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? I'd like to leave feedback! I need to report a problem What is CNBC Pro? How many securities on a Watchlist can I have on the CNBC iOS App? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.