Tagged: AP

Terrible job in reporting housing data 0

Terrible job in reporting housing data

Seth Jayson from The Motley Fool writes Tuesday that the business media isn’t reporting housing data from the federal government correctly. Jayson wrote, “As usual, the headline mills out there are carrying misleading information,...

AP names new European business editor 0

AP names new European business editor

David McHugh, bureau chief for the Associated Press in Germany and Poland, will become the AP’s business editor for Europe at the beginning of next year, according to an AP styory. The story stated, “McHugh succeeds...

Citigroup statement reported as fact 0

Citigroup statement reported as fact

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs writes Monday that business journalists have taken Citigroup’s statement that its earnings would return to normal next quarter hook, line and sinker. Fuchs wrote, “On this subject, mark The...

Choking on doughnut coverage 0

Choking on doughnut coverage

TheStreet.com’s Marek Fuchs is all choked up with how the business media took a news release from Krispy Kreme Doughnuts — a company that has disappointed in the past — and wrote stories without questioning what...