NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TheStreet (NASDAQ: TST) , a leading digital publisher of investment and financial news, today announced that it ranks first among financial media websites for delivering Certified Financial Advisors, according to the most recent comScore Media Metrix analysis ( November 2012). TheStreet also leads financial media sites including Forbes.com, WSJ.com, Bloomberg.com, Yahoo! Finance, and CNNMoney in delivering financial professionals and high net-worth educated investors.
Looking at financial media sites, TheStreet ranks:
#1 for Certified Financial Advisors- TheStreet audience is 263% more likely to have the job title Certified Financial Advisor when compared to the U.S. internet population and ranks first amongst financial media websites for delivering this demographic (Index: 363)#1 for High Net-Worth Investors- TheStreet audience is 47% more likely to have a portfolio valued at over $500K when compared to the U.S. internet population and ranks first amongst financial media sites for delivering these high net-worth investors. (Index: 147) #1 for Business Decision Makers- TheStreet ranks first amongst financial media sites for delivering business decision makers with the job title VP, Director, or Manager (Index: 119) #1 for Educated Consumers- TheStreet is audience is 26% more likely to have a college degree when compared with the U.S. internet population and ranks first amongst financial media sites for delivering these educated consumers and investors (Index: 126) "Our mission at TheStreet is to provide actionable news and analysis from various experts on investing and personal finance," said James R. Freiman, Senior Vice President of Business Development & Strategy at TheStreet. "Certified financial advisors recognize that the tools and insights we offer at TheStreet help their clients gain a competitive edge; these comScore results validate that." TheStreet also ranks in the Top 3 among financial media sites for:
- Finance Professionals (Index: 339, Rank: #2)
- Household Income $100K+ (Index: 159, Rank: #3)
- Portfolio Value $1M+ (Index: 181, Rank: #3)
- More than 10 Online Brokerage Transactions per Month (Index: 466, Rank: #3)
- Checks Stock Quotes Online Multiple Times per Day (Index: 242, Rank: #2)