Melissa Francis joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as an anchor in January 2012 and is the host of MONEY with Melissa Francis (weekdays 2-3PM/ET).
Prior to joining FBN, Francis served as an anchor at CNBC, where she co- anchored "Power Lunch" and "The Call." When Francis joined CNBC in 2003, she was the first reporter to broadcast live from the floor of the New York Mercantile Exchange, providing hourly reports for the network and distinguishing herself as the foremost expert on commodities.
Before joining CNBC, Francis was a correspondent for CNET's broadcast unit, where she covered finance, technology and consumer products. Prior to CNET, Francis was a reporter for News 12 New Jersey, and anchored for many New England television stations in Hartford, Manchester, and Providence. She also served as producer for WCSH-TV NBC Portland and researcher for the MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour.
Francis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Harvard University.
Fri Sep 19, 2014
Money with Melissa Francis discusses headlines that are too money to miss out on.
Alfred Coffee & Kitchen owner Josh Zad on introducing edible chocolate-dipped coffee cups.
FOX News auto expert Gary Gastelu on the specs of the new Ford Mustang.
Peter Brookes of The Heritage Foundation and former CIA operative Michael Scheuer discuss Obama’s address on ISIS.
Thu Sep 18, 2014
FBN’s Charlie Gasparino, Zor Capital managing director Joe Fahmy and WSJ’s Greg Zuckerman weigh in on the growing ISIS threat and its impact on the markets.
California cattle rancher Kevin Kester on the impact of the California drought to his business.
FBN’s Melissa Francis on the California drought and Tesla’s tax breaks in Nevada.
White Castle Vice President Jamie Richardson calls cheeseburgers a measure of economic confidence.
Wed Sep 17, 2014
FBN’s Charlie Gasparino says there’s an unprecedented demand for the Alibaba IPO from Asian institutions.
Former Rep. Ron Paul, (R-Texas), reacts to the Fed decision.
FBN’s Peter Barnes break down details of the latest FOMC statement.
FBN’s Charlie Gasparino, Tom Sullivan and Nicole Petallides, James Freeman of The Wall Street Journal, Alan Knuckman of Bulls-eye options and Moody’s chief economist Jon Lonksi with reaction to ...
Tue Sep 16, 2014
‘Babyfonics’ app Founder Heidi Dobbs explains how her app works.
FBN’s Charlie Gasparino, David Asman and Institute of New Economic Thinking Marshall Auerback discuss ISIS, Ebola and lying on resumes.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Met Council on Housing executive director Jaron Benjamin, branding expert Bruce Turkel and Barron’s columnist Jack Hough discuss the Anti-Airbnb campaign using horror stories and bad reviews. ...
Actor James Michael Taylor explains his character and the twentieth anniversary of ‘Friends’ celebration for fans.
SkyBridge Capital Managing Partner Anthony Scaramucci, FBN’s Charlie Gasparino, Dan Shaffer of Shaffter Asset Management and Barron’s Senior Editor Jack Hough discuss Alibaba’s IPO pricing, Apple ...
Kaltbaum Capital Management president Gary Kaltbaum and FBN’s Charlie Gasparino discuss the Scottish independence vote, Hotels urging Tipping and Olive Garden.
“Marry Smart” author Susan Patton discusses the upscale version of Tinder, dating app ‘The League’ and whether or not housewives should be paid.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
The Real Housewives of New York City's Heather Thomson and The Wall Street Journal’s Veronica Dagher on the new robot that could help you with the dishes and a Dutch teen's unique drone.
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