Eric Bolling currently serves as co-host of The FOX News Specialists and host of Cashin’ In, an analysis program on FOX News Channel’s (FNC) weekend business block, The Cost of Freedom. He joined the network in 2008.
As co-host of The FOX News Specialists (weekdays, 5PM/ET), Bolling, alongside Katherine Timpf and Eboni K. Williams, discuss the top stories driving the headlines of the day. Every program the co-hosts are joined by two guest experts known as the “specialists,” who provide a unique and unpredictable analysis on the stories trending in America. Additionally, Bolling serves as a commodities contributor to both FNC and Fox Business Network (FBN), specializing in the economy.
Prior to his current role, Bolling was an original co-host of The Five, a roundtable ensemble of FNC personalities who discuss, debate and even debunk the hot news stories, controversies and issues of the day.
During his tenure, Bolling has served as co-host of FNC’s New Year’s Eve special, All-American New Year, in both 2015 and 2016. He has served as host of FBN’s Follow the Money, Happy Hour as well as FoxNews.com’s Strategy Room. Prior to joining FBN, Bolling helped launch and was an original panelist on CNBC’s Fast Money.
Before launching his career in television, Bolling was an independent trader based out of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) specializing in crude oil, gold and agricultural commodities. He also served on the NYMEX’s Board of Directors for five years, and subsequently acted as a strategic adviser there.
Bolling was named the Maybach Man of the Year in 2007 and one of Trader Monthly‘s Top Traders in 2007 and 2008. A graduate of Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida, he was awarded a fellowship to Duke University’s School of Public Policy. Bolling was also drafted in the 22nd round of the 1984 Major League Baseball Draft by the Pittsburgh Pirates and was assigned to their affiliate in the rookie-level Gulf Coast League. A successful author, his first book “Wake Up America” became an instant New York Timesbest seller.