Michael Gannon

Mike Gannon is a former managing editor of TheStreet, which he joined in March 2007 after spending more than six years as a reporter and editor for The Journal News in Westchester County, N.Y., most recently as an assistant metro editor. He earlier covered several political and government beats as a reporter, including the city of Yonkers. Earlier in his career, he covered venture capital, private equity and the IPO market for Thomson Financial┬┐s Venture Capital Journal and advertising for Sales-Fax, a small, independent trade weekly. He earned a B.A. in history from the College of the Holy Cross and an M.S. in journalism from Northwestern University┬┐s Medill School.

Recent Articles By The Author

Today's Outrage: Judge Swats Flyonthewall

A federal judge's ruling restricting the right of a financial news Web site to disseminate information about analyst rating changes flies in the face of the First Amendment and impairs the smooth operation of a free marketplace.

Obama Seeks to Limit the Size of Banks

Shares of the biggest banks were falling Thursday as President Obama was expected to announce a proposal to limit their size and risk-taking abilities.

Bank of America Picks Moynihan as CEO

Bank of America on late Wednesday said consumer banking head Brian Moynihan will succeed retiring Ken Lewis as CEO at the end of the year.

Wells Fargo to Repay $25B Bailout Aid

Wells Fargo said it would repay the government's $25 billion bailout investment after completing a $10.4 billion common stock offering.

Six 'Cash for Caulkers' Stocks

Six stocks that could benefit from the 'Cash for Caulkers' energy efficiency incentive program President Barack Obama advocated in a speech Tuesday.