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

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

Jun. 25, 2014, 5:09 pm EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 

WMT Stock – Why the Time Has Come to Buy Walmart

May. 13, 2014, 12:27 pm EST – Walmart (WMT), which has been a member of Wall Street's walking dead, might finally be ready to come back to life. More 

3 Dead-Money Blue Chips to Avoid

May. 12, 2014, 6:00 am EST – IBM, Coca-Cola, and McDonald's are certainly cheap stocks but they aren't good values, and investors should avoid these blue chips. More 

Avoid WFM Stock as Long as Mackey’s at the Helm

May. 7, 2014, 1:55 pm EST – Whole Foods stock is getting pounded today -- as well it should be. Myopic CEO John Mackey is ill-suited to navigate increasingly crowded waters. More 

The 4 Biggest Takeaways From Apple Earnings (AAPL)

Apr. 25, 2014, 1:36 pm EST – Now that we've had time to digest the latest Apple earnings report and split news, here are some of the biggest highlights, and how that translates for AAPL. More