Tagged: Marketwatch

Friedman: CNBC playing a dangerous game

Friedman: CNBC playing a dangerous game

MarketWatch media columnist Jon Friedman laments what is happening on CNBC, particularly the stock portfolio contest that is being launched. Friedman argues that the stock contest takes away from the business cable network’s serious...

Dow Jones Internet strategy is tepid

Dow Jones Internet strategy is tepid

The Media Stock Blog, which gives no buy or sell recommendations, has a post from Douglas McIntyre, the former editor and publisher of Financial World magazine, that criticizes Dow Jones and its lackluster attempts...

SEC chairman to speak at SABEW conference

SEC chairman to speak at SABEW conference

Christopher Cox, chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission that’s embroiled in a media-rights dispute, on May 1 will speak to the annual conference of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. The...

Herb Greenberg and shorts

Herb Greenberg and shorts

Don Bauder writes in the San Diego Reader about MarketWatch.com columnist Herb Greenberg and his use of shorts as sources in the wake of the SEC subpoenas against Greenberg and a couple of other...