American basic cable and satellite business news television channel

CNBC (Consumer News and Business Channel) is an American business television network. It is owned and operated by NBC.[1] It was started in 1980 as the "Satellite Program Network". NBC purchased it in 1989 and renamed it CNBC.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Price Peterson (30 March 2013). "What's the Better News Experience, Fox News Channel or CNBC?". CBS Interactive Inc. Archived from the original on 24 January 2015. Retrieved 5 February 2015.