Tagged: Coverage

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Coverage: S&P settles with government

Ratings agencies took a huge hit to their reputations after the financial crisis, getting the blame for misleading investors about the safety of investments. Tuesday, Standard & Poor’s settled with the Justice Department and...

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Coverage: Net neutrality is coming

The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose rules that would effectively make the Internet a utility, an affirmation that access for all is critical. Steve Lohr had this story for The New York...

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Coverage: Facebook earnings show gains

Remember when there was a question about if Facebook was going to continue to show earnings growth? Well, the company answered it this quarter. The Washington Post story by Hayley Tsukayama pointed out several...

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Coverage: Strong dollar hits earnings

While it might seem counterintuitive, a strong U.S. dollar is being blamed for lower corporate earnings this quarter. Companies from Procter & Gamble to Pfizer are reporting results below analysts’ estimates and blaming the...

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Coverage: Mattel CEO ousted

The holiday season wasn’t kind to Mattel, and its chief executive officer is paying the price. CEO Bryan Stockton resigned as the toymaker’s profit continued to drop. The Washington Post story by Sarah Halzack...