Dan Freed

Dan Freed has been covering Wall Street since 2000. He has been a reporter for Wall Street Letter, BondWeek, Corporate Financing Week, Real Estate Finance & Investment, Investment Dealers' Digest and Institutional Investor magazine. He has also published freelance writing in New York Press and The New York Sun. He graduated from Northwestern University with a B.A. in English.


Recent Articles By The Author

BofA Hits Snag in Stress Tests as Banks Announce Buybacks, Dividends

BofA Hits Snag in Stress Tests as Banks Announce Buybacks, Dividends

Bank of America must resubmit its capital plan following the second round of Federal Reserve stress tests for 31 systemically important banks.

Immelt's $37 Million Pay Package Shows He's Still the Boss

Immelt's $37 Million Pay Package Shows He's Still the Boss

General Electric CEO and Chairman Jeff Immelt's job appears secure, at least for now.

Credit Suisse Bets on Asset Management and Emerging Markets

Credit Suisse Bets on Asset Management and Emerging Markets

New CEO Tidjane Thiam is not Swiss but he is culturally closer to the Swiss than outgoing CEO Brady Dougan.

Why Goldman Sachs' Share Repurchases Matter to Investors

Why Goldman Sachs' Share Repurchases Matter to Investors

Ordinarily, investors shouldn't get too excited about share buybacks, but when it comes to Goldman Sachs, they may be the investment bank's only hope of boosting its share price.

More Regulatory Trouble for Debt Collectors as Navient Loses Contract

More Regulatory Trouble for Debt Collectors as Navient Loses Contract

Debt collectors are facing increasing scrutiny from the government, leading to uncertainty for investors.

General Electric Tells Analysts CEO Immelt Won't Be Replaced

General Electric Tells Analysts CEO Immelt Won't Be Replaced

Investor relations executives at GE have been poking fun at an analyst report that says CFO Jeff Bornstein could replace Jeff Immelt within a year.

Who Is Whitney Tilson? Buffett Disciple Shorts Lumber Liquidators

Who Is Whitney Tilson? Buffett Disciple Shorts Lumber Liquidators

For a fan of Warren Buffett, 48 year-old hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson sure picked an odd way to get attention.

Warren Buffett Still Sees a 'Motherlode' of Investing Opportunities in America

Warren Buffett Still Sees a 'Motherlode' of Investing Opportunities in America

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett called 2014 "a good year for Berkshire on all major fronts except one" and repeated his mantra that a "motherlode of opportunies runs through America."

Why Warren Buffett Is Still So Important to Investors Today

Why Warren Buffett Is Still So Important to Investors Today

The more complex the investing world gets, the more appealing Berkshire Hathaway's chairman becomes.

8 Financial Stocks That Are Thriving on Market Volatility

8 Financial Stocks That Are Thriving on Market Volatility

The rise in volatility over the past six months has given a big lift to shares of exchanges and other financial-market toll takers.