Tagged: Company coverage

WSJ.com visits up 40 percent 0

WSJ.com visits up 40 percent

Nick Tabakoff of The Australian newspaper reports Wednesday on his interview with Les Hinton, the new CEO of Dow Jones & Co., the parent of The Wall Street Journal, and says that traffic to...

Missing the credit card story 0

Missing the credit card story

Dean Starkman of Columbia Journalism Review writes how the traditional business press wrote traditional stories about the credit card industry while more important stories were being uncovered by non-traditional outlets. Starkman wrote, “These non-business-press...

Fortune can't decide about Steve Jobs 0

Fortune can't decide about Steve Jobs

Erick Schonfeld writes on TechCrunch about the Steve Jobs profile in the latest issue of Fortune magazine and wonders what it says about the publication’s journalism. Schonfeld wrote, “Once again, Steve Jobs is on...

CNBC flubs HP earnings 0

CNBC flubs HP earnings

Michael Learmonth of Silicon Alley Insider writes Wednesday that business news cable network managed to get Hewlett-Packard’s earnings wrong when it first reported the numbers on Tursday. Learmonth wrote, “The network’s graphics department dinged...

With Wal-Mart the story is overseas 0

With Wal-Mart the story is overseas

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs writes Wednesday that some media — Barron’s, BusinessWeek and the New York Post — missed the story behind Wal-Mart’s strong earnings, while The Wall Street Journal got it right....