Category: Media News

Asking for more coverage of China

Since I’m avoiding writing about the presidential election, let’s take a look at some of the recent coverage of China in the business press. Besides being totally fascinating, the Communist party will officially select...

Do earnings delays matter?

It’s earnings season. With the striking by Superstorm Sandy on the nation’s financial hub, many firms delayed reporting earnings this week. The list included Pfizer Inc, Time Warner Cable Inc., Thomson Reuters Corp., Spirit...

Silver lining?

As much of the east coast begins to recover from “Superstorm Sandy” there is some good news for part of the economy. Yep, that’s construction, builders and the stores that supply them. As the...

The business of politics

With the economy the central issue in this year’s election, it’s not surprising that many companies have been mentioned by name on the campaign trail and in ads. But none have actually had to...