Tagged: Commentary

Market frenzy 0

The folly of the financial press

John Crudele of the New York Post writes about the problem with the financial press, especially television networks, today. Crudele writes, “The problem with TV is this: These stations have a load of time...

Philip Van Doorn 1

Marketwatch.com names new columnist

Marketwatch.com editor in chief Glenn Hall sent out the following announcement: I’m excited to announce that we are bringing on a new columnist with deep expertise in data analysis and investing strategies. Philip van...

The Watchdog That Didn't Bark 0

Journalism and the CNBC effect

Steve Waldman of Washington Monthly reviews Dean Starkman‘s book “The Watchdog That Didn’t Bark: The Financial Crisis and the Disappearance of Investigative Journalism.” Waldman writes, “Starkman spends most of his time analyzing the output...