Jonathan Berr
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Jonathan Berr has been a professional journalist since 1991. He has covered a wide variety of beats, ranging from to electric utilities to media conglomerates to tech companies.

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Recent Articles

Why Yahoo Might Never Be ‘Mobile’ Enough (YHOO)

Jul. 28, 2014, 9:05 am EDT – Yahoo's latest acquisition of ad targeting and analytics firm Flurry makes sense and is a necessary move, but YHOO is too far behind in the mobile race. More 

Fox-Time Warner Tie-Up Isn’t Too Crazy for Rupert Murdoch

Jul. 11, 2014, 10:15 am EDT – A marriage of FOXA and TWX isn't impossible as long as Rupert Murdoch is involved. The question is whether it would actually benefit shareholders. More 

World Cup Ads – Big Tourney, Big Money

Jul. 1, 2014, 10:30 am EDT – For U.S. advertisers, the World Cup isn't the Super Bowl when it comes to spending. It's a lot better. More 

Why You Should Buy Alibaba Stock After the IPO Date

Jun. 27, 2014, 9:45 am EDT – Recent tech IPOs show that it pays to wait -- something that investors to remember as the Alibaba IPO date looms. More 

Barnes & Noble Split – Why Have One Bad Company When You Can Have Two?

Jun. 25, 2014, 5:09 pm EDT – Separating two weak companies won't make Barnes & Noble any stronger. The future of BKS stock is bleak regardless of the spinoff. More 

Apple Stock Has Gotten Too Far Ahead of Itself

Jun. 17, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – Apple shares have surged on the company's plans to return more than $130 billion to shareholders. Investors, though, are demanding sustainable growth with better products. More 

3 Media Stocks to Buy Now

Jun. 9, 2014, 3:30 pm EDT – When it comes to media stocks, the case to buy Disney remains strong. But a couple more stocks look attractive, specifically TWX and DWA. More 

MCD Stock: Investors Shrug at McDonald’s Buyback Plans

May. 30, 2014, 10:30 am EDT – CEO Don Thompson will need to do more than raise the shareholder payout to entice investors to buy McDonald's stock. More 

Staples Disappoints, Continues Slide Toward Irrelevance

May. 21, 2014, 10:30 am EDT – Staples earnings were bleak and its future remains uncertain. Competition from rivals such as Amazon will only intensify. More 

3 More Mergers That Could Follow AT&T and DirecTV

May. 15, 2014, 9:20 am EDT – AT&T's bid to acquire DirecTV won't be the last we'll see of big deals to pick up TV providers. It's only a matter of when ... and who. More