Nat Worden

Nat Worden is a Vice President with GoodWorks Insurance, a full-service insurance brokerage and financial services firm serving New England, New York and beyond with offices throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts. Nat was previously employed as an investment professional with Clear Harbor Asset Management after working at Dow Jones & Co. as a financial journalist covering media and technology for The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires. Before that, he spent five years at TheStreet covering the Federal Reserve, the stock market, hedge fund activists, private equity, media, technology and other sectors. Nat's reporting and writing has also appeared in news outlets such as The New York Times, CNN Money, SmartMoney, Newsday and Venture Capital Journal, and he has been a guest on CNBC and National Public Radio. In 2008, he won a New York Press Club Award for a series investigating the financial dealings of major presidential candidates,. Nat graduated from Colorado College in 1999 before receiving a Master's degree in Journalism and Business and Economics from New York University. He completed an internship at the National Journalism Center in Washington, DC and worked at Forrester Research, a technology-oriented market research firm in Cambridge, Mass.

Recent Articles By The Author

Beware of the Bond Bubble

Beware of the Bond Bubble

Fear is driving investors into the Treasury market and inflating the bubble.

Business Should Lead the Fight Against Junk Food

Business Should Lead the Fight Against Junk Food

Does selling bucket-sized soft drinks really make economic sense?

Data Signal a Housing Bottom

Data Signal a Housing Bottom

If Buffett is right, and the housing market has begun a recovery, today's stock prices are a long-term bargain.

Market Checkup Time: Go Smell the Roses

Market Checkup Time: Go Smell the Roses

It's time to step back, take stock of the recent pullback in the market and see if there are any good deals.

Value Investing: Cardinal Rule or Best-Kept Secret?

Value Investing: Cardinal Rule or Best-Kept Secret?

Figuring out what things are worth then paying less for them is widely preached, seldom practiced, with the exception of Joel Greenblatt.

A New Threat to the Financial Industry's Status Quo

A New Threat to the Financial Industry's Status Quo

SigFig's founders aim to turn trickle of investors choosing independent, lower-cost advisers into a flood.

Rethink Groupthink: Sheep Get Slaughtered

Rethink Groupthink: Sheep Get Slaughtered

If you seek mediocrity, follow the masses. But if you aspire to make great investment decisions, be a contrarian, or find one you admire.

Netflix: Great Company, Bad Investment

Netflix: Great Company, Bad Investment

Netflix's strategy has always been fraught with risk.

Profit and Help Children: A Win-Win Event

Profit and Help Children: A Win-Win Event

The Ira Sohn Conference is a star-studded, news-making affair in finance. Funds fight kids' cancer and the price is tax-deductible.

Proxy Voting in the Digital Age

Proxy Voting in the Digital Age

Don't be surprised to see more companies embracing social media as part of the proxy process.