...  more
  • 5
    Bill Griffeth
    13
    7

    Premiered1996

    Power Lunch is a television business news program on CNBC, airing between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Eastern Time. It is presented by Tyler Mathisen, Brian Sullivan, Amanda Drury and Melissa Lee. Bill...  more
  • 6
    Tilman Fertitta
    6
    0

    Premiered2016

    Billion Dollar Buyer (CNBC, 2016) is an American reality TV show. Tilman Fertitta, CEO and owner of Landry's, Inc. travels the nation to sample new and innovative hospitality products while small...  more
  • 7
    Mike Emrick
    7
    1

    Premiered2006

    The NHL on NBC is a presentation of National Hockey League games that are produced by NBC Sports, and televised on NBC and NBCSN in the United States. While NBC has covered the league at various...  more
  • 8
    Brian Sullivan
    13
    12

    Premiered2005

    Worldwide Exchange is a television business news program on CNBC channels around the world. It used to be broadcast live from studios on three continents until May 11, 2012. The global program is...  more
  • 9
    Marcus Lemonis
    6
    1

    PremieredJuly 30, 2013

    The Profit (CNBC, 2013) is an American documentary-style reality television show. In each episode, Marcus Lemonis typically offers a capital investment and his expertise to struggling small...  more
  • 10
    Ted David, Martha MacCallum
    4
    0

    Premiered2002

    Morning Call is an American TV business program on CNBC, aired from 10AM to 12 noon ET weekdays. Previous programs shown in the same time slot were The Money Wheel with Ted David and Martha MacCallum...  more
  • 11
    Lawrence Kudlow
    11
    10

    Premiered2009

    The Kudlow Report was a news television program about business and politics hosted by Lawrence Kudlow, that aired on the CNBC television channel at 7pm ET until March 28, 2014. The show began airing...  more
  • 12
    Ted David, Felicia Taylor
    5
    2

    Premiered1989

    The Money Wheel was a business news television program aired on weekdays on the CNBC network from its inception in 1989 until 1998. Initially, The Money Wheel covered almost all of the channel's...  more
  • 13
    Amanda Drury, Brian Sullivan
    12
    12

    Premiered1996

    Street Signs is an Asian television business program aired in a two-hour format on CNBC Asia. Before the Asian version debuted on March 31, 2014, it was an American television business news program...  more
  • 14
    Larry Kudlow, Jim Cramer
    6
    5

    Premiered2002

    Kudlow & Cramer was a CNBC American business and politics television program with conservative Lawrence Kudlow and liberal Jim Cramer. The program initially replaced Hardball with Chris Matthews,...  more
  • 15
    Liz Claman, Tyler Mathisen
    3
    0

    Premiered1998

    Market Watch is a show on CNBC that aired from 10AM to 12noon ET, hosted by Martha MacCallum and Tyler Mathisen, and Bob Sellers and Consuelo Mack. It was replaced by Midday Call on Feb 4, 2002. The...  more
  • 16
    Ron Insana, Sue Herera
    4
    2

    Premiered1997

    Business Center is business network CNBC's flagship primetime show that aired in 5 to 7PM ET timeslot, hosted by Ron Insana and Sue Herera, and it was replaced by Bullseye on December 5, 2003....  more
  • 17
    Maria Bartiromo, Bill Griffeth
    2
    0

    Premiered1989

    Market Wrap is a show on CNBC that aired between 4pm and 6pm ET, and it was replaced by Closing Bell on Feb 4, 2002. The series was premiered in 1989 as Market Wrap-Up was Anchored by Bill Griffeth...  more
  • 18
    Janice Lieberman
    2
    0

    Premiered1997

    Steals and Deals was an evening business news talk show aired weekdays from 7:30 to 8PM ET on CNBC from 1990 until c. 1997. Hosted by Janice Lieberman. Produced by Glenn Ruppel. Steals and Deals was...  more
  • 19
    Liz Claman, Bob Sellers
    2
    0

    Premiered1998

    Today's Business is a show on CNBC that aired in the early morning, 5 to 7AM ET timeslot, hosted by Liz Claman and Bob Sellers, and it was replaced by Wake Up Call on Feb 4, 2002. The show gives news...  more
  • 20
    Sidney Torres, Sean Conlon
    2
    0

    PremieredMarch 1, 2017

    The Deed (also known as The Deed: Chicago) is an American reality television docu-series which airs on CNBC. The series follows real estate developers Sidney Torres and Sean Conlon using their own...  more
  • 21
    Dylan Ratigan
    6
    5

    Premiered2005

    CNBC's On the Money, hosted by Carmen Wong Ulrich, is a television program that focuses primarily on personal finance, a programming departure from CNBC's "investor focused" weekday programming. The...  more
  • 22
    Dennis Miller
    4
    2

    Premiered2004

    Dennis Miller was the third tv talk show series hosted by comedian Dennis Miller. This series was on for 2 seasons from 2004 to 2005 on CNBC....  more
  • 23
    Ryan Brown, Chris Elwood
    5
    5

    PremieredJuly 31, 2007

    Flipping Out (Bravo, 2007) is an American reality television series. The show is centered on designer Jeff Lewis in Los Angeles, California, and his entourage that consists of his project manager...  more
  • 24
    Larry Kudlow, Melissa Francis
    5
    5

    Premiered2007

    The Call was an American TV business program on CNBC, aired from 11AM to 12 noon ET weekdays. Previous programs shown in the same time slot were The Money Wheel with Ted David and Martha MacCallum...  more
  • 25
    4
    3

    Premiered1996

    The News with Brian Williams, first shown on July 15, 1996, was the former flagship signature news broadcast on both MSNBC and CNBC. The show's host was Brian Williams. The News was a broadcast...  more