The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal is an American English-language international daily newspaper with a special emphasis on business and economic news. It is published six days a week in New York City by Dow Jones & Company, a division of News Corp, along with the Asian and European editions of the Journal.The Journal is the largest newspaper in the United States, by circulation. According to the Alliance for Audited Media, it has a circulation of about 2.4 million copies (including nearly 900,000 digital subscriptions), as of March 2013, compared with USA Today's 1.7 million.
Posts about The Wall Street Journal
  • To Encrypt, Or Not To Encrypt, That Is The Question

    … breaches, including published attacks at white shoe firms like Cravath Swaine & Moore and Weil Gotshal & Manges. According to The Wall Street Journal, the goal of the hackers in those cases was to obtain information to facilitate insider trading. Second, cybersecurity costs money. And the culture in many law firms is to resist infrastructure…

    Michael E. Mccabe Jr./ IPethics & INsights- 17 readers -
  • Social Security Administration: Alabama by the Numbers

    …, which translates into roughly $293,500,000 annually. Also noted in the report is that Alabama’s labor force participation rate is the third lowest in the country at 57.1% and its May unemployment rate is tied for the 6th highest at 6.1%. Rounding out the top ten are: West Virginia – 8.9% Alabama – 8.5% Arkansas – 8.4% Kentucky – 8.2…

    Bond and Botes- 33 readers -
  • Chesapeake Energy Denies Bankruptcy Rumors

    … to force Aubrey McClendon out of the company he founded and the forerunner of shale oil exploration and production appears to have done little to save Chesapeake Energy. The Wall Street Journal reports that 2017 will see an increased wave of bankruptcy filings in the energy sector due to the game of chicken that is playing out between Mideast oil…

    Bond and Botes- 32 readers -
  • The Downside to Cheaper Gas

    … a few extra dollars each month to meet their needs. But this good fortune will come with a price, i.e. the drastic economic impact that has already begun affecting our oil and gas industry in this country. The Wall Street Journal reports that 2017 will see an increased wave of bankruptcy filings in the energy sector due to the game of chicken…

    Bond and Botes- 36 readers -
  • Bank of America, Others Accused of Market Manipulation

    … investors and covers the time period of 2007 through 2012. The Wall Street Journal reported in 2011 that bank regulators were investigating Bank of America and Citigroup for possible LIBOR manipulation. LIBOR is the acronym for the London Interbank Offered Rate and is an important benchmark for many loans. In February 2012 Reuters reported…

    Due Diligence- 46 readers -
  • Hospitals Liable for Medicare Fraud by Ambulance Services

    … also indirectly benefited by speeding up discharges. You can’t fill a hospital bed if a patient is still in it waiting for a ride. For their part, the hospitals all vehemently denied any wrongdoing. The Wall Street Journal reports that hospital operator Baptist Health claimed it did “nothing wrong,” yet paid $2.89 million to avoid the “inconvenience…

    Due Diligence- 33 readers -