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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Full Steam Ahead for RCL, Cruise Stocks

Jan. 28, 2014, 1:14 pm EDT – When I read that Royal Caribbean (RCL) was forced to cut one of its cruises short, it brought back memories, not very pleasant ones, of my last cruise when my family and I experienced a minor norovirus outbreak on a Carnival (CCL) ship before the largest cruiseship operator became notorious for it. Though it wasn’t... More 

MCD Stock – McDonald’s CEO Needs to Take the Wheel

Jan. 24, 2014, 9:30 am EDT – MCD stock continues to struggle, despite strong performances from its peers. And managers like McDonald's CEO Don Thompson aren't helping. More 

AMZN Stock: Amazon Is Making a $1 Billion Content Gamble

Jan. 23, 2014, 2:58 pm EDT – Amazon gave a "non-denial" denial about its plans to expand its digital content offerings. But what does more media mean for AMZN stock? More 

Disney Stock Gets a Boost From ‘Frozen’ Flick

Jan. 23, 2014, 9:18 am EDT – Disney's animated hit Frozen proves that the company still knows how to power Disney stock with smash hit films and merchandising. More 

YHOO: Can Marissa Mayer Recover From Her Biggest Blunder?

Jan. 17, 2014, 8:41 am EDT – Henrique de Castro -- a signature hire for Marissa Mayer -- is out at YHOO, and with a golden parachute to boot. Now more than ever, shareholders' patience is being tested. More 

Was YHOO the Belle of the CES Ball?

Jan. 16, 2014, 11:49 am EDT – Yahoo announced a few new projects at CES 2014, as the company continues struggling to grow its core advertising business. Here's what was announced. More 

TWC Buyout Bid: Is John Malone Cheap … or Shrewd?

Jan. 14, 2014, 11:51 am EDT – John Malone's lowball offer for Time Warner Cable was rejected quickly, but he has room to raise the stakes for TWC. The question is: Will he? More 

Is CMCSA Beating the Cord Cutting Trend?

Jan. 13, 2014, 12:39 pm EDT – Customers can complain about Comcast all they want, but CMCSA has stopped the bleeding and added video customers for the first time in six years. More 

Alibaba: “Secret Weapon” for YHOO, or Potential Liability?

Jan. 8, 2014, 10:00 am EDT – YHOO shareholders are pinning their hopes on Yahoo's stake in Alibaba. But is Alibaba really a secret weapon, or just a liability? More 

Yahoo Acquisitions – PeerCDN Won’t Be Enough for YHOO Stock

Dec. 19, 2013, 9:25 am EDT – PeerCDN has joined the ever-growing list of Yahoo acquisitions. But unfortunately for YHOO stock holders, it won't be enough to save Yahoo's core business. More