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

Conservatives and Liberals Agree: Film Subsidies Are a Waste

Feb. 28, 2014, 9:41 am EDT – Netflix is pressing for subsidies for its third season of House of Cards. But if there's one thing Congress agrees on, it's that film subsidies are a waste. More 

Could the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Pact Lead to a la Carte TV?

Feb. 26, 2014, 7:01 am EDT – The big Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger that many expect will hamper consumers might end up giving us what we've wanted all along. More 

PEP Stock: Snack Spinoff Wouldn’t Help Much

Feb. 25, 2014, 11:32 am EDT – Nelson Peltz thinks PepsiCo should spin off its snacks business. But the proposed benefits for PEP stock aren't as clear-cut as they seem. More 

5 CEOs Who Might Not Last Until 2015

Feb. 20, 2014, 12:26 pm EDT – Chief executives don't actually have a long shelf life on average, but these five CEOs might be out quicker than most. More 

Comcast-Time Warner Cable: CMCSA Makes a $45.2B Gamble

Feb. 13, 2014, 12:13 pm EDT – Comcast is making a huge wager that a merger with Time Warner Cable will not only pass antitrust muster ... but that it'll even work. More 

No Merger? No Reason to Buy Sprint Stock, TMUS

Feb. 12, 2014, 2:31 pm EDT – Telecom is a bitter business. Without a deal joining Sprint and T-Mobile, Sprint stock and TMUS stock will have a hard time building long-term momentum. More 

Comcast Stock Won’t Win Gold With 2014 Olympics

Feb. 6, 2014, 2:46 pm EDT – The 2014 Olympics are a nice thing for Comcast to brag about, but it doesn't bring any value to CMCSA stock. In fact, they might even hurt it. More 

YUM: Walk — Don’t Run — Into Yum Brands

Feb. 5, 2014, 10:10 am EDT – Yum Brands is touting big earnings growth and the stock is attractively valued, but a few questions surrounding YUM stock are at least a cause for pause. More 

BA Stock: Don’t Sweat Boeing’s Earnings Guidance

Jan. 29, 2014, 3:03 pm EDT – Boeing spooked investors with its earnings guidance, but the company has always been conservative about its outlook for BA stock. More 

YHOO: Has Marissa Mayer Finally Lost Her Shine?

Jan. 28, 2014, 6:27 pm EDT – Patience for Marissa Mayer might finally be wearing thin, as investors dropped YHOO stock following declines in revenue and lousy guidance. More