Tagged: Obituaries

Abelson could move stock prices

The writer who critiqued Wall Street and companies the most during the last 30 years of the 20th century was Alan Abelson of Barron’s, whose death at age 87 was announced on Thursday. While...

Biz journalism legend Abelson has died

Business journalism legend Alan Abelson, who worked for Barron’s for the past 57 years, has died. Barron’s editor Ed Finn writes, “For many readers, there can be no substitute for Alan’s witty, wise and...

Ex-Newsweek biz writer dies at 90

Gerald Barry, a business journalist for Newsweek in the 1960s, died last week in Greenwich Village at the age of 90. Albert Amateau of The Villager writes, ‘In the 1950s, he worked for International...