Tagged: TheStreet.com

TheStreet.com makes an acquisition 0

TheStreet.com makes an acquisition

TheStreet.com has acquired Bankers Financial Products, which owns BankingMyWay and RateWatch, and is one of the nation’s largest providers of information about banks and credit unions, according to a story on its web site. The...

Traders dictate to the business media 0

Traders dictate to the business media

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs writes Wednesday that it’s traders that often influence how the business media cover a story. Fuchs wrote, “Now let me get to those beguiling traders — the power behind...

Fox Business Network hires more reporters 0

Fox Business Network hires more reporters

Fox Business Network named Tracy Byrnes, Robert Gray and Ashley Webster as reporters, and named Elizabeth MacDonald as stocks editor, according to a Thursday release. In making the announcement, Fox News executive vice president Kevin Magee said, “We...

Citigroup statement reported as fact 0

Citigroup statement reported as fact

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs writes Monday that business journalists have taken Citigroup’s statement that its earnings would return to normal next quarter hook, line and sinker. Fuchs wrote, “On this subject, mark The...

TheStreet.com president steps down 0

TheStreet.com president steps down

Jim Lonergan, the president and chief operating officer of business news web site TheStreet.com, will leave the company later this month amid shuffling of jobs among executives, according to a short story on the...

Don't automatically make comparisons 0

Don't automatically make comparisons

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs writes Friday that business journalists should avoid making automatic comparisons between companies in the same industry in stories because it leads too often to the sort of sloppy reporting that...