Melloy returns to CNBC after StockTwits stint
Melloy’s first day back at CNBC was Nov. 3, according to a CNBC spokeswoman. His title is investing editor with CNBC Digital. The spokeswoman declined further comment.
Melloy was a a seven-year veteran of CNBC who produced the network’s “Fast Money Halftime Report” and “Fast Money” shows as well as wrote its Behind the Money blog when he left in October 2013 and became the CEO of StockTwits. When he left, CNBC threatened to sue Melloy, claiming he was still under contract.
According to Melloy’s LinkedIn profile, he left StockTwits in September.
Melloy previously spent five years at Bloomberg News, where he covered the stock market and was later the team leader for U.S. stocks coverage.