Tagged: Company coverage

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....

McLean talks about Enron experience 0

McLean talks about Enron experience

Bethany McLean, the Fortune writer who was one of the first business journalists to question the accounting at Enron, spoke Monday at Cleary University in Michigan, according to a story in the Livingston Press...

Economist passes 700,000 subscribers in North America 0

Economist passes 700,000 subscribers in North America

The Economist’s North American circulation has pushed past the 700,000 mark for the first time. According to preliminary figures from the Audit Bureau of Circulations for the last six months of 2007, the circulation of the magazine is now 720,882,...

Writers on the storm 0

Writers on the storm

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs wants to know why so many business journalists believed Wal-Mart Stores Inc. earlier this week when it announced that January sales were hurt by the weather. Fuchs wrote, “The...