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Herb Greenberg

Editor, Herb Greenberg's Reality Check

Herb Greenberg is the editor of Herb Greenberg's Reality Check, a subscription newsletter designed to help investors better manage risk. He writes a daily blog for TheStreet's main free Web site and contributes to its Real Money's "Columnist Conversation" column as well as being a regular contributor for CNBC.

Greenberg has been a financial journalist for more than 30 years, working most recently as a senior stocks commentator on CNBC's business day programming and on He was also co-president of Greenberg Meritz Research & Analytics. He is a former weekend investor columnist for The Wall Street Journal and a former senior columnist for MarketWatch.

Prior to joining MarketWatch, Greenberg was senior columnist for TheStreet. He previously spent 10 years as the "Business Insider" columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and nearly seven years as Fortune magazine's monthly "Against the Grain" columnist. Before that, he was the New York financial correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and a financial reporter in its Chicago newsroom. Greenberg has held various positions at other media outlets including Crain's Chicago Business and the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

Greenberg holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Miami.

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Greenberg: Should Amazon Buy RadioShack or Best Buy?

By Herb Greenberg

Buying RadioShack or Best Buy could solve a problem for all.

12:22PM 09/16/14


Update Herbalife (HLF), Nu Skin (NUS), Usana (USNA): Avon Lowers the Boom on Multi-Level Marketing (Reality Check $)

By Herb Greenberg

Avon's decision to quit the Direct Selling Association may have wider implications for others in the business.

03:08PM 09/15/14


New Report: GameStop (GME) -- the Digital Divide (Reality Check $)

By Herb Greenberg

The trend toward digital downloads for video games is accelerating: a look at what game publishers themselves have to say about its effect on their industry.

10:31AM 09/15/14

Greenberg: RadioShack's Pathetic Spin Attempt in the Fine Print

By Herb Greenberg

The company has buried its liquidation talk.

12:06PM 09/12/14


Update Ulta (ULTA) – Another Good Quarter, but How Good? (Reality Check $)

By Herb Greenberg

Some curious items in the beauty product retailer's quarterly report bear watching.

07:20AM 09/12/14


Update Boulder Brands (BDBD) -- The Annie’s Acquisition (Reality Check $)

By Herb Greenberg

Though Annie may have commanded a rich price from General Mills, investors shouldn't jump to conclusions about Boulder Brands' prospects.

07:32AM 09/10/14

Greenberg: Alibaba Is Too Darn Complicated

By Herb Greenberg

A forensic accounting genie is needed to analyze this prospectus.

11:27AM 09/09/14

Greenberg: Bed Bath & Beyond Positioning for a Bid?

By Herb Greenberg

Analyst Ken Hackel said that's what the latest buyback indicates.

01:00PM 09/08/14


Note from Herb -- Castlight (CSTL), Republic Services (RSG), Rackspace (RAX), Bed Bath (BBBY) (Reality Check $)

By Herb Greenberg

An update on Watch List company Rackspace and additional news on companies of which investors should take note.

07:30AM 09/08/14

Conn's Crunched by Credit

By Herb Greenberg

Funny tweet this morning from Barbarian Capital:"$CONN discovers Marketing 101: giving stuff away works. SSS up double digits, credit performance collapses."

03:56PM 09/05/14

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