Tagged: TheStreet.com

Bank stories all lame 0

Bank stories all lame

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs isn’t too happy with the recent media coverage of the woes at banks. Fuchs wrote, “Writing and reporting on Wall Street firms in these troubled recent days have generally...

Kodak given benefit of the doubt — again 0

Kodak given benefit of the doubt — again

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs wonders why business journalists have continued to give Kodak positive coverage despite its problems. Fuchs wrote, “Are a lot of journalists photo buffs and sentimental fools for Kodak? It...

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...