Tagged: TheStreet.com

Biz media drooling on new Merrill CEO 0

Biz media drooling on new Merrill CEO

TheStreet.com media critic Marek Fuchs writes Monday that the business media is falling all over themselves in writing about new Merrill Lynch CEO John Thain. Fuchs wrote, “What they don’t mention are any legitimate...

VC fund buys stake in TheStreet.com 0

VC fund buys stake in TheStreet.com

Technology Crossover Ventures, an investment firm that provides capital to late-stage private and public companies, has agreed to purchase a minority stake in business news Web site TheStreet.com to help pay for its expansion strategy, according...

TheStreet.com reports record revenue 0

TheStreet.com reports record revenue

Financial news web site TheStreet.com reported Tuesday that its third-quarter revenue increased 24 percent to a record $16.1 million, according to a short story on its site. The story stated, “Marketing services revenue, which...

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...