What does CNBC stand for? Eunnie November 08, 2018 22:21 Updated CNBC stands for Consumer News and Business Channel. Related articles How do I apply for an internship at CNBC? How do I become a contestant on Deal or No Deal? I'd like to leave feedback! How do I become a contributing writer for CNBC? What is CNBC Pro? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.