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

HBO Streaming Service Will End Television as We Know It

Oct. 16, 2014, 10:14 am EDT – Now that HBO has announced plans to free HBO from the cable and satellite box, other big cable channels may follow. More 

Time Warner: Now Is the Time to Tune In to TWX Stock

Oct. 2, 2014, 12:00 pm EDT – Despite some early weakness in its movie business this year, Warner Bros. will rebound later this year to bolster TWX stock. More 

MCD Stock Looks Tempting, But Ultimately Just Empty Calories

Sep. 18, 2014, 11:43 am EDT – MCD stock may be cheap and pay a fat dividend, but its a value trap. McDonald's has a lot of work to do before it's worth buying again. More 

CVS Health Looks Healthier After Quitting Tobacco

Sep. 8, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – CVS Health will lose sales from quitting tobacco, but should make up the difference from higher-margin businesses. More 

Why Walmart, Target Lose in Family Dollar Saga

Sep. 3, 2014, 12:00 pm EDT – Walmart and Target, which have been struggling to attract shoppers, in will lose regardless the winner of Family Dollar. More 

6 Stocks That Feed off Lower Corn Prices

Aug. 29, 2014, 10:40 am EDT – As corn prices plummet, prices for a range of commodities will follow suit -- and that will be a boon for these six stocks. More 

GE Stock Gets Another Renewable Energy Jolt

Aug. 22, 2014, 6:48 am EDT – The IRS' recent renewable energy decision has removed uncertainty that held up sales for GE's wind business, a key driver of growth. More 

Kohl’s Stock Bucks the Negative Trend in Retail

Aug. 14, 2014, 3:22 pm EDT – While other retailers like WMT and TGT continue to struggle, Kohl's posted quietly positive earnings for the latest quarter. More 

Pass on Gannett (GCI), Other Publishing Stocks

Aug. 7, 2014, 5:40 am EDT – Gannett's decision to split its newspaper business from its higher growth TV and web operations has added to an otherwise-dull sector. Investors, though, should stay on the sidelines. More 

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