Samantha Shaddock

Before joining TheStreet.com in June 2007, Shaddock spent six years at The Dallas Morning News, where she worked as a copy editor and helped launch Quick, a publication for young commuters. She received her English degree from the University of Texas at Arlington.

Recent Articles By The Author

Health Stock Winners and Losers: Bristol, Glaxo

Bristol announces it will reaffirm its earnings guidance, and Glaxo acquires a 16% stake in South African firm Aspen Pharmacare.

Health Winners and Losers: AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca's blood-thinner outperforms Plavix in a late-stage trial, and Baxter's heparin is being investigated, according to a report.

AT&T Near Deal to Buy Alltel Assets: Report

AT&T is reportedly close to a $2.5 billion deal to buy pieces of Alltel Corp. from Verizon.

Chips Pummeled; Nvidia Swings to Loss

Widely held semiconductor stocks get a blistering, and Nvidia swings to a loss.

Google's Schmidt: Why Would I Leave Apple's Board?

Google's CEO says he doesn't plan to resign from Apple's board despite a federal antitrust investigation.