Tagged: Coverage

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Commodities in the biz news spotlight

It looks like the press and regulators are taking a closer look at banks and their relationships with commodities. Nearly every day last week there was a different story about prices, storage or regulation....

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Covering Detroit’s bankruptcy

As Detroit became the largest city to seek bankruptcy protection (in terms of debt), reaction seemed largely to depend on one’s stake in the plan, eliciting varied coverage from the major media outlets. The...

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How robots are writing business news stories

Casey Quinlan of TheMutualFundWire.com writes about how computers from Narrative Science are writing earnings stories for business news outlets such as Forbes. Quinlan writes, “Forbes, ProPublica and InvestorPlace use the service, which began at...

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Covering Yahoo’s second-quarter falter

Posting a quarterly profit isn’t enough for Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer. The earnings coverage on Tuesday across the board called the results “faltering” and called into question her ability to turn the ailing Internet...

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What’s the play with emerging markets?

Emerging market stocks and bonds have taken a hit, putting yet another dent in investor’s portfolios already suffering from recent volatility. But according to several recent stories, fund managers are finding some areas that...