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

Kohl’s Stock Bucks the Negative Trend in Retail

Aug. 14, 2014, 3:22 pm EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 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