Tagged: Markets coverage

Seeing the trees, but not the forest 0

Seeing the trees, but not the forest

Martha Hamilton writes in the January/February issue of Columbia Journalism Review that business journalists covered some of the issues causing the financial meltdown, but missed the big picture. Hamilton writes, “But even in hindsight,...

"Options Action" is no "Mad Money" 0

"Options Action" is no "Mad Money"

Chris Tyler, a senior staff writer at Optionetics.com, reviews the new CNBC show “Options Action” and likes its tone-down style. Tyler writes, “The 30-Minute once-a-week segment appears to be in the testing phase right...

Barron's confesses to poor performance 0

Barron's confesses to poor performance

Barry Ritholtz, writing on his Big Picture blog, applauds Barron’s for having the guts to admit that its stock picks have badly underperformed the stock market. Ritholtz writes, “So whenever a major media outlet...